Recruitment of Postdoctoral Researchers (Device/Systems group, Yab Lab., AIMR)

This postdoctoral researcher position serves researches for developing self-organized polymer materials and biomimetic materials and their application devices based on polymer chemistry, organic chemistry and material science in collaboration with Prof. Yabu.

Recruitment information

Position Device/Systems group, Yabu Lab. Postdoc
Job type, rank, number