Postdoctoral Scholar Position in OIST, Japan : Researchersjob
Designation/Position- Postdoctoral Scholar Position in OIST
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Japan invites application for Postdoctoral Scholar Position in OIST from eligible and interested candidates
About- The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) is a new international research facility located in southern Japan, and seeks to recruit a qualified postdoctoral researcher for the Nanoparticles by Design research unit. The founding mission of OIST centers on creating a best-in-class international institute in Japan, by providing world class laboratory infrastructure, using English as daily operational language, and fostering interdisciplinary interaction across traditional boundaries in science. Additionally, OIST has been profiled in numerous global publications such as Science, Nature and The Economist. Postdoctoral Scholar Position in OIST
Research/Job Area- Physics, Materials science, or equivalent discipline
Location- Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Japan
1- Ph.D. in physics, materials science, or equivalent discipline.
2- Experience with electrochemistry/photo-electrochemistry, energy storage systems (e.g. Li-ion batteries), solar fuels, etc.
3- High English language competence.
The postdoctoral scholar is expected to work in close collaboration with other group members / academic partners on research projects in the field of optoelectronic devices and energy storage systems.
The main task of the postdoctoral scholar is to study novel nanoparticle-based devices in terms of electrochemistry or photo-electrochemistry, which includes device fabrication, structural characterization, electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, cyclic voltametry, etc. and to contribute to publications of high scientific impact.
Term: Full-time, fixed term appointment for 1 year with possibility of extension for three years. Contract initially with 3 month probationary period (inclusive).
Working hours: 9:00-17:30 (Discretionary)
How to Apply- Please submit all required application materials by email to: [email protected]
– Curriculum vitae in English (and Japanese, if available)
– Cover letter in English (and Japanese, if available)
Last Date for Apply– Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled.