Center for Southeast Asian Area Studies, Kyoto University, Professor (Human and Social Sciences) Recruitment
|Job type||Faculty Consortium for Area Studies, Professor (Human and Social Sciences)|
|Number of positions||1 Position|
|Work location||Center for Southeast Asian Area Studies, Kyoto University
（Address: 46, Shimoadachi-cho, Yoshida Sakyo-ku, Kyoto）
|Job information||The employed professor will be responsible for working under the CSEAS research mission and promoting jointresearch
CSEAS encourages applications from researchers of international repute who specialize in the society, culture
and history of maritime Southeast Asia and beyond and who have experience in field-based study using the
vernacular language and experience in leading international and multidisciplinary joint projects. The applicant is
expected to take a leading role in further internationalizing the Center. Working knowledge of Japanese is desirable.
|Starting date||April 1, 2020 or later|
|Employment status||Tenured position|
|Probation Period||6 months|
|Duty hour and Holiday||Discretionary Labor System for Professional Work. (7 h 45 min/day, 38 h 45 min/week.）
Holidays: Saturday, Sunday, National holidays, University Founding Day, Summer Holidays and Year-end and New
Year holidays (Dec. 29 to Jan. 3)
|Salary||To be determined in accordance with Kyoto University regulations.|
|Allowance||To be determined in accordance with Kyoto University regulations.|
|Social insurance||MEXT Mutual Association of Health Insurance, employee pension insurance, employment insurance, and industrial accident compensation insurance|
・Please send by mail the materials listed below (1)-(7). On the front side of the envelope, please write in red ink
“Application for Professor Position (Human and Social Sciences)“.
・Alternatively, please send by e-mail the materials listed below (1)-(7) as PDF files. If submitting by e-mail, in the subject line, please include the line “Application for Professor Position (Human and Social Sciences)”.
・You can write in any format.
1) A curriculum vitae including e-mail address, postal mail address, education records starting from high school,
|Application period||August 21, Wednesday, 2019 Deadline for receipt|
|Selection procedures||Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee. Interviews or seminars may be conducted after reviewing applications in early October. Applicants who are based overseas will be asked to participate in a Skype interview.|
|Contact address / Inquiries||Recruitment Committee (Human and Social Sciences), Center for Southeast Asian Area Studies, Kyoto University
46, Shimoadachi-cho, Yoshida Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8501 JAPAN
1) The personal information provided in the submitted documents will be used solely for recruitment and not for any other purpose.
2) Application documents will not be returned.
3) Kyoto University guarantees equal opportunities for all individuals regardless of nationality or gender.
4) Kyoto University promotes equal opportunities in gender and strongly encourages applications from female candidates.