Visiting program

(NEW) ERI Visiting Program :

Long-term and Short-term programs have been combined into one program.

ERI’s long-term and short-term visiting programs have been combined into one program, ERI Visiting Program. Now, we are calling for applications for visiting professors, researchers, and postdoctoral researchers for 2-12 months. The application deadline is Thursday, August 1, 2024. If you are interested in staying at ERI in 2025-2026, please apply for this call. Please note that only one application call is scheduled for this year (there will be no call for applications later this year).


Call for application for 2025-2026

Application Details for Visiting program [PDF]

Candidates are requested to submit on-line application form”

(Please create your account first.) 

The online – application site is open now.

■ Application Deadline: Thursday, August 1, 2024 

Important – Prior contact with an ERI faculty member is required in order to complete application. If you need assistance in finding a suitable host researcher at ERI, please contact us well in advance to discuss your research proposal with the host, by mid-July 2024. 

For inquiry: intl-office (at)

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Masa Kinoshita, Head of International Office(3:09)

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ERI Visiting program for researchers

From the latest version of ERI Newsletter plus digest [PDF]

The longer version of the above [PDF]

From the previous version of ERI Newsletter plus digest[PDF]

Previous Information

– September 28, 2020
Application result is planned to be announced by the end of October.
We received many applications.Thank you.

– July 27, 2020
Webinar session for ERI visiting researchers program
Date: 17:00, Friday, July 31, 2020 JST (~30 minutes)
Host: Masa Kinoshita, Head, International Office, ERI

July 31, 2020
On-demand Zoom Webinar (53:55)
Click here

– July 7, 2020
Currently there is no change in the program for 2021-2022. When the coronavirus outbreak is expected to continue, the visiting schedule may be discussed with successful candidates. Prior contact to host researcher at ERI is strongly recommended before applying for the program.