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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 position available

Fixed Term : Research Center for Structural Materials , Fatigue property group

2018.12.17 Fixed Term Researcher

Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 position available
Affiliation Research Center for Structural Materials , Fatigue property group  
Job Summary
  • Evaluation of creep-fatigue properties of Ni-base superalloy
  • Investigation of microstructural small fatigue crack initiation and growth mechanism
  • A expert with Ph.D. (expected) in materials science or related subjects.
  • Knowledge for metallurgy, mechanical engineering, fracture mechanics and sufficient experiences in fatigue evaluation of metals or related subjects are required.
  • We are fully welcome young researcher who can actively discuss and work together with project research collaborators at company and university in Japan.
  • We also welcome researcher who is fluent in Japanese.
Starting Date As soon as possible (negotiable)
Term 1 year (Extension is possible depending on his/her performance)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Sengen-site (Tsukuba-ciry, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45minute (08:30-17:15) a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply
Followed by NIMS regulation. National insurance is included.
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Send the following items by e-mail
  • CV with your photo
  • List of publications
  • Brief Summary of your research accomplishments
  • PDF files of your selective 3 papers
  • Name, affiliation and contact details of at least two referees
Delivery Address All documents in electronic copy should be sent to Dr. Hideaki Nishikawa. (Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)
Deadline Until a qualified candidate is found.
How to Judge Document screening and a successive interview.
Contact to
Dr. Hideaki Nishikawa
Fatigue property group,
Research Center for Structural Materials
National Institute for Materials Science
1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047, Japan
E-Mail: NISHIKAWA.Hideaki=nims.go.jp (Please change "=" to "@")