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Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term) 1 position available

Fixed Term : Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS), Data-driven polymer Design Group

2018.08.06 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term) (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS), Data-driven polymer Design Group 
Job Summary Preparation and characterization of adhesive materials.
Qualification MUST have or are expected to receive a Ph. D in chemistry, materials science or a related field. Experience in organic / polymer synthesis (required), rheological analysis, and surface chemistry are welcome. Fluent English is mandatory. The candidate is expected to work independently and to conduct research in a highly interdisciplinary environment. We prefer the candidate applies to JSPS Fellowship (http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/index.html), if the schedule is allowed.
Starting Date Oct 1st, 2018 or Later
Term One year (possibly updated up to 3 years depending on the performance)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science,Sengen-Site (Tsukuba, Ibaraki, JapanNational Institute for Materials Science,Sengen-Site (Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan)
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 regulations.
Commutation allowance and national health insurance are also provided.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply
Interested applicants should send the following items via email.
  1. CV with your photo
  2. List of publications,
  3. Summary of your research accomplishments (up to 2 pages / A4 size) 
  4. Self-Promotion (1 Page / A4 Size)
  5. PDF files of your three main papers
  6. Name, affiliation and contact Details of at least two referees
*Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.
*Application documents will not be returned.
Delivery Address the following reference
Deadline Until the Position is Filled.
How to Judge Document Screening and a Successive Interview.
Contact to
Dr. Masanobu NAITO
Data-driven polymer Design Group
Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS)
National Institute for Materials Science,
E-mail:NAITO.Masanobu=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@")