Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, University of Tokyo

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Position ID:UTokyo-KavliIPMU-MATHE2017 [#9053]
Position Title: Associate or Full Professor in Mathematics
Position Location:Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8583, Japan [map]
Subject Areas: Physics
Appl Deadline:2017/04/21 (posted 2017/03/31, listed until 2017/09/30)
Position Description:    

The Kavli IPMU invites applicants for an Associate or Full professor position(s) in the field of mathematics. The successful candidate is expected to take a leadership role in the mathematics research at Kavli IPMU, and create a strong synergy between mathematics and other research fields of Kavli IPMU: theoretical and experimental particle physics, cosmological physics, astronomy, and statistics to pursue our goal. We are particularly interested in candidates with broad interests to interact with scientists in other fields at Kavli IPMU. 

We seek to build a diverse, highly interactive membership and female and international applicants are strongly encouraged.

The application should include a CV, research statement, publication list, and at least six letters of recommendation. They should be uploaded at

 The search is open until filled, but for full considerations please submit the applications and letters by April 21st, 2017.

Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU), The University of Tokyo Institutes for Advanced Study, is an international research institute with English as its official language established in October 2007. The goal of the institute is to discover the fundamental laws of nature and to understand the universe from the synergistic perspectives of mathematics, theoretical and experimental physics, astronomy, and statistics.

Kavli IPMU is on the Kashiwa campus of the University of Tokyo. More than a half of its full-time scientific members come from outside Japan. Its annual budget is approximately $13M. Kavli IPMU has a satellite in Kamioka to maintain close connection with groups working on underground experiments.

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Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe
The University of Tokyo
5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8583, Japan

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