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Fixed Term: International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), First-Principles Simulation Group

2019.12.05 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), First-Principles Simulation Group 
Job Summary The candidate is expected to work on the development of large-scale first-principles calculation methods and theoretical study of nano-scale materials using the techniques.
Qualification The applicant must have or is expected to have a Ph. D. in a relevant discipline (physics, chemistry, materials science) before the start of the work. A strong background in computational materials science and/or electronic structure calculation methods is essential.
Starting Date January 15th 2020 or after
Term One year from the starting date (renewable with annual evaluation.)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki-Site (Tsukuba City, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays and New Year Holidays
Salary / Supply Supply Followed by NIMS Regulations. National Insurance is Included.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the following documents via e-mail:
  1. CV (with photo, NIMS format)
  2. List of publications
  3. Reprints of three selected papers
  4. Brief Summary of you research accomplishments
  5. Names and e-mail addresses of two referees
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Deadline Until the position is filled.
How to Judge Document Screening and Interview. The submitted documents will be used only for the purpose of selection.
Contact to
Dr. Tsuyoshi Miyazaki, MANA-PI/Group Leader
First-Principles Simulation Group,
International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS),
1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, JAPAN
E-Mail: MIYAZAKI.Tsuyoshi=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")