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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position

Fixed Term: Research Center for Structural Materials, Microstructure Analysis Technology Group

2020.07.09 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 1 position
Affiliation Research Center for Structural Materials, Microstructure Analysis Technology Group 
Job Summary Characterization of severely deformed metallic materials (including high-entropy alloys, electrode materials for solid state batteries)
Qualification The applicant should have a PhD in the field of materials science.
Microstructure analysis by SEM, EBSD and TEM.
Mechanical characterization (tensile testing, microhardness and nanoindentation).
English language ability for scientific writing and communication.
Starting Date As soon as possible after October 1st, 2020
Term 1 year (Possibly up to 5 years)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Sengen site(Tsukuba-ciry, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45minute (08:30-17:15) a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Followed by NIMS regulations. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Sending the following documents to TSUCHIYA.Koichi=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@")
  1. CV with a photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Brief summary of your research accomplishments (up to 2 pages / A4 size)
  4. PDF files of your selective 3 papers
  5. Self-appeal (Technology/experience of applicant)
  6. Name, affiliation, and contact details of at least two referees
  7. Reference letters
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Deadline Until the position is filled
How to Judge Document screening and interview
Contact to
Dr. Koichi Tsuchiya
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047 Japan
E-Mail: TSUCHIYA.Koichi=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")