Postdoctoral Position FILLED May 2014 Postdoctoral Position FILLED Apr 2015 Postdoctoral Position FILLED Jul 2017
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology was established in September 2005 to conduct top notch interdisciplinary research in science & technology. OIST is committed to being international with more than 50% of researchers from outside Japan, and English as the official language. With recent faculty hires from world leading institutes including Harvard, Caltech, Berkeley, Univ. of Tokyo, Univ. of Cambridge, ETH-Zurich and others, OIST represents over 29 countries and seeks to become a global hub of innovative interdisciplinary science & technology. OIST is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women. For more information, visit http://www.oist.jp or see an introductory movies about the institute at http://www.youtube.com/oistedu.
Okinawa is a sub-tropical chain of islands located south of mainland Japan, within a three hour flight of Tokyo, Shanghai, Seoul, Taipei. It offers excellent recreational activities like water skiing, sea kayaking, scuba diving; beautiful coral reefs with one fourth of the worlds coral diversity; opportunities to experience the vitality and history of the ancient Ryukyu culture ; as well as the energy of a modern, thriving city in downtown Naha. For more information see http://www.okinawastory.jp/en/ .