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Recruitment for a Special Topic Researcher
(Researcher, Fixed Term Position)
Nuclear Science and Engineering Center

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    1. Number of employees

      Researcher: 1 person

    2. Recruitment theme

      Theme: “Atomic and electronic structure calculations for defect structure of complex concentrated alloys”
      The mechanical properties of complex concentrated alloys are studied in Research Group for Radiation Materials Engineering. In the current research theme, the atomic and electronic structure calculations are implemented to understand the relationship between macroscopic mechanical properties and defect structures such as grain boundary and dislocation core structures.

    3. Research Division of assignment

      Neutron Science Section,
      Fuels and Materials Engineering Division,
      Nuclear Science and Engineering Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency

    4. Place of employment

      Nuclear Science Research Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki, Japan

    5. Qualification requirements

      Candidates must have a doctoral degree (including applicants who will receive their doctoral degree by the time of employment), and must have knowledge on material science and experience with the first-principle and molecular dynamics simulations. Candidates are expected to promote the research on the mechanical properties based on defect structures.

    6. Terms of employment

      (1) Salary: Approximately JY400,000 per month(including social insurance fee and tax)

      (2) Allowance: Commutation and housing allowances are paid according to employees.

      (3) Working Hours: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm.

      (4) Intermission: 12:00pm-1:00pm

      (5) Holiday: Weekend (Saturday and Sunday), national holidays, year-end holidays, paid holidays.

      (6) Social Insurance, etc.: Health insurance, welfare pension insurance, corporate pension fund, employment insurance, workers accident compensation insurance.

      (7) Welfare: Family resident and dormitory are available.

      (8) Trial period: 6 months.

    7. Necessary documents

      (1) Special Topic Researcher application form(PDF, WORD
      Form 1: Application form
      Form 2: Purpose of research
      Form 3: Reasons for applying for this position
      Form 4: Result of research you have performed
      Form 5: List of publications

      (2) Transcripts (for bachelor)

      (3) A copy of PhD diploma (for PhD holder) or Certification for expected completion of PhD Course

      (4) Copies of major papers (3 major papers)

      (5)One or two letter(s) of recommendation written by senior researcher who well knows your research and personality.
      * Including one from the current supervisor is better.
      * Letter(s) written by a JAEA employee will not be accepted.
      * Submit by any of the following way;
      1. By mail from applicant after recommender signed and sealed.
      Copy or opened one is not accepted.

      2. By mail from recommender to JAEA directly (see Article 9. Address of submission of application).
      3. By Email from recommender to JAEA directly (see Article 9. Address of submission of application).
      Attach the signed letter in PDF format.

      (6) Consent for the treatment of personal data *(PDF, WORD)
      *Residents only in any one of EEA member countries, namely a member of the EU, and Iceland, Liechtenstein or Norway is requested to submit this form.

    8. Deadline for submission of application

      January 31, 2020

    9. Address of submission of application

      Research Co-ordination and Promotion Office,
      Nuclear Science and Engineering Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan
      (Mark with “Application documents for recruitment of a Special Topic Researcher” in red on the envelope)

      [ Address for submission of recommendation letter ]
      Research Co-ordination and Promotion Office,
      Nuclear Science and Engineering Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan
      or

      E-mail: jinji-saiyogenkaken11[at]jaea.go.jp (Replace [at] with @ )
      (Write applicant name in subject.)
      *Only letter of recommendation will be accepted by Email.

    10. Document examination

      Examinees will be decided based on the review of application documents. The review result will be notified by a letter. Application documents will not be returned to the applicant.

    11. Recruitment examination

      Examination of research achievement (Oral presentation using PowerPoint or PDF and Q&A)

    12. Date of recruitment examination (planned)

      Late February to early March 2020

    13. Place for Recruitment Examination (planned)

      Nuclear Science and Engineering Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan

    14. Result of Recruitment Examination

      The result will be announced by a letter after the recruitment examination.

    15. Contract term (tentative)

      From April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021

    16. Travel Expenses

      We will cover your travel expenses in Japan for the recruitment examination in accordance with JAEA travel allowance regulations.
      Detailed information will be provided to the candidates.

    17. Contact & inquiries

      Ms.China Kawawa, Research Co-ordination and Promotion Office, Nuclear Science and Engineering Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency TEL: +81-29-282-6468 FAX: +81-29-282-6122 jinji-saiyogenkaken11[at]jaea.go.jp (Replace [at] with @ )

      (Reference related to the recruitment field)
      Dr. Tomohito Tsuru,
      Research Group for Radiation Materials Engineering,
      Fuels and Materials Engineering Division,
      Nuclear Science and Engineering Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency
      TEL: +81-29-282-5198 FAX: +81-29-282-6716
      jinji-saiyogenkaken11[at]jaea.go.jp (Replace [at] with @ )

    18. Points to note

      (1) Applicants who pass the document examination are supposed to submit medical certification.

      (2) Required status of residence is needed for applicants without Japanese nationality by the date of adoption in order to work in JAEA, in Japan,

    19. Treatment of personal information

      Submitted personal information will be used for recruitment only. Personal information of employee will be used for employment control. Other personal information will be scrapped 1 year after submission.