Tokyo & Kyoto
ABOUT CROSS LABS
Ideal candidates share our excitement to understand the fundamental principles of intelligence, have a career interest in our core research questions and aim to eventually develop into a senior research fellow at Cross Labs, or continue these avenues of research at another institution after completing substantial work at Cross Labs. Ideal candidates will have:
Ideal candidates are:
To demonstrate research ability, we recommend candidates aim to do one or more of the following:
As an AI Scientist at Cross Labs, you will conduct research in a team of researchers in the heart of Tokyo or Kyoto, one of the most technologically, culturally, and intellectually active metropoles in the world. Your schedule will be very flexible – we focus on progress, not presence. Autonomous research initiatives are strongly encouraged, and you will be able to engage in a large variety of projects, with other researchers in the lab and a wide range of extended academic collaborators, depending on the current team efforts.
If selected, the positions will start within 2022. The shortest positions start with 1 year long, but are renewable each year up to 3 years. In certain cases, the tenure can be extended beyond the 3 years into a senior researcher position.
The main features of the job include:
Our researchers must be ready to collaborate closely with any of our affiliated research centers and academic institutions, including the University of Tokyo, the Earth-Life Science Institute (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Riken, and Hokkaido University. Students may be able to obtain academic degrees through their research at Cross Labs, in co-supervision with our research partners at universities. Please mention your interest in case you are a prospective student.
Although the requirements will differ depending on the research project, in addition to the criteria above, candidates should have:
HOW TO APPLY