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Applications for the FY2023 Phoenix Postdoctoral Fellowships at Hiroshima University are now open. Candidates (Prospective Fellows) may apply for this program and the JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers or other similar programs at the same time but will not be eligible to receive both fellowships at the same time. Any field of study and any age are acceptable. Details are as follows:
The program will employ domestic and international researchers with outstanding research capabilities and provide them with opportunities to conduct joint research, have scientific discussions, and exchange opinions with outstanding researchers at Hiroshima University. The purpose of this program is to promote the researcher's own research, strengthen the University's research capabilities, activate international networks, and contribute to the development of international joint research in the future.
Candidates must meet the following requirements:
・have a doctoral degree or expect to obtain one by March 31, 2023
・have not been selected for other programs similar to this program (JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship, etc.)
※Simultaneous application with other similar programs is acceptable, but simultaneous acceptance is NOT allowed.
・be Japanese or from a country with which Japan has diplomatic relations (Taiwanese and Palestinians may also apply)
From the earliest possible date after April 1, 2023, to March 31, 2024
(This includes a six-month probationary period. The employment period may be renewed every fiscal year. The longest possible term of employment is until March 31, 2026.)
Regular salary: 6,000,000 yen per year.
Mutual aid association insurance, unemployment insurance, and workers' accident compensation insurance will be provided.
Relocation allowance *to be provided pursuant to Hiroshima University’s relevant regulations
Research allowance: 500,000 yen per year
(3) Working hours
Full-time work (in accordance with the University's "Regulations Concerning Appointment, Dismissal, Salary, Working Hours, Holidays, and Vacations for Contract Workers in Education and Research")