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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 positions available

Fixed Term : Research Center for Structural Materials, High Strength Materials Group

2018.06.13 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 positions available
Affiliation Research Center for Structural Materials, High Strength Materials Group 
Job Summary Multiscale modeling of structural materials for process-oriented material design
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 and theoretical challenges to control macroscopic mechanical properties and its underlying microstructure within a process-oriented concept such as forging, powder metallurgy, additive manufacturing, etc. The works will involve computer programming and advanced applications of commercial software. We especially welcome self-motivated individuals with strong backgrounds in science / engineering.
Starting Date As soon as possible after September 1st, 2018.
Term 1 year (Possibly up to 3 years)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Sengen site(Tsukuba-ciry, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45minute (08:30-17:15) a day (negotiable as the flex-time system).
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Followed by NIMS regulations. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
How to Apply Send the following by e-mail or mail
  • CV
  • Brief summary of your research accomplishments (up to 3 pages)
  • List of publications
  • Name and addresses of at least two referees
Delivery Address All documents in electronic copy should be sent to Dr. Ikumu Watanabe.
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Deadline Until a qualified candidate is found.
How to Judge After documentary examinations, we will contact to whom we want to come in for an interview
Contact to
Dr. Ikumu Watanabe
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047 Japan
E-Mail: WATANABE.Ikumu=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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