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Postdoctoral Researcher 1

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

2018.02.17 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 A postdoc position for development of ultra-high sensitive magnetic sensors using tunnel magnetoresistance and giant magnetoresistance devices. The experimental work includes thin film deposition by sputtering, device microfabrication by lithography, magnetic sensor characterizations especially noise measurements.
Qualification Ph.D. in materials science, applied physics or electronics. Background on applied magnetism, magnetic materials and spintronics is required. Experiences on thin film deposition, micro-fabrication process, and especially magnetoresistive device characterization are desirable.
Starting Date April 1st 2018 or later (negotiable)
Term One year (renewable up to 5 years with annual evaluation)
Work Place NIMS Sengen site (Tsukuba, Japan)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday and National Holidays
Salary / Supply According to NIMS regulations
How to Apply Send the following documents to kazuhiro.hono=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@") with subject: postdoc application on magnetic sensors
  1. CV with a photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Brief summary of research accomplishments (1 page)
  4. Contact address of two references
(Personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy)
Deadline Until position is filled
How to Judge Document screening and interview
Contact to
Kazuhiro Hono
Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials
National Institute for Materials Science
tel:+81-29-859-2719
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