Research Assistant (Fixed Term) 2

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

2022.07.18 Fixed Term Technical Staff


Field or Position Research Assistant (Fixed Term) (Fixed Term)
Number of People 2
Affiliation Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS), Energy Materials Design Group 
Job Summary The research assistant will be in charge of the extraction of data (compositions, synthesis and/or process protocols, physical and chemical properties, etc.) presented as raw text, tables, and figures from the scientific literature. This work will mainly contribute to the construction of a clean and comprehensive database, intended to be used by machine learning algorithms, for the data-driven design of primarily new thermoelectric materials. Sufficient reading comprehension and communication skills in English are compulsory.
Qualification
  1. Sufficient English language abilities for communication and reading are compulsory.
  2. Candidates with a background in science are prefered.
  3. Candidates with a previous experience in Microsoft Excel, or Origin(Pro), are welcome.
Starting Date As early as possible
Term 1 year
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki site (Tsukuba City, Ibaraki prefecture, Japan). The institute is located at 50 mins from the Tokyo center by Tsukuba Express (train).
Work Hours 6 hours per day, 3 days a week (negotiable)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply According to NIMS regulations
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the following items by email to Dr. Guillaume Lambard (see below) and Dr. Keitaro Sodeyama (see below):
  1. CV with your picture
  2. Self-promotion (1 page / A4 format)
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Delivery Address The following reference
Deadline Until the position is filled
How to Judge Document Screening and Interview.
Contact to
Dr. Guillaume Lambard and Dr. Keitaro Sodeyama
Energy Materials Design Group, Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044
E-Mail: LAMBARD.Guillaume=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")
E-Mail: SODEYAMA.Keitaro=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")