JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Hitotsubashi University

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Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study (HIAS)
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Full time) or Specially Appointed Research Associate (Full time)

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469199
Date Posted: 03/29/2022
Date Inactive: 05/03/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Full time) or Specially Appointed Research Associate (Full time)
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Kunitachi, Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Salary Range: Annual Salary: Approximately JPY 5,000,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study (HIAS), Hitotsubashi University invites your application for Postdoctoral Research Fellows positions starting from 1st of July (the start data is negotiable) 2022 to 30th June 2027 in any field of economics and their related fields.

All applicants should refer to the official announcement about this position at

[Qualifications (required skills, experiences etc.)]
Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Economics, Business and their related field within three months after the time of appointment. The working language is English or Japanese. While written and oral communication skills in Japanese are not necessary, intercultural communicative competence necessary to carry out their responsibilities effectively in a Japanese university environment is desirable.

5:00 p.m. Monday 2nd, May, 2022, Japan Standard Time (JST)
We will start reviewing application materials immediately after this posting and may close the search even before the deadline when the positions are filled.

[Contact Detail]
HIAS Planning Office
Should you have any questions, please contact us by email, with “Inquiry regarding HIAS PD” in your email subject line.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 05/02/2022
Application Instructions:
Please prepare a single PDF file that contains the following documents 1 through 4 and send it by email to
Please put “Application for HIAS PD” in the subject of the email.
Applications are accepted by email only.

[Application documents]
1.Cover Letter
2.Curriculum Vitae
3.One to three papers
4.Application Form
Available at
5.Two or more reference letters.
The letters must be sent directly from the referees by email to by the application deadline. You could apply without reference letters. However, when you apply without letters, we may still ask you to arrange letters as we find it necessary.

Note: All documents must be written in English or Japanese.