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01-26-2007, 05:14 PM
Three Tenure Track Associate or Assistant
Professor Positions for Biomedical
Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai,


Tohoku University is seeking young scientists who are eligible to be
independently engaged in research of biomedical engineering, for example
artificial organs, biomaterials, biomechanics, medical imaging, medical
informatics, medical robotics, nanomedicine, tissue engineering and/or
related areas. We encourage women and foreigners to apply.
The successful applicants are expected to be enrolled in a gProgram
of Frontiers of Advanced Interdisciplinary Areah that is sponsored by
Ministry of Education, Science, Culture, Sports and Technology, Japan.
This program covers the period of 2006 through Mar. 31, 2011, and offers
annual salaries for three tenure track researchers and three additional
researchers (postdoctoral fellows or technicians). Financial supports
equipments and reagents are also awarded. During or at the end of the
program, the researcher will be able to obtain tenured positions after
evaluation by the committee.

Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae, a publication
PDF files of major papers (less than 5), summary of previous
activities as
well as future research plans in about 1,000 words, a list of
scientific grants
awarded previously, and three recommendation letters (or names and
contact information of three references) to :

Masaaki Sato, Professor (sato@bml.mech.tohoku.ac.jp)
Department of Biomechanics and Robotics, Graduate School of
Engineering, Tohoku University, 6-6-01, Aza-Aoba, Aramaki, Aoba-ku,
Sendai 980-8579, Japan

Deadline for application is March. 30, 2007. A committee consisted by
intra- as well as extramural members will select successful applicants
through paper-review and interview.

Masaaki SATO, Professor, Associate Dean of Engineering
Department of Bioengineering and Robotics
Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
6-6-01 Aramaki-Aoba, Aoba, Sendai 980-8579, Japan
Phone: +81-22-795-6942, Fax: +81-22-795-6943
E-mail address: sato@bml.mech.tohoku.ac.jp