Open Position

Assistant Professor, Cooperative Research and Development Center for Advanced Materials (deadline; 4/30)


Assistant Professor (1 person)
Research Division

Cooperative Research and Development Center for Advanced Materials, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University.

Research Field 

Those who are willing to work on the creation of high-performance bulk magnetic materials, research on material organization/structure analysis and functional/characteristic evaluation and support joint use research at the center are recruited.

Deadline Must arrive by April 30, 2024
Start of Appointment     As soon as possible after hiring

Applicant must hold a PhD degree, or must be expected to receive a PhD degree before the employment.

Employment status

Non-tenured: 7 years (possibility of extension up to 3 years after reappointment review)

Compensation Compensation pursuant to regulation of Tohoku University
Application Form Registered mail or email
(1) Curriculum Vitae with photo
(2) A list of research achievements (original papers, proceedings, books and commentaries, presentations at national and international conferences, patents, competitive grants received, etc.)
(3) 3 reprints of major papers
(4) Summary of research achievements (A4 1page)
(5) Research plan at this position (A4 1 page)
(6) Names and contact information of two references
Notes on  Application
*The envelope should be labeled in red asApplication to Assistant Professor, CRDAM”, and should be sent by registered mail

*If you send the application documents via email, the subject line of the email should be “Application to Assistant Professor, CRDAM”.

*In case of email application, you will receive a response email of receipt. If you do not receive the response email within a few days, please contact us via e-mail.

*Please note that application materials will not be returned.

*The resume will be used only for the purpose of this application, and personal information will not be disclosed to any third party without justifiable reason.
Address of Submission
Director of Center/Professor, Hidemi Kato
Cooperative Research and Development Center for Advanced Materials (CRDAM)
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, 980-8577, Japan (change “_at_” to @)
Professor Rie Umetsu
TEL: 022-215-2199 (change “_at_” to @)
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