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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term: International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), Nanotube group

2020.03.05 Fixed Term Researcher

Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), Nanotube group 
Job Summary
  • Development of nanoscale thermal and electrical measurements in TEM
  • Thermal and electrical measurement for advanced materials such as thermoelectric materials.
  • Microstructural analysis by TEM
Reference Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FczqaftmVLg(*Open in new window)
  • The applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree in the field of science or engineering.
  • Transmission electron microscopy techniques
  • Experience of physical properties measurement such as thermal, electrical, and so on.
Starting Date May 1st 2020 or later (can be discussed)
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 According to NIMS regulations. National insurance is included.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the following documents via e-mail or post:
  1. CV (with photo, NIMS format)
  2. List of publications
  3. Reprints of three selected papers
  4. Brief Summary of you research accomplishments (Maximum is two A4 papers)
  5. Names and e-mail addresses of two referees

*Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.
  The submitted documents will be used only for the purpose of selection.
Deadline Until the position is filled.
How to Judge Document screening and interview.
Contact to
Dr. Naoyuki Kawamoto, Senior researcher
Nanotube Group,
International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Address: 1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan
E-Mail: KAYAMOTO.Naoyuki=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")