MEMU EARTH LAB has prepared two forms of collaboration.

Join a
MEMU EARTH LAB
Workshop

✔︎ More than a month of involvement at Memu.

✔︎ Visiting Researcher Program tied to Grounding Research processes.

✔︎ Data production activities open to diverse media.

✔︎ Join through a particular topic, or medium-based organized workshops at Memu.

✔︎ For researchers, doctoral students, post-doc.

We aim to work with groups of individuals who bring diverse perspectives on Memu. Instead of traditional apply-accept application processes, small workshops – usually arranged in partnership with external, specialist organisations* – are held at Memu, which cultivate a mutual understanding amongst participants. After the workshop, the committed Visiting Researcher will return to Memu to undertake Grounding Research.

*While we are not closed to individual applications, it is recommended that potential Visiting Researchers approach us through an organizing institution..

Life as
60% Researcher
&40% Worker

✔︎ One full year involvement at Memu.

✔︎ Researcher at Work Program tied to Rooting Research processes.

✔︎ Social engagement based research activity.

✔︎ Join in with local activities, work at Memu Earth Hotel.

✔︎ For those who aim to take a year away from their current research path.

Our Researcher at Work Program assumes one year’s full time involvement at Memu, taking a form of Work-Study, working a contracted percentage of the time at – but not limited to – Memu Earth Hotel*, engaging in everyday local activities while the other percentage of the time is spent as a Researcher in Residence.

*Memu Earth Hotel is an independent business entity from MEMU EARTH LAB and The University of Tokyo.

Stay, Work,

Gather & Dine Together

Memu Earth Lab has prepared
two forms of collaboration.

1,Visiting Researcher Program

Join a MEMU EARTH LAB Workshop

2,Researcher at Work Program

Life as
60% Researcher & 40% Worker

✔︎ More than a month of involvement at Memu.

✔︎ Visiting Researcher Program tied to Grounding Research processes.

✔︎ Data production activities open to diverse media.

✔︎ Join through a particular topic, or medium-based organized workshops at Memu.

✔︎ For researchers, doctoral students, post-doc.

✔︎ One full year involvement at Memu.

✔︎ Researcher at Work Program tied to Rooting Research processes.

✔︎ Social engagement based research activity.

✔︎ Join in with local activities, work at Memu Earth Hotel.

✔︎ For those who aim to take a year away from their current research path.

We aim to work with groups of individuals who bring diverse perspectives on Memu.Instead of traditional apply-accept application processes, small workshops – usually arranged in partnership with external, specialist organisations* – are held at Memu, which cultivate a mutual understanding amongst participants. After the workshop, the committed Visiting Researcher will return to Memu to undertake Grounding Research.

*While is not closed to individual applications, it is recommended to be approached from an organizing institution.

Our Researcher at Work Program assumes one year’s full time involvement at Memu, taking a form of Work-Study, working a contracted percentage of the time at – but not limited to – Memu Earth Hotel*, engaging in everyday local activities while the other percentage of the time is spent as a Researcher in Residence.

*Memu Earth Hotel is an independent business entity from the Memu Earth Lab and The University of Tokyo.

Stay, Work,

Gather & Dine Together