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Postdoctoral Researcher 1

Fixed Term : Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Recording Materials Group

2019.06.07 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1
Affiliation Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Recording Materials Group 
Job Summary A post-doc position on magnetic recording material research. A successful candidate is expected to pursue research works on the development of material systems enabling highly efficient current induced spin-orbit torque switching, optical and microwave assisted switching. Demonstration of magnetization switching using microfabricated test devices to clarify the underlying mechanism of the switching phenomena.
Qualification Ph.D. in materials science, physics, applied physics or electronic engineering. Candidates must have a strong background in spin-orbitronics and/or magneto-optics as well as experiences on epitaxial film growth, structural analysis, and magnetism/transport measurements.
Starting Date Immediate
Term one year (renewable up to 2 years with annual evaluation)
Work Place NIMS Sengen site (Tsukuba, Japan)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
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 documents to isogami.shinji=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@") with subject: “Post-doc application” .
  1. CV with a photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Brief summary of research accomplishments (1 page)
  4. Contact address of two references
(Personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy)
Deadline until position is filled
How to Judge Document screening and interview
Contact to
Shinji Isogami
Research center for magnetic and spintronic materials
National institute for materials science
+81-29-859-2633
1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, 305-0047 Japan
E-Mail: isogami.shinji=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")