Jobs at Hokkaido University


Hokkaido University has a proud history of nurturing great research and innovation, and has produced some of the finest minds in academia and the professional world, culminating in a recent Nobel Prize winner.


Regardless of the work you do here, you’ll be encouraged to embrace a “Frontier Spirit” in an environment where there is never a shortage of inspiration. We encourage you to apply for a position, academic or administrative, here at Hokkaido University.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES : 



Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research Field: Animal production system

Recruitment for Assistant Professor

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Closing date: September 27th, 2018 (JST)


Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research Field: Plant nutrition

Recruitment for Profesor

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Closing date: September 27th, 2018 (JST)


Faculty of Engineering

Research Field: Indoor environment and energy system in plant factory

Recruitment for Postdoctoral Fellow

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Closing date: September 28th, 2018 (JST)


Faculty of Health Sciences

Research Field: Psychiatric and mental health nursing

Recruitment for Assistant Professor

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Closing date: September 28th, 2018 (JST)


Faculty of Health Sciences

Research Field: Radiological technology

Recruitment for Assistant Professor

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Closing date: September 28th, 2018 (JST)


Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research Field: Timber engineering

Recruitment for Professor

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Closing date: October 1st, 2018 (JST)


Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research Field: Forest bioresource technology

Recruitment for Professor 

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Closing date: October 1st, 2018 (JST)


Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research Field: Food process engineering 

Recruitment for Assistant Professor 

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Closing date: October 1st, 2018 (JST)


Graduate School of Dental Medicine

Research Field: Vascular biology and molecular pathology

Recruitment for Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

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Closing date: October 1oth, 2018 (JST)


Hokkaido University Museum

Research Field: Biodiversity study of botanical specimens

Recruitment for Assistant Professor 

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Closing date: November 1st, 2018 (JST)


Faculty of Environmental Earth Science

Research Field: Animal ecology

Recruitment for Assistant Professor 

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Closing date: November 9th, 2018 (JST)


Faculty of Environmental Earth Science

Research Field: Mammalian genetics and ecology

Recruitment for Assistant Professor 

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Closing date: November 9th, 2018 (JST)




For detailed information on living in Hokkaido, university working conditions, and employee accommodation, please take a look at our Handbook for International Researchers.


In addition, you may also want to view the Hokkaido University Code of Ethics in Education, as well as the Code of Conduct for Scientists at Hokkaido University.


Updated on   September 21, 2018

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