Closing date 2024/02/02 *Japan time

Researcher 24-1

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Curriculum Vitae


Up to the end of March 2028 with the contract renewed every year.

Interview date

Number of positions

1 person

Application guidelines


Muon Science Division, in Institute of Materials Structure Science (IMSS)

Job Description

The position is dedicated to the Na-ion battery research project “Development of Sodium-Ion Batteries Free from Resource Constraints”. In particular, the successful applicant is supposed to work on battery research with muon and neutron beam. Magnetism related to the battery materials is also the theme that the applicant is supposed to work on.


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 2023/12/13 Updated 2024/03/08