[ecoop-info] postdoc and PhD positions in programming languages at Tokyo Tech

Hidehiko Masuhara masuhara at acm.org
Thu Jan 2 09:07:09 CET 2014

We are looking for one postdoc researcher and one PhD student to join
the Programming Research Group (http://prg.is.titech.ac.jp/), lead by
Prof. Hidehiko Masuhara, at Department of Mathematical and Computer
Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology.  The posts are funded by a
JST CREST research project on Modularity for Supercomputing.  The
postdoc position is available immediately.  The PhD position is for
the terms from April 2014, but requires application by Jaunary 22,

The Programming Research Group is tasked with engaging in research on
modular software development techniques for supercomputing, especially
on design and implementation of domain-specific languages for
prototyping highly-parallel scientific applications and for
experimenting optimization techniques.  The project continues until
March 2017.  Candidates will be responsible for conducting research on
advanced techniques for software modularity related to the above
research topic.

* Postdoc position: Ideal candidates will posses a strong background
on programming languages, software engineering, and/or
high-performance computing.  Candidates must posses a PhD in computer
science or another close related discipline.

The position is available immediately.  The contract of appointment
will be renewed for each academic year, and can be extended up to
March 2017, subject to performance.  Salary will be about 4,000,000 up
to 5,000,000 Japanese Yen per year.

* PhD position: Ideal candidates will have some experience of
conducting research on programming languages, software engineering,
and/or high-performance computing.  The position is provided as a
Research Assistant for a PhD student at the Department of Mathematical
and Computing Sciences.  Salary will be about 2,000,000 Japanese Yen
per year.

Candidates must have a master degree or an equivalent in computer
science or a closely related subject.  Candidates must take the
entrance examination by the department for admission.  The application
deadline is January 21, 2014.  Detailed information can be found at:

Interested candidates for both positions are invited to send a
detailed CV via email to Hidehiko Masuhara (masuhara at acm.org).  Please
note that the deadline for the application to the PhD student is
approaching soon.

Hidehiko Masuhara
Department of Mathematical and Computing Sciences
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Mailbox W8-35, Ookayama 2-12-1, Meguro-ku, 
Tokyo 152-8552, Japan
Email: masuhara at acm.org
Phone: +81-3-5734-3228

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