Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology

Job Posting: Associate and Assistant Professor Positions at the National Institute of Informatics (Japan)

April 18, 2018

The National Institute of Informatics, Research Organization of Information and Systems (Tokyo, Japan) is currently hiring for several Associate and Assistant Professor positions. 

The expected position start date is April 1, 2019, with a 5-year tenure and the possibility of a 5-year extension.


Applicants should have sufficient ability and experience to engage in original, progressive research and to develop information systems and new concepts in their chosen field.

In principle, applicants should hold or expect to hold a doctoral degree by the appointment date. An equivalent qualification in the fields of philosophy, humanities, or social sciences is also acceptable.

The preferred research topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Principles of Informatics
  • Information Systems Architecture
  • Digital Content and Media Sciences
  • Information, Society and Humanity
Applications must be received by mail by May 31, 2018. For more information about these positions and how to apply, please visit the NII academic employment website or see the full call document attached below:
* academic_employment2018 (1).docx
NII Assistant and Associate Professor Positions Call Document

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