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Visiting Faculty Position

Visiting Faculty Position /Volcanology and Geothermal Sciences /Kyoto University, Japan

About the position

This section exchanges and accumulates interdisciplinary information relevant to geothermal sciences. It also promotes international cooperative work aimed at the development of new techniques in geothermal sciences. By 2016, we had invited 35 researchers from the region shown in a right map, and we are continuing the collaborative research with them as the important partners.

Recruitment advertisement of 2016FY

Kyoto University invites applications for a visiting Professor or Associate Professor in volcanology, geothermal sciences and related disciplines. The successful applicant is expected to work at Aso Volcanological Laboratory or Beppu Geothermal Research Laboratory, Kyushu, Japan. Attractive salary and traveling expenses are provided from the university. The position is opened on October 1, 2017, and the tenure is 3 to 12 months. The applicant should be 65 years old or younger when his/her term in this position has terminated. Inquire in advance to a member is encouraged. Send (1) CV including date of birth, nationality and publication list, (2) statement of research interests, (3) pdf files of 3 significant publications, (4) names and e-mail addresses of three references and (5) desired arrival date and place of assignment (Beppu or Aso) to Prof. Takahiro Ohkura through e-mail to VFP17* by March 1, 2017. For the details, please look at
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Guest Professors (1988 - 2015)

Guest Professors list in the past

Beppu Geothermal Research Laboratory

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Aso Volcanological Laboratory

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