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Postdoctoral Researcher 1 positions available

Fixed Term : Research Center for Structural Materials, Bonding and Manufacturing Field, Welding and Joining Technology Group

2019.01.21 Fixed Term Researcher


Field or Position Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1 positions available
Affiliation Research Center for Structural Materials Bonding and Manufacturing Field, Welding and Joining Technology Group 
Job Summary
  • Development of high reliability technology of Ni based super alloy structures produced by local melting / solidification processes (mainly welding and powder based additive manufacturing processes)
  • Investigation of crack generation mechanism and prevention method of materials in local melting / solidification processes 
Qualification 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 Finite element analysis
We welcome recercher who has knowledge and experiences of "Welding metallurgy"
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 President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
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. Houichi Kitano
(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. Houichi Kitano
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Sengen 1-2-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0047 Japan
E-Mail: KITANO.Houichi=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")