Closing date 2023/09/30 * The posting shall remain open until the positions are filled.

QUP23-3 QUP Postdoctoral Fellow for the cosmic microwave background experiment (LiteBIRD)

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Curriculum Vitae


3 years, with the contract renewal every fiscal year

Interview date

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

Number of positions

A few

Application guidelines


International Center for Quantum-field Mesurement Systems for Studies of the Universe and Particles (QUP)

Job Description

The successful candidates will work with QUP Senior Scientist and project manager of QUP’s LiteBIRD activity, Hiroki Akamatsu, whose research focuses on developing CMB instrumentation for JAXA’s L-class mission LiteBIRD aiming for primordial gravitational-wave search.

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・Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Physics/Engineering or a related field by the time the appointment begins.
・Excellent cryogenics instrumentation experiences are essential.

Release date 2023/08/09 Updated 2024/03/07