Osaka University

Postdoctoral Researcher

Immunology Frontier Research Center, Osaka University

Osaka, Japan

Immunology Frontier Research Center (IFReC) at Osaka University is recruiting postdoctoral researchers for its original “Advanced Postdoc” program. 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 outstanding members will enhance 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 Bio imaging

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

Place of work: Suita Campus, Osaka University in Osaka, Japan
Annual salary: JPY 5.6M – 7.5 M
Grant for original research: JPY 3M per year
Employment term: 3 years renewable based on annual review

Application period: Until the posts are filled
Application documents: All documents should be A4 and in English.

  • Curriculum vitae (education, work experiences, description of past research, names of a few IFReC PIs with whom you would like to work with)
  • Publication list
  • Research plan at IFReC
  • Statement of ambitions for your future research and for your time at IFReC
  • References letters from at least two academic references with contact details

Selection process: Document screening and interview (contact will be made with candidates after document screening)
Submission of documents: IFReC Research Planning & Management Office

Inquiries: IFReC Research Planning & Management Office


Apply with CV and Cover Letter

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Postdoctoral Researcher