IMSS21-1:Associate Professor/Assistant Professor

Opened Date
No. IMSS21-1
Inst./Lab. Institute of Materials Structure Science/Photon Factory
Title Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
Term 【Associate Professor】No term Limit until 63 / 【Assistant Professor】 4 years, but after an evaluation in the third year (or earlier), the candidate may be offered permanent employment as an Assistant Professor.
Number A few people available
(yyyy/mm/dd, time)
2021/07/30 noon (JST) *Application due date (to reach KEK) is noon on Friday July 30, 2021 (JST)
Interview Date Aug. 18, 2021 (Only the applicants who passed our documentary screening will be informed of the details of the interview.)
Guidelines for application IMSS21-1

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 candidates belong to the end station engineering section of Photon Factory (PF, SR facility), and are expected to promote the development, sophistication, and joint usage of beamlines that are utilized mainly in the soft X-ray and/or vacuum ultraviolet regions. The workplace is KEK Tsukuba campus.


Person with the ability of research and education.