Associate Professor, Lecturer, or Assistant Professor(Health Sciences(Nursing)) Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Science
Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Science

[Explanation of institution (recruitment background, institution details, explanation of project, etc.)]
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences seeks applications for 1 Associate Professor,Lecturer or Assistant professor position.

[Field of Specialization]
Health Care for Adult

[Subject in charge]
・Undergraduate level (general education courses): General education seminar, etc.
・Undergraduate level (discipline specific courses):Adult health care and nursing, Adult nursing exercises/practices, Comprehensive practices, Graduation thesis, etc.
・Graduate level (master's programs): Lecture on Chronic Care & Family Nursing, etc.
・Graduate level (doctoral programs): Advanced Lecture on Chronic Care & Family Nursing, etc.

* In addition to the courses listed above, he or she may be asked to teach other general education courses and/or discipline specific courses in other departments and graduate schools.

[Address of work location and other information]
1-2-3, Kasumi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima 734-8553, Japan

[Number of positions]
Associate Professor, Lecturer, or Assistant Professor, one (1)
(Depending on the result of the performance reviews of the applicant at the time of employment, he/she may be decided on any of the following titles: Associate Professor with tenure; Associate Professor/Lecturer/Assistant Professor on Tenure Track System)

[Starting date]
The earliest possible date from April 1, 2020

[Tenure Track System]
Tenure-track faculty members will undergo a tenure review within six (6) months prior to completion of the term of appointment, and those who have successfully passed the review process will be granted tenure along with promotion either to associate professor or a lecturer.
Granting a candidate for tenure is subject to two reviewing process: an intermediate and final review. If a candidate is not granted tenure in final review, he/she will be dismissed from the university upon completion of the term of appointment.
If a candidate has taken a leave because of some life events such as delivering a baby, child-raising and caregiving, he/she may extend the term of appointment up to certain period according to the length of such leave.
*If you would like to know more about the standards for tenure review, please contact the office shown below for any enquiries.

Research field
Medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy
Medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy
All Medicine,dentistry,and pharmacy
Job type
Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level
Assistant Professor level
Employment status
Tenure-track position(s) , Period of employment:・7 years (in case of Associate Professor, Lecturer) ・5 years (in case of Assistant Professor)
Work location
Chugoku district - Hiroshima 

Applicants must satisfy all of the following requirements:
(1)Hold a nurse's license of Japan
(2)Have a clinical experience (preferably more than 3 years)
(3)Hold a doctorate or an equivalent degree by the time the appointment begins
(4)Have experience in supervising graduate students in a master's and/or doctoral program(s) in preparation of thesis/dissertation and be able to supervise master's and/or doctoral students in preparation of master's thesis and/or doctoral dissertations (preferably for application to Assistant Professor)
(5)Be able to teach classes and supervise students in English


[Salary, etc.]
(1)The monthly salary system or annual salary system will be applied to successful candidates.
*Currently, we are considering a new annual salary system, and if the new system is introduced at date of adoption, it will apply.
(2)Successful candidates may be reimbursed for travel expenses incurred for the trip from their home or former place of work to the new place of work to assume their post in accordance with the relevant regulations of Hiroshima University. For more information, please contact us.

[Work Hours]
If you are agreeable to the application of the Discretionary Labor System for Professional Work, you are deemed to work for 7 hours and 45 minutes a day and 38 hours and 45 minutes a week.

Saturday and Sunday, National Holidays, 12/29 to 1/3

[Social Insurance]
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid Association,
Employment insurance, Workers' compensation insurance

Other details depend on the Hiroshima University regulations.


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