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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term : Research Center for Functional Materials

2017.01.24 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation Research Center for Functional Materials 
Job Summary This position is for research and development of high performance glasses and ceramics. In particular, this position is to obtain fundamental data for materials behavior, such as deformation behavior at high temperature, by microscopic spectroscopy and thermal analyses.
Qualification The applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree in the field of materials science, electrical engineering, or related field of science and engineering.
Starting Date April 1, 2017 (negotiable)
Term Half a year (Possibly up to 3 years)
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)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Followed by NIMS regulation. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
How to Apply Applications including:
1. CV with your photo,
2. Summary of your PhD work and research accomplishments (up to 3 pages / A4 size),
3. List of publications,
4. Reprints: PDF files of no more than 3 papers,
5. Name, affiliation, and contact details of at least two referees
Should be Emailed to the below contact person.
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Deadline February 15, 2017
How to Judge Short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews after document screening.
Contact to
Dr. Naoki Ohashi
Administration office,
Research Center for Functional Materials,
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS),
1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044 Japan.
Email: Ohashi.naoki=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
FAX.+81-(0)-29-859-2029