Open Faculty Positions (OIST, Japan)

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Application deadline: 

Monday, October 30, 2023

Experience a new model of scientific freedom in an innovative university.

The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology ( is an English-speaking and dynamic graduate-only university in Japan. We are inviting applications for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions.

We provide:

  • Sustained funding for your scientific vision
  • Fully funded PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, lab techs, and staff scientists
  • No faculty hierarchies or departments
  • World-class core facilities and expert support staff
  • Support for amplifying your scientific impact (e.g., technology transfer, outreach, collaborations, etc.)
  • Full administrative support
  • An international environment with a global reach
  • Application documents:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV, including a publication list
  3. Research statement (2-4 pages)
  4. If you are longlisted, we will ask you to submit teaching and diversity statements, and arrange for the submission of three reference letters.

    Application deadline: October 31, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Time)

    For more information, please visit our website: