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Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term) 1 positions available

Fixed Term : Research Center for Structural Materials, Integrated Smart Materials Group

2019.01.15 Fixed Term Researcher

Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term) (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 positions available
Affiliation Research Center for Structural Materials, Integrated Smart Materials Group 
Job Summary Research of Ni based superalloys based on computer simulations (mainly on atomistic simulations) 
  • The applicant should (or is expected to) have a Ph.D. degree in the field of science or engineering
  • "Knowledge and experiences of ""Mechanics of Materials"", or ""Strength and Fracture of Materials"", or ""Fracture Mechanics"""
  • Experience of first-principles (DFT) calculations or molecular dynamics calculations
  • We welcome recercher who has knowledge and experiences of "dislocation theory"
  • We welcome recercher who has excellent oral communication, writing skills in Japanese 
Starting Date As soon as possible on or after April 1st, 2019
Term 1 year (renewable depending on the 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 regulations.
Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
Employer National Institute for Materials Science・President
How to Apply Send the followings by E-mail (as PDF format)
  1. CV with a photo
  2. List of publications
  3. Brief summary of your research accomplishments (up to 2 pages)
  4. PDF files of three main papers
  5. Name and addresses of two references 
Delivery Address All documents in electronic copy should be sent to Dr. Masato Wakeda
(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy)
(Application documents will not be returned.)
Deadline Until a qualified candidate is found.
How to Judge After documentary examinations, we will contact to whom we want to come in for an interview
Contact to
Dr. Masato Wakeda
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047 Japan
E-Mail: WAKEDA.Masato=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")