Recruitment Notice: Assistant Professor

Tohoku University's Institute for Materials Research (IMR) is recruiting an assistant professor to join its research group at the International Research Center on Nuclear Materials Science (IRC), based in Ibaraki Prefecture.

The successful candidate will be based at the Research Laboratory for Irradiation Effects in Nuclear and Their Related Materials. Successful candidates are expected to conduct experimental studies on radiation damage in nuclear materials such as light water, generation IV and fusion reactors, using novel microstructural techniques such as atom probe tomography, (scanning) transmission electron microscopy, and positron annihilation spectroscopy etc.

For further details on how to apply, see here.

Position: Assistant Professor

Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
2145-2 Narita, Oarai, Ibaraki 311-1313, Japan


Applicants must possess a PhD or be expected to receive one prior to starting

Number of positions:


Application deadline:

Applications must arrive by August 31, 2020

Starting date: As early as possible
Position type: Full-time, non-tenured: 7 years with the option to extend for a further 3 subject to evaluation


Yasuyoshi Nagai (Profile)
Professor, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
Tel: +81-29-267-3181
Page Top