Jobs


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:


September 24, 2021, Assistant Professor NEW

Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Division of Marine Bioresource and Environmental Science

Research field: Marine-ecosystem dynamics and conservation using seabirds as top-predators 

Closing date: November 24, 2021 (JST 5:00 PM)


September 21, 2021, Professor or Associate Professor (multiple positions available) NEW

Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics

Research field: Analysis and related fields

Closing date: December 8, 2021 (JST)


September 21, 2021, Professor or Associate Professor (multiple positions available) NEW

Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics

Research field: Geometry and related fields

Closing date: December 8, 2021 (JST)


September 21, 2021, Professor or Associate Professor (multiple positions available) NEW

Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics

Research field: Analysis and related fields

Closing date: December 8, 2021 (JST)


September 16, 2021, Assistant Professor 

Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Division of Marine Life Science

Research field: Marine Bioresources Chemistry 

Closing date: November 5, 2021 (JST 5:00 PM)


September 16, 2021, Assistant Professor 

Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Division of Marine Life Science

Research field: Fish disease control and prevention 

Closing date: November 5, 2021 (JST 5:00 PM)


September 16, 2021, Associate Professor 

Faculty of Fisheries Sciences, Division of Marine Life Science

Research field: Marine Chemical Resource Development 

Closing date: November 5, 2021 (JST 5:00 PM)


September 16, 2021, Specially Appointed Associate Professor or Professor 

Research Faculty of Media and Communication 

Research field: Linguistics/TESOL, Area Studies (American Studies, British Studies, Asian/Japanese Studies, etc.) or Media Studies 

Closing date: November 5, 2021 (JST 5:00 PM)


September 14, 2021, Professor 

Faculty of Science

Research field: Organic Chemistry and its related fields

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


September 14, 2021, Professor 

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Research field: Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine

Closing date: November 5, 2021 (JST)


September 14, 2021, Assistant Professor 

The Institute for Advancement of Higher Education

Research field: (1) Animal Physiology, Cell Biology

(2) Bioinformatics, Developmental Biology, Reproductive Biology, Neurophysiology, Neuroethology

Closing date: November 12, 2021 (JST)


September 14, 2021, Associate Professor 

Institute for Catalysis (ICAT)

Research field: molecular catalysis

Closing date: December 10, 2021 (JST)


September 9, 2021, Postdoctoral Fellow (Yoshioka Group)

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Informatics, Computational Chemistry

Closing date: Until filled


September 9, 2021, Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Nagata Group)

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Synthetic organic chemistry

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


September 3, 2021, Postdoctoral Fellow (Nagata Group)

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Synthetic organic chemistry

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


September 3, 2021, Postdoctoral Fellow (Mita Group)

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Synthetic organic chemistry

Closing date: Until filled


September 3, 2021, Assistant Professor 

Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies

Research field: Humanities

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 25, 2021, Professor 

Research Center for Integrated Quantum Electronics (RCIQE) 

Research field: Science and technology in compound semiconductor’s surfaces and interfaces for next generation quantum- and nano-electronics

Closing date: November 15, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Professor 

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Animal Function and Nutrition

Closing date: September 27, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Professor 

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Microbial Physiology

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Professor 

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Molecular Enzymology

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Associate Professor

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Genetic Engineering

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Associate Professor

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Land and Water Management

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Assistant Professor

Research Faculty of Agriculture

Research field: Systematic Entomology

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


August 23, 2021, Lecturer or Assistant Professor

Faculty of Science

Research field: Phylogeny, evolution and taxonomy of algae

Closing date: October 15, 2021 (JST)


August 12, 2021, Lecturer or Assistant Professor 

Faculty of Science

Research field: Planetary and space sciences

Closing date: October 15, 2021 (JST)


July 6, 2021, Professor 

Forest Research Station, Field Science Center for Northern Biosphere (FSC) 

Research field: Forest ecosystem function and biogeoscience. 

Closing date: September 30, 2021 (JST)


June 21, 2021, Professor 

Institute for Catalysis (ICAT)

Research field: Catalytic chemistry

Closing date: October 29, 2021 (JST)


June 7, 2021 Postdoctoral Fellow

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Chemoinformatics

Closing date: Until filled


April 8, 2021 Specially Appointed Assistant Professor

Research field: Informatics, Computational Chemistry

Closing date: Until filled


February 22, 2021, Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Ito Group) 

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Organic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry 

Closing date: Until filled


January 18, 2021,Postdoctoral Fellow

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Polymer and soft matter

Closing date: Until filled


January 18, 2021, Postdoctoral Fellow(2 openings)

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Asymmetric catalysis

Closing date: Until filled 


December 11, 2020, Specially Appointed Assistant Professor

Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD)

Research field: Synthetic organic chemistry, supramolecular chemistry, coordination chemistry, quantum chemical calculation, machine learning

Closing date: Until filled




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 24, 2021

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