NIMS Special Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term: Materials Data Platform Center (DPFC), Materials Database Group

2022.09.05 Fixed Term Researcher

Field or Position NIMS Special Researcher (Fixed Term)
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation Materials Data Platform Center (DPFC), Materials Database Group 
Research Summary Text mining technology and DB construction
  • The applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree.
  • The applicant should be interested in data extraction from literatures. We ignore specialized field of the applicants.
  • The knowledge of data processing and language processing is required.
  • The applicant is expected to have skills on programming.
  • The applicant should have enthusiasm for work and cooperative spirit.
We especially welcome applications from candidates with the following qualities and experience
  • Worked in the development of materials such as magnets
Starting Date As soon as possible after February 1st, 2023
Term From the date of employment until March 31, 2023(Extension possible up to 5 years depending on his/her performance)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Namiki-site
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, and other days as determined by NIMS
Salary / Supply Followed by NIMS regulations.(National Insurance is included.)
Insurance Health insurance, employee pension insurance, unemployment insurance, and workers' accident compensation insurance are applicable. (Due to a legal revision, medical insurance is scheduled to be changed from health insurance to National Public Service Mutual Aid Association Short-Term Insurance in October 2022.)
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Email or post following items:
  • CV with your photo
  • List of publications
  • Brief summary of your research accomplishments and research plans (2 page / A4 size)
  • Reprints of three selected papers
  • Name, affiliation and contact details of at least two referees
Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.
Delivery Address The following reference
Deadline As soon as the position is fulfilled.
How to Judge Document screening and a subsequent interview will be organized.
Contact to
Dr. Masashi ISHII
Materials Database Group, Materials Data Platform Center (DPFC)
Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS)
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305-0044
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