International Center for Young Scientists (ICYS) of National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) is now seeking a few research fellows who have passion to conduct innovative materials research based on their original idea. ICYS research fellows are expected to pursue high quality research with their initiatives using the most advanced facilities in NIMS.
ICYS offers a “Melting Pot” environment mixing different materials research fields and cultures. Common language in ICYS is English. Clerical and technical support in English will be given by the ICYS staffs. An annual salary of approximately 5.35 million yen will be offered, which may depend on the qualification and performance of the research fellow. Additional research grant of 2 million yen per year will be supplied to each research fellow. The initial contract term is two years and may be extended by another year depending on one’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 term, CV Header, CV with a list of publications and patents (be sure to attach the header), a list of DOI of journal publications following our instruction, PDF files of three significant publications to ICYS Recruitment Desk by March 28, 2019 JST. The format for 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