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Acceptance of Applications for the "Research Support System" (for 2016~17)


The Research Support System assists researchers who are having difficulty in securing sufficient time for research due to pregnancy or due to family responsibilities such as child-rearing or caring for a bed-ridden family member. The university employs research assistants to assist researchers in their research. Persons hoping for assistance from this support system are requested to apply as noted below:

Intended for

Full-time and part-time faculty members and researchers, regardless of gender and field of research at Osaka University and Fellows (PD/RPD) of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). (Please note that individuals with the status of student are not eligible.)

Application acceptance period

Tuesday, January 5 ~ Friday, January 22

Screening by interview

Thursday, January 28 (PM)

Support period

April 1, 2016 ~ March 31, 2017

For more details including how to apply, please view the Research Support System.


Support Office for Diversity Promotion in Human Resources (Gender Equality Promotion Division)
Department of General Affairs and Planning
Osaka University
TEL: 06-6879-4405
FAX: 06-6879-4406
Email: geoffice-gea(at)
(Please replace (at) with @ when contacting this address.)

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