NIMS Junior Researcher
Application for NIMS Graduate Research Assistantship
(October 2017 and April 2018 admission) is now open.
The closing date is Friday 19 May 2017.
Develop talent and potential as specialists with high research competencies, in the research dynamics of NIMS
The NIMS Joint Graduate School Program is designed for materials science majors pursuing degrees within the latest research activities,
under supervision of the front line NIMS researchers. It aims to equip the graduates to have a higher research
outlook and become leading scientists in the next generation. This unique program is collectively empowered to train the students who
belong to the following universities in collaboration with NIMS. NIMS researchers
are closely involved in the program operation as university faculty members.
The students may also be collaborating with colleagues on an international
scale. Furthermore, NIMS offers a “NIMS Graduate Research Assistantship”
to excellent students in the program. The assistantship carries a monthly
stipend to assist academically deserving students in fulfilling their academic
Functional Materials Chemistry Unit, Hokkaido University
This program has a particular emphasis on 4 projects - interfacial
energy conversion, superconductors, fuel cells and photocatalysts -
which show great potential for solving the ongoing global warming and
(established in May 2008, reorganized in April 2010)
Please contact us. NOGUCHI.Hidenori[@]nims.go.jp OKAMOTO.Akihiro[@]nims.go.jp