Call for Assistant professor

Assistant professor position from September 1, 2015 (negotiable) is now available:

The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relevant discipline (such as Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Operations Research, Game Theory, Micro Economics), and established track record evident by publication in top quality conferences and/or journals. Expertise in one or more of the following areas is a must: multiagent systems, algorithm, combinatorial optimization, mechanism design, game-theory, and micro economics.

Gross salary per annum (including taxes, insurances and other things) will be about JPY 4,500,000. The exact amount will be decided in accordance with the University's employment regulations, the successful applicant's past accomplishments, etc.

The application process will remain open until the position is filled by a suitable candidate. Interested applicants should submit the following to Professor Makoto Yokoo (recruit <at>
(1) Academic CV, including names and contact details of 2 referees.
(2) A 1-page "statement of interest", explaining the applicant's interest in the project.
(3) Five "representative papers" describing the applicant's research.
If possible, please also include a link to a website with an online version of your PhD thesis and relevant publications (e.g., your professional homepage).

A confirmation will be sent when the application is received. Incomplete or generic applications will be ignored.

May 31, 2015

The screening process consists of:
(1) the initial application review
(2) skype interviews for the applicants who make it past the initial review.

Please contact Professor Makoto Yokoo
(recruit <at>