The following rules do not apply if the appointment is to begin on or after April 1, 2023, in accordance with the open recruitment procedure by RIKEN after October 17, 2022.

Work from home (telework) system

In open call announcements after May 8, 2023, the description “RIKEN has introduced telework as a temporary and special measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19. You may be asked to work from home according to the instructions of the institute. You can also choose to work from home with the permission of your supervisor.” will be replaced with “RIKEN has implemented a work-from-home system. Employees can work from home in accordance with the prescribed procedures.”.

*Note that the actual sections and text in the open calls will be revised accordingly.

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