Job Openings(Department of System Design Engineering)【Integration of Arts and Sciences】



Professor, Associate Professor, or Assistant professor
Department of System Design Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University, and Center for System Integration Engineering, School of Integrated Design Engineering, Keio University

Research Field:

Leading research in harmony between artificial systems and humans, society and environment based on interdisciplinary areas such as complex systems science, cognitive science, etc.


New courses, “Society, economy, culture and engineering”, etc


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree or are expected to obtain the degree upon arrival.
Japanese language skills are necessary for education.

Starting date:

April 1, 2022

Employment status:

The position is tenured.

Required documents:

  1. Curriculum vitae including professional and educational history (from high school onward), degrees, awards, and email address.
  2. Achievement list (books, original papers, commentary, international conference presentations, domestic conference presentations, articles, external funding status, etc.)
  3. Reprints of papers
  4. Outline of past research and reasons for applying (about one page in A4 size, diagrams can be used)
  5. Aspirations for the research contributions to the system design engineering (about one page in A4 size, diagrams can be used)
  6. Two references with names, affiliations, and contact details
  7. Contact details of the applicant


August 20, 2021 (Deadline for receipt)

Selection process:

First screening: document selection, Second screening: interview (from late September to early October).
The candidates for the second selection will be notified by e-mail in early September.

Where to submit:

Chair Prof. Toru Namerikawa
Department of System Design Engineering,
Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama, 223-8522
E-mail: Tel: 045-566-1731

- Please write “Application for Integration of Arts and Sciences” in red ink on the front of the envelope. Applications must be sent by registered postal mail.
- Application documents will not be returned.
- To prevent the spread of COVID-19, we can accept submissions by email. Please combine all the required document files into a zip file with password, and send the zip file to the above contact address.