Closing date 2024/08/20 noon on Tuesday August 20, 2024 (JST)

IMSS24-5 (Postdoctoral Fellow)

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Curriculum Vitae


1 year. Contract might be renewed in each Japanese fiscal year by additional 2 years at maximum.

Interview date

TBA. Only the applicants who passed our documentary screening will be informed of the details of the interview.

Number of positions

A few persons

Application guidelines


Center for Integrative Quantum Beam Science (CIQuS), IMSS

Job Description

The Institute of Materials Structure Science (IMSS), one of the Inter-University Research Institutes, promotes advanced and multiple use of four types of quantum beams, synchrotron radiation, neutrons, muons and slow positrons, in materials and life sciences.

The successful candidate will be actively involved in one of the scientific programs at Center for Integrative Quantum Beam Science (CIQuS), and are expected to promote advanced materials science research using various quantum beams, and to develop experimental techniques for quantum beam applications. They will principally belong to the CIQuS, but possibly to other Divisions in IMSS depending on their detailed jobs and skills. The workplace is KEK Tsukuba or Tokai campus.

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Holding a doctoral degree is mandatory when they are employed.

Release date 2024/06/21 Updated 2024/06/27