Center for Nuclear Study

The University of Tokyo


Posted on 30 Oct, 2017


Opening of Project Assistant Professor or Project Researcher at the Center for Nuclear Study, the University of Tokyo

The CNS has been promoting the theoretical nuclear physics under the project Priority Issue 9 to be Tackled by Using Post K Computer, “Elucidation of the Fundamental Laws and Evolution of the Universe”. The CNS is calling for applications for a project assistant professor or project researcher to promote Priority Issue 9, sub-issue B “Exploring the Origin and Evolution of Matter”.

JOB TITLE: Project assistant professor or Project researcher

FIELD: Theoretical nuclear physics. The successful candidates will work on nuclear structure physics based on large-scale nuclear structure calculations.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicant must hold a doctor's degree by November 30th, 2017 or should receive it by the time of the appointment.

EMPLOYMENT: The appointment will be from February 1st, 2018 (negotiable). The appointment is renewable twice based on a yearly evaluation up to March 2020. Health and unemployment insurance plans are available.

APPLICATION MATERIALS: (1) CV (Format: ) (2) List of publications/talks/etc. (3) Research summary (two A4 pages) (4) Future research plan (two A4 pages) (5) Copies of three significant articles (6) Names and contact details of two persons for inquiry about applicant

SEND TO: Susumu Shimoura, Center for Nuclear Study, School of Science, the University of Tokyo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Hongo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan

Applicants must write “Application documents for special researcher (Post-K issue 9)” in red on the front of the envelope. Applicants should send the application documents by registered postal mail or express shipping service.

DEADLINE OF APPLICATION: 30th November, 2017 (Japanese time)

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Contact: Noritaka Shimizu Project Associate Professor Center for Nuclear Study, the University of Tokyo