Open Position

Assistant Professor Position, Non-equilibrium Materials Division 


Number to be admitted 1 Assistant Professor Position
Organization Non-equilibrium Materials Division
Research field and Desired researcher

Basic/applied researches of non-equilibrium alloy by using rapid solidification and porous metal by using dealloying method. We seek a person who can work eagerly with a will on the research experimentally and by an approach from computational science.


Applicant has to hold the Ph.D degree, or must have be expected to receive the Ph.D degree until the employment.

Starting date

At the earliest possible after the selection

Term  7 years (possibility of extension up to 10 years with evaluation)
Application deadline by Aug 31, 2015 without fail
Application materials

1. Curriculum Vitae with photo

2. A list of research achievements (original papers, proceedings of international conference, books and articles, invited lectures, etc.)

3. Copies of 3 representative papers

4. Summary of research achievements (approx. 1000 words)

5. Research plan at this position (approx. 1000 words)

6. 1 or 2 letters of recommendation, or contact information of 1 or 2 academic referees

address to send the materials

Professor Hidemi Kato
Non-equilibrium Materials Division,

Institute for Material Research, Tohoku University

2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577

※The envelope should be labeled in red as “Application for Assistant Professor Position

※The application materials will be used only for the selection and not be returned.

Where to apply

Professor Hidemi Kato


FAX:022-215-2111 (change _at_ to @)