KEK, Theory Center, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies

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Position ID:KEK-Theory Center, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies-PDIPNS2020 [#15301]
Position Title: IPNS19-7: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Tsukuba, Ibaraki 3050801, Japan [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Theoretical Physics, Astrophysics (astro-ph), GR-Cosmology (gr-qc), HEP-Lattice (hep-lat), HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), HEP-Theory (hep-th), Nuclear Theory (nucl-th), Particle/Cosmology Theory, Quantum Field Theory
Appl Deadline:2019/12/05 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/10/29, finished 2020/03/06, listed until 2020/04/29)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies (IPNS) calls for applications to a position of the postdoctoral fellow for theoretical studies on particle physics, nuclear physics and closely related subjects. Applicant must have a Ph.D. prior to the starting date. After reviewing the submitted application documents (see below), we will interview candidates if necessary.

For details, please look at the following site
(IPNS19-7: Postdoctoral Fellow)

Term: two years, with the contract to be renewed in each Japanese fiscal year
The contract is extendable for the extra one year after evaluation.

Start of the term: As early as possible after April 1, 2020
The deadline (to reach KEK) is at noon on Thursday December 5, 2019 (JST)

Salary: Base annual salary: 3,960,000 JPY
Application documents:
1) Curriculum vitae (Use the designated form of KEK )
2) Research experience
3) Publications list
4) Research plan at IPNS in KEK
5) Recommendation or reference letter(s)

1) Application documents other than the recommendation/reference letter(s)
* Submit the application documents through the KEK Web application system.
* To receive your own password to upload the documents, send a request
e-mail to with the job number "IPNS19-7 " in the
Subject. Please write your name, your current affiliation and your phone
number in the text of the email.
* We accept PDF files only.
* If you cannot use our web system, please contact us by e-mail directly.
* We do not accept submission of the documents as e-mail attachments.

2) Recommendation or reference letter(s)
* We accept either a PDF file or a hard copy.
* The PDF file should be sent to
(The e-mail subject should be "Recommendation for ***** ***** (IPNS19-7 ) ".)
* The hard copy should be sent by post mail addressed to,
Personnel Affairs Unit 1, KEK
1-1 Oho, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0801, Japan

なお今回の公募から、任期が2年から 2+1年となります。

日本語 (素核研19-7: 博士研究員)
English (IPNS19-7: Postdoctoral Fellow)

任期 単年度契約で2年、但し任期終了までに評価を行い更に1年延長可
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送付先 〒305-0801 茨城県つくば市大穂1-1
総務部人事労務課人事第一係 (E-mail: )

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Email: email
Postal Mail:
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