Career: Research Position for Single Cell Biology by Using Mass Cytometry

August 28 2015

The newly established International Research Center for Medical Sciences (IRCMS) at Kumamoto University in Japan ( ) is directed to Single Cell Experiments in the field of Immuno-Hematology. Thus, we are seeking qualified applicants for research positions at the rank of Research Professor, Research Associate Professor or Assistant Professor. The positions are available beginning Dec 1, 2015, or as soon as possible thereafter. Appointments at this rank are for 5-year terms (Professor and Associate Professor), or 3-year terms (Assistant Professor) renewable upon review and approval (maximum of 10 years).



Applicants are required to have at least a Ph.D. or M.D. in biomedical sciences. Successful applicants will be expected to develop the single cell-based analysis to study medical biology. Candidates should have extensive experience and research programs at single cell biology by integrating advanced, state-of-the-art technologies of mass cytometry. Candidates should also speak in English at a native speaker level of fluency. Top applicants may be invited for a seminar/interview as a component of the selection process.


Application documents and deadline

Interested applicants are encouraged to assemble and submit an application packet composed of: (1) curriculum vitae with email address, photo and contact information; (2) a list of accomplishments; (3) a statement of research accomplishments; (4) a statement of research interests.


The packet should be sent no later than Sep 30, 2015 to the following address or e-mail address:


Director Toshio Suda, M.D., Ph.D.

International Research Center for Medical Sciences (IRCMS)

Kumamoto University

c/o Ms. Ester Yuko Tokunaga

2-2-1 Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto City 860-0811 Japan



For further inquiries, please contact Ms. Ester Yuko Tokunaga, e-mail: Please allow sufficient time to receive a response to your inquiries.

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