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Postdoctoral Research Associate,Ozawa Lab, Materials Physics group, AIMR
Tohoku University
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Advanced Institute for Materials Research
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National university
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■Position Description
We look for a postdoctoral researcher to join the group of Assoc. Prof. Tomoki Ozawa in AIMR, Tohoku University. Ozawa group is a newly founded lab which started February 2020. The main research interest of the group is theoretical condensed matter physics and theoretical AMO physics, especially topological and many-body physics in ultracold atomic gases, photonics, and related fields.

【Address of work location】
AIMR, Tohoku University 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577 Japan

【Available positions】
Position Type:Postdoctoral Research Associate
Number of Positions: 1 person

【Starting date】
April 1, 2021 or later (negotiable)

【Subject Areas】
Theory of condensed matter physics and AMO physics, such as ultracold atomic gases and/or photonics.

Research field
Mathematical and physical sciences
Job type
Researcher/Postdoc level
Employment status
Renewed every year, can be extended up to three years
Work location
Tohoku district - Miyagi 

Ph. D. degrees or related doctor's degree


[1] Full time
[2] Salary: Annual Salary (362000 JPY per month before tax)
[3] Working Hours: Flexible Working Hours
[4] Holiday:Saturdays and Sundays, national holidays, and the period of days from December 29 to January 3
[5]Leave:Annual paid leave and other leaves etc.
[6] Insurance:Admission into the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Mutual Aid Association
Unemployment insurance:Yes
Workers compensation Insurance:Yes

Application period
2020/11/30 Deadline for receipt
/notification of result
/contact details

【Application Materials Required】
(1) CV including list of publications
(2) Research Statement (up to two pages)
(3) One or Two letters of Recommendation
* All documents are used only for the selection.

【How to apply】
Submit the application through Academic Jobs Online

【Application address】

Assoc. Prof. Tomoki Ozawa, Advanced Institute for Materials Research(AIMR) , Tohoku University
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