NIMS Postdoctral Researcher or Special Researcher 2

Fixed Term: Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Interface Computational Science Group (IFCS)

2022.04.08 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position NIMS Postdoctral Researcher or Special Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 2
Affiliation Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Interface Computational Science Group (IFCS)  
Research Summary Under the MEXT, JSPS and JST projects that the IFCS group joins, the successful candidates will address theoretical/computational/data science research on electrochemistry of battery and electrocatalyst.  Especially, atomistic/kinetic/meso-scale research on degradation, ab-initio/classical MD research on electrolyte and interface, ion transport research with machine-learning potential.   
For more information, please visit our group website: https://www.nims.go.jp/group/cs/en/
Qualification
  1. Receiving a PhD in physics, chemistry or materials science
  2. Experience of DFT first-principles calculations
  3. Knowledge of Fortran and/or Python
  4. Willing to intensively contribute to the group activity as well as discussion with the collaborators
  5. Good skill of English writing and communication
Starting Date After 1 July, 2022 (negotiable)
Term The contract can be renewed every year (up to 5 years), based on the performance and a project duration.
Work Place Namiki Site, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
Work Hours Discretionary labor system
Holiday Saturdays, Sundays, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply According to NIMS regulation
About JPY 4.0 - 4.2 million of basic annual salary
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the application documents by email to Dr. Y. Tateyama (see below).
  1. CV with your photo
  2. List of research achievements (ex. original papers, conference proceedings, invited talks, awards, patents, prizes, etc.)
  3. Brief summary of your research accomplishments up to 2 pages
  4. PDF files of two main papers
  5. Names and e-mail addresses of two referees
Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.
Application documents will not be returned.
Delivery Address E-mail to "Contact" below.
Deadline Until positions are filled.
How to Judge After document screening, candidates will be contacted for interview.
Contact to
Dr. Yoshitaka Tateyama
Group Leader
Interface Computational Science Group
Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, NIMS
E-Mail: TATEYAMA.Yoshitaka=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")