Postdoc Researcher

ICYS, National Institute for Materials Science
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan (JP)
August 24 2017
Organization Type

Research Position at ICYS, NIMS, Japan

The International Center for Young Scientists (ICYS) of the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) is now seeking a few researchers. Successful applicants are expected to pursue innovative research on broad aspects of materials science using most advanced facilities in NIMS (

In the ICYS, we offer a special environment that enables young scientists to work independently based on their own idea and initiatives. All management and scientific discussions will be conducted in English. An annual salary approximately 5.35 million yen (level of 2016) will be offered depending on qualification and experience. Additional research grant of 2 million yen per year will be supplied to each ICYS researcher. The initial contract term is two years and may be extended by one more year depending on the person’s performance.

All applicants must have obtained a PhD degree within the last ten years. Applicants should submit an application form including a research proposal to be conducted during the ICYS tenure, CV Header, CV with list of publications and patents (Be sure to attach the header), list of DOI of journal publications following our instruction, reprints of three significant publications to ICYS Recruitment Desk by September 28, 2017 JST. The application form and CV header can be downloaded from our website. Please visit our website for more details.

ICYS Recruitment Desk,
National Institute for Materials Science