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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term : Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I) , Materials Data and Integrated System(MaDIS), Data Science Group

2018.02.05 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I) Materials Data and Integrated System(MaDIS), Data Science Group 
Job Summary Development of new materials by data driven approaches. Develop data analytic methods and recommendation systems for exploring new functional compounds.
Qualification *The applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree in the field of science or engineering.
We are seeking a postdoctoral researcher who will pursue computational challenges using data mining, machine learning, recommendation systems, and imperfection data analysis for the development of new materials search. The works will involve computer programing and advanced applications of data mining, machine learning, recommendation systems, and imperfection data analyses. We especially welcome self-motivated individuals who have analyzed functional materials using first-principles calculations.
Starting Date As soon as possible after April 1st, 2018
Term One year (Extension possible up to 2 years depending on his/her performance)
Work Place Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(JAIST)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Followed by NIMS regulations. (National Insurance is included.)
How to Apply Email or post following items:
  • CV with your photo
  • List of publications
  • Brief summary of your research accomplishments and research plans (2 page / A4 size)
  • Reprints of three selected papers
  • Name, affiliation and contact details of at least two referees
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Delivery Address Mr. Junichi KASAI
Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
E-Mail: KASAI.Junichi=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@")
Deadline As soon as the position is fulfilled.
How to Judge Document screening and a subsequent interview will be organized.
Contact to
Dr. Dam Hieu Chi
Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
E-Mail: dam=jaist.ac.jp(Please change "=" to "@")
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047, JAPAN
TEL.+81-(0)-29-859-2000
FAX.+81-(0)-29-859-2029