Open Position

Assistant Professor,Theory of Solid State Physics


Number to be admitted 1Assistant Professor
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Theory of Solid State Physics, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University.

Research field and Desired researcher

Theoretical condensed matter physics (experimentally relevant theoretical research in spintronics and nanomagnetism)


(1) Applicant should hold a Ph.D. in physics that was acquired after April 1, 2010.

(2) Applicant should master abstract condensed matter theories as well as have experience in collaborating closely with experimentalists

(3) Applicant should be fluent in the English as well as Japanese languages.

Starting date

February 1, 2017

Employment status

February 1, 2017 – March 31, 2021

Compensation Compensation pursuant to regulation of Tohoku University
Application deadline

December 31, 2016

Application materials

(1) Curriculum Vitae (with photo)

(2) Publication and presentation lists 

Where to apply

by email to

Selection Process

The applicants will be screened and selected by the staff members of IMR Theoretical Physics Group.

Result Notification The result of the selection will be communicated by e-mail.
Contact details

Professor Gerrit Bauer

E-mail:g.e.w.bauer (change _at_ to @)