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Postdoctoral Researcher 1

Fixed Term : Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Group

2018.01.19 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1
Affiliation Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Group 
Job Summary Materials search, processing, magnetocaloric effect measurements, and structural characterizations of magnetocaloric compounds
Qualification A successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Materials Science or Applied Physics with experimental skills for bulk alloy processing and magnetocaloric effect characterizations. Strong background on magnetism and magnetic materials is required. Prior experience on macrostructure characterizations using SEM, TEM and FIB is desirable. A successful candidate is expected to work on the materials search, synthesis, and characterizations of novel magnetocaloric compounds with giant magnetocaloric effect.
Starting Date May 1, 2018 or later
Term 1 year (renewable up to 5 years)
Work Place NIMS Sengen 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 Will be decided based on prior experience and skills
How to Apply Candidates should send the following to kazuhiro.hono=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@") by e-mail with the subject “Post Doc on Magnetocaloric”
  1. CV (with photo)
  2. List of publications
  3. Reprints of three selected papers
  4. Brief summary of past accomplishments
  5. Names and e-mail addresses of two references
*Documents submitted will not be returned.
*Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.
Deadline Until the position is filled
How to Judge Document screening and interview.
Contact to
Kazuhiro Hono
Director, Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials
National Institute for Materials Science
tel:+81-29-859-2718
1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, 305-0047 Japan

E-Mail: kazuhiro.hono=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