Recruitment:Assistant Professors, World Leading Research Center for Spintronics

Recruitment Notice: Assistant Professors, World Leading Research Center for Spintronics

The Advanced Institute for Materials Research and Center for Spintronics Research Network are recruiting for five assistant professors.

Position: Assistant Professor
Location: World Leading Research Center for Spintronics, Tohoku University
Job description:

The successful candidates will join one of the experimental or theoretical spintronics research groups at Tohoku University who work on the following topics:

  • Spin-centered science: fundamental science, e.g. physics and chemistry, related to spintronics
  • Developments of advanced spintronic materials
  • Developments of characterization technique for spintronic materials and devises
  • Novel spintronic devices and systems: fabrication, process, and testing

They will conduct their own research in collaboration with other researchers and have access to state-of-the-art facilities at Tohoku University. Information on group leaders/ professors for spintronics groups can be found on the website here:
Further information on these groups is listed at:


Ph.D or related doctoral degree.

Number of positions: Five
Starting date: as soon as possible
Period of employment: Five years from the initial appointment
Application deadline: March 31, 2018. The position will be open until filled.


General enquiries about this recruitment:
Professor Shigemi Mizukami

*For enquiries about the spintronics research groups at Tohoku University, please contact the group leader/professor directly.

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