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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term: International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), ElectroActive Materials Team

2020.06.29 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), ElectroActive Materials Team 
Job Summary The candidate is expected to work on the development of intermetallic compounds having unique electronic properties at a newly founded team.
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. He/she is expected to have interests on the studies about synthesis of inorganic solids including physical properties, chemical bonding, and electronic structure.
Starting Date September 1st 2020 or later (can be discussed)
Term One year from the starting date (renewable with annual evaluation and maximum five years)
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 Followed by NIMS regulations. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the following documents via e-mail:
  • CV (with photo, NIMS format)
  • List of publications
  • Reprints of three selected papers
  • Brief Summary of you research accomplishments
  • 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. (Interview over Skype is possible.)
The submitted documents will be used only for the selection.
Contact to
Dr. Hiroshi Mizoguchi
ElectroActive Materials Team
International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Address: 1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan
E-Mail: MIZOGUCHI.Hiroshi=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")