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Postdoctoral Researcher A few positions are available.

Fixed Term : Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials

2018.05.31 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People A few positions are available.
Affiliation Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials 
Job Summary
Fundamental studies on Innovative Next Generation Batteries, especially Lithium Air Battery, including mechanistic study of electrode/cell reations and novel materials development.
Qualification The applicant should have (or is expected to have) a PhD degree.
Strong desire for the fundamental studies on innovative next generation batteries with experiences in at least one of the following fields: surface science, electrochemistry, materials science, analytical chemistry, spectroscopy and computational science.
Starting Date As soon as possible after June 1st, 2018 (negotiable)
Term One year(Extension possible up to 3 years depending on his/her performance)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki –site (Tsukuba city, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system), 5days a week
Holiday Saturdays, Sundays, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply According to NIMS regulation.  Basic annual salary is about 4 - 5 M JPY/year depending on qualifications.
How to Apply Email following items:
  1. CV with your photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Copy of your three main papers
  4. Summary of recent research activities and proposed research plans (up to 2 pages in A4 size)
  5. Name, affiliation, and contact details of at least two referees
Submitted documents will not be returned.  Personal information will be used or disclosed only for the purposes of screening.
Delivery Address Same as contact bellow
Deadline Until qualified candidates are found.
How to Judge After document screening, short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Contact to
Dr. Shoji Yamaguchi / Prof. Kohei Uosaki
Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials
National Institute for Materials Science
1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, JAPAN
+81-29-860-4397

E-Mail: YAMAGUCHI.Shoji=nims.go.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
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