Reseaching Staff

Information given below is provided by KEK Personnel Office.
Please send questions regarding the jobs to the address given in each announcement.

Charge : Personnel Affairs Unit 1 jinji1@ml.post.kek.jp
Curriculum vitae : Designated form of KEK

Job.No/
Position/
Open
number
Inst. / Lab / Job Description
Applications Deadline
&
Interview date

ACCL19-1

Professor

2019/6/14

1 person

Accelerator Laboratory

The successful candidate will belong to the Accelerator Laboratory, and is expected to take a leading role in performance improvement of superconducting cavity and R&D on superconducting accelerating system.

The candidate is also expected to engage in the operation and maintenance of related accelerators as well as R&D work on accelerator technologies for future projects that KEK is promoting.

2019/7/31

[Interview date]

2019/8/19
*Further details will be informed later only to the applicants who passed our documentary screening.

ACCL19-2

Associate Professor

2019/6/14

1 person

Accelerator Laboratory

The successful candidate will belong to the Accelerator Laboratory, and is expected to take a major role in R&D, maintenance and operation of proton linear accelerator system for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) that KEK is promoting with University of Tsukuba.

The candidate is also expected to engage in the operation and maintenance of related accelerators as well as in R&D work on accelerator technologies for future projects that KEK is promoting.

2019/7/31

[Interview date]

2019/8/19
*Further details will be informed later only to the applicants who passed our documentary screening.

ACCL19-3

Assistant Professor

2019/6/14

a few people

Accelerator Laboratory

Accelerator Laboratory of KEK is responsible for design, construction, operation, and improvement of the J-PARC proton accelerators, SuperKEKB collider, Light source accelerators (PF and PF-AR), the electron-positron injector Linac, and R&D of relevant accelerators. It is also promoting extensive research on accelerator technologies for future projects such as next generation light sources and linear colliders, as well as application of accelerator and accelerator theory.

The successful candidates will be involved in one of those accelerator projects and be expected to engage in not only R&D but also operation and maintenance work for the corresponding accelerators.

2019/9/30

[Interview date]

*It will be updated later.(Further details will be informed later only to the applicants who passed our documentary screening.)

ACCL19-4

Assistant Professor

2019/6/14

a few people

Accelerator Laboratory

The successful candidate will belong to Accelerator Laboratory, and be involved in one of the accelerator projects:

・J-PARC proton accelerator
・SuperKEKB collider rings and electron-positron linac
・Light source accelerators (PF/PF-AR)

to engage in their construction, operation, maintenance, and improvements of performance, as well as R&D for related future accelerator projects.

2019/9/30

[Interview date]

*It will be updated later.(Further details will be informed later only to the applicants who passed our documentary screening.)

ACCL19-6

Postdoctoral Fellow

2019/6/14

a few people

Accelerator Laboratory

Accelerator Laboratory of KEK is responsible for design, construction, operation, and improvement of the J-PARC proton accelerators, SuperKEKB collider, Light source accelerators (PF and PF-AR), the electron-positron injector Linac, and R&D of relevant accelerators. It is also promoting extensive research on accelerator technologies for future projects such as next generation light sources and linear colliders, as well as application of accelerator and accelerator theory.

The successful candidates will be involved in either one of those accelerator projects and be expected to engage in the accelerator R&D work. We are looking for highly motivated young researchers.

2019/9/30

[Interview date]

*It will be updated later.(Further details will be informed later only to the applicants who passed our documentary screening.)

IMSS19-1

Associate Professor

2019/6/6

1 person

Institute of Materials Structure Science

The Institute of Materials Structure Science (IMSS) promotes extensive and crosscut use of four types of quantum beams, synchrotron radiation (SR), neutrons, muons and positrons, in materials and life sciences. The successful candidate belonging to Synchrotron Radiation Science Division II and Structural Biology Research Center (SBRC) is involved in structural analysis using the cryo-electron microscopy (Cryo-EM) (Thermo Fisher, Talos Arctical 200KV, Falcon III) installed in SBRC. The activity of our cryo-EM is supported by the BINDS (Basis for Supporting Innovative Drug Discovery and Life Science Reseach) project (AMED) and the cryo-EM has been open to academic and industrial users since Oct 2018. The person is expected engage in user support, education of users, and maintenance of the cryo-EM and could contribute to R&D for the cryo-EM structure analysis.

