Postdoctoral Researcher


Affiliation: National institute for Material Science (NIMS), Tsukuba Japan,
Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Interfacial Energy Conversion Group

Job Summary:
Study for microbial interactions in the microbial flora.
Logical and quantitative analysis on microscopic image of the biofilm sections.
Construction of gene-disrupted mutant, FISH staining.

Qualification Applicants should have or are expected to receive a Ph.D. degree in the field of chemistry or related area in 5 years.
Arrival Time April 1st 2017 or earlier (negotiable)
Term One year (renewal is possible depending on an evaluation until March 31st 2020)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki –site (Tsukuba city, Ibaraki)
Work Hours 7 hours 45 minutes a day (negotiable as the flex-time system)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays
Salary / Supply Supply: Followed by NIMS regulations. Commuting allowance and national insurance are also included.
How to Apply: Email or post following items:
1. CV
2. Brief summary of your research accomplishments (up to 3 pages).
3. List of publications.
4. Brief summary of your Ph.D. thesis up to 3 pages.
5. Name and addresses of at least two referees. Reprints: PDF files of no more than 3 papers
6. Name, affiliation and contact details of at least two referees

(Your personal information will be protected by NIMS privacy policy.)

Delivery Address The contact address below
Deadline Until qualified candidate is found.
How to Judge After document screening, short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Contact details: 
Dr. Akihiro Okamoto National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Namiki 1-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan E-Mail: and (Please change "=" to "@")
Contact email address:
Expiration date: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016