Osaka University Immunology Frontier Research Center Advanced Postdoc

Immunology Frontier Research Center (IFReC) at Osaka University is recruiting for its original Postdoctoral Researcher program “Advanced Postdoc”. IFReC, the top level research center for immunology in Japan, has a team of world-recognized principal investigators using state-of-the-art facilities. Active interaction with excellent members will facilitate your productivity and achievements in your career. The center also provides information assistance in English for daily activities in IFReC. This research environment is the ideal foundation on which to base your successful career in research.



Number of positions: Postdoctoral Researcher x3

Research field: Immunology, Cell Biology, Bioinformatics and Bioimaging


  • Doctorate degree
  • Less than 8 years since obtaining doctorate
  • International experience preferred

Place of Work: Osaka University on Suita Campus in Osaka, Japan

Annual salary: JPY 5.5M - 7.4 M

Grant for original research: JPY 3M per year

Employment term: 3 years renewed by annual revision


Application period : Until the posts are filled

Application documents: All documents should be A4 word format in English.

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Publication List
  • Research plan
  • Statement of ambitions for your future research and for your time at IFReC
  • References from at least two people and contact details for referees

Selection process: Document screening and interview

Submission of documents: IFReC General Affairs Section



Inquiries: Akihiko Takagi, Research Management and Planning Office, IFReC