2019/7/5

[Interview date]

2019/7/17
*Further details will be informed later.

IMSS19-2

Assistant Professor

2019/6/6

1 person

Institute of Materials Structure Science

The Institute of Materials Structure Science (IMSS), which is affiliated to KEK acting as an Inter-University Research Institute
Corporation to promote interdisciplinary and complimentary use of four types of quantum beams, synchrotron radiation (SR), neutron, muon and positron, in materials and life sciences research, is seeking an outstanding young scientists for the Muon Science Laboratory (KEK-MSL).
The succesful candidate will be responsible for the Inter-University Research Program Using Muon conducted at J-PARC MUSE Facility at the KEK TOKAI-branch and for the safe and stable operation as well as improvement of the muon instruments.
Moreover, he or she is expected to participate in development of ultra slow muon, and to promote muon research in the field of nano-science,multi film and other applications.

2019/8/2

[Interview date]

2019/8/22
*Further details will be informed later.

IPNS18-12

Assistant Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies is seeking to fill one assistant professor position with tenure. The successful candidate will belong to the experimental cosmology group and work on the experimental CMB research. This includes R&D of mission instruments and ground test equipment for the LiteBIRD CMB satellite, and data analyses in the Simons Array ground-based CMB project for producing science outcomes as well as making feedback to the future CMB satellite design.

2019/5/29

[Interview date]

2019/6/26
*Further details will be informed later.

IPNS18-13

Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

The successful candidate is expected to play a leading role to coordinate and supervise safety issues in the facilities of IPNS at the Tsukuba campus in close cooperation with the KEK Health and Safety Office and Radiation Science Center. In addition to the safety coordination mentioned above, the person could contribute to the ongoing experimental projects in the INPS.

2019/5/29

[Interview date]

2019/7/30
*Further details will be informed later.

IPNS18-14

Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

The successful candidate is expected to play a leading role to organize and supervise the mechanical engineering group of IPNS and to develop a scheme to do technical support and advice for the mechanical design and manufacturing of experimental apparatus. In addition to the tasks mentioned above, the person could contribute to the ongoing experimental projects in the INPS.

2019/5/29

[Interview date]

2019/7/12
*Further details will be informed later.

IPNS18-15

Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

The successful candidate will belong to the ATLAS group in the Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies. The candidate is expected to lead the ATLAS experiment and its upgrade for the HL-LHC. We are looking for a person who have a wide perspective and can play a leading role in the high energy physics in future.

2019/5/29

[Interview date]

2019/7/11
*Further details will be informed later.

IPNS18-16

Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

Successful candidate will take the leading role in theoretical researches on hadron and nuclear physics. The candidate is also supposed to cooperate with the particle and nuclear experimental programs that KEK promotes.

2019/7/26

[Interview date]

*The date of the interview will be separately informed to the applicants who will be interviewed.

IPNS18-17

Professor

2019/3/22

1 person

Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

Successful candidate will take the leading role in researches on superstring theory, with particular emphasis on connections with particle hadron and computational physics. The candidate is also supposed to cooperate with the particle and nuclear experimental programs that KEK promotes.

2019/7/26

[Interview date]

2019/10/9
*Further details will be informed later.

IMSS18-10

Professor

2019/2/27

1 person

Institute of Materials Structure Science

The Institute of Materials Structure Science (IMSS) promotes extensive and crosscut use of four types of quantum beams, synchrotron radiation (SR), neutrons, muons and positrons, in materials and life sciences. The successful candidate belongs to the Neutron Science Division (KENS) and is expected to drive material science through advanced usages of existing neutron powder diffractometers in J-PARC/MLF. He/she is also expected to develop inter university program with IMSS's quantum beams. The workplace is KEK Tokai campus.

2019/8/26

[Interview date]

*It will be updated later.

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Abbreviation

IPNS : Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies
IMSS : Institute of Materials Structure Science
- PF : Photon Factory
- KENS : Neutron Science Laboratory
- MSL : Muon Science Laboratory
ACCL : Accelerator Laboratory
ARL : Applied Research Laboratory
PARC : J-PARC Project Office
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