Closing date 2023/03/10 by 12:00 JST

Researcher 23-5

Private information

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Curriculum Vitae


Up to 3 years with the contract renewed every fiscal year

Interview date

Further details will be separately communicated to the applicants who will be interviewed.

Number of positions

1 person

Application guidelines


Belle Group, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies (IPNS)

Job Description

The position is under KAKENHI (Grant-in-Aid Transformative Research Area (A)) project “What is dark matter? – Comprehensive study of the huge discovery space in dark matter” (PI: Hitoshi Murayama, JFY2020-2024).
The successful candidate will join the Belle II experiment and will promote its research program by performing physics analysis on dark matter search at Belle II. The contribution to the operation of or detector development at Belle II is also expected. (After the term of KAKENHI, the budget of KEK is used for employment.)


Applicant must have a Ph.D. obtained at the time of application, or is sure to get Ph.D. prior to starting the job at KEK.

Release date 2023/01/26 Updated 2024/03/08