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Opening of Assistant Research Staff at Center for Nuclear Study, University of Tokyo

1.Title and Hiring Numbers:
Assistant Research Staff, a few positions available
2.Term of Employment:
April 1st, 2022 ~ March 31st, 2023
3.Renewal of Contract:
One-year fixed-term employment contract, renewable up to March 31st, 2025 (maximum 3 years) according to research budget, research activity, and research achievements.
4.Probation Period:
14 days from the date employment commences
5.Place of Work:
Center for Nuclear Study, the Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo (CNS in RIKEN, Hirosawa2-1, Wako-shi, Saitama)
Center for Nuclear Study, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
7.Contents of Work Duties:
Experimental and theoretical nuclear physics. The successful candidates will work on experimental nuclear physics with radioactive isotopes mainly by using the devices of CNS (CRIB, SHARAQ, Ge array (GRAPE), OEDO, etc), on fundamental physics with radioactive heavy elements, on high energy nuclear collisions at ALICE at LHC, or on nuclear structure theory.
8.Working Day/Hours:
Working hours and days are deemed to be 6 hours (10:00-16:45, 12:00-12:45 rest) and five days (Mon – Fri) per week, respectively.
9.Days off, Leave:
Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays and end-of-year and new-year holidays (December 29 to January 3), Annual leave, Special Leave, etc
10.Wages, etc:
1,970 yen/hour, Commuter allowance: JPY55,000 per month at maximum
Overtime allowance: Dependent on hours of each month
The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled in the health insurance and pension schemes provided by the Mutual Aid Association of MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and will be provided with employment insurance.
12.Qualification Requirements:
The candidates have experience in experimental and theoretical heavy-ion physics researches and must be cooperative in education and researches in CNS.
13.Documents to be Submitted:
All documents should be submitted online in the pdf format
1)curriculum vitae (with a picture). Please download and use the CV format below.
2)List of Publication/Talks/etc.
3)Research summary and future plan at CNS
4)Names and contact details of reference
14.Submission Method:
The above materials have to be uploaded to the file server with the PDF file. We will inform you on the URL of the file server and also the password. Please contact with email before you submit your application materials.
15.Application Deadline:
All documents must be submitted on or before Tuesday, 11th January, 2022. After initial screening with the application form, interviews will be arranged on 20th January. Interviews will take place at Wako or ONLINE depending on the COVID-19 situation and consist of a presentation of the research achievements and plans. For applicants from abroad, the interview will be conducted via ONLINE (Zoom).
Center for Nuclear Study, Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo Director of CNS, Prof. Susumu Shimoura
Tel: 048-464-4285
17.Name of Recruiter:
The University of Tokyo
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