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Physician of Heart Failure

Employment Details

The primary functions of the physician are the medical examination of patients in the Department, training and management of team members, and performing clinical research. The physician is responsible for a variety of heart failure-related conditions such as cardiomyopathy and valvular disease, and will be required to understand the pathology of such conditions using emergency cardiovascular medicine, examination of severe cardiovascular conditions, cardiac catheterization, and echocardiography.
We are seeking a physician with a strong desire in medical treatment and clinical research in these areas, with a proven track record as a physician of cardiovascular medicine.

Employment Start Date (term of office)

July 1, 2019 (negotiations possible)
Term of office is five (5) years from start date (renewals possible based on performance)

Open Positions

One (1) Physician of Heart Failure, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine

Application Materials

  1. Curriculum vitae (attached separately)
  2. Personal information form (attached separately)
  3. Academic achievement list (attached separately)
    Clearly distinguish between original articles, case reports, review articles, and books by year.
    Limit conference presentations to special or invited lectures, and symposia presentations.
    Choose three (3) original articles and attach one (1) reprint and six (6) copies of each publication.
  4. Letter of recommendation
  5. Copy of medical license
  6. Copy of proof of clinical training program completion (for those who obtained their medical license after April 2004)
  7. Copy of proof of graduation from university
  8. Copy of university diploma (Master, PhD)
  9. Copy of proof of appointment as a specialist, certified physician, or medical advisor

Salary and benefits

  • Salary: paid in accordance with the regulations of the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center
  • Eligibility for raise: once annually
  • Eligibility for bonus: twice annually (in June and December)
  • Allowances: transportation/commute, lodging, dependent support, overtime compensation, etc.
  • Employment terms: five (5)-day work week
  • Vacations: annual paid leave 20 days; special leave allowed for summer holidays, weddings, and before/after birth of a child
  • Severance pay: eligible if departing after six (6) months of employment
  • Other benefits: health, life insurance, labor insurance

Diversity Promotion

Women will be prioritized if the qualifications (employment history, research achievements, personality) are deemed equal.

Inquiries

Chisato Izumi, Director of Heart Failure, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center
TEL 06-6833-5012
Please visit http://www.ncvc.go.jp/english/ for more details.

Application Deadline and Submission Address

Received no later than March 18, 2019 (Monday).
Please write "Application for Physician of Heart Failure" on the envelope.

[Download]
Application materials [xlsx: 27KB]

[Submission address]
National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Human Resources Division
5-7-1 Fujishiro-dai, Suita, Osaka 565-8565, JAPAN
TEL 06-6833-5012 (extension 2293)

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