Postdoctoral Researcher Couple of people available

Fixed Term: Research Center for Energy and Environmental materials (GREEN), Rechargeable Battery Materials Group

Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People Couple of people available
Affiliation Research Center for Energy and Environmental materials (GREEN), Rechargeable Battery Materials Group 
Research Summary
Research and development of advanced Li batteries.
  • Li metal negative electrode
  • Si-based negative electrode
  • Applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree in the field of electrochemistry, materials science, physical chemistry, or related areas.
  • Applicants should have strong background and research experience in electrochemistry.
Starting Date December 1st 2023, or later (negotiable)
Term By March 31st 2024 (the term can be updated depending the efforts and achievements)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Sengen-Site (Tsukuba City, Ibaraki) Namiki-site
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes per day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Supply Followed by NIMS regulations. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
Trial Period We set a probationary period
Insurance Health insurance (MEXT Mutual Aid Association), Welfare Pension Insurance, Employment Insurance and Workers’ accident Compensation Insurance. You will be automatically enrolled in these insurances when working conditions meet the requirements.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply
Email or post following items: 
  1. CV with your photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Brief summary of your research accomplishments (up to 2 page / A4 size)
  4. Self-promotion (1 page / A4 size)
  5. Reprints: PDF files of no more than 3 papers
  6. Name, affiliation and contact details of at least two referees
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Delivery Address The contact address below
Deadline Until qualified candidates are found.
How to Judge After document screening, short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Contact to
Dr. Kei Nishikawa
Rechargeable battery materials group,
GREEN, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), 1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan
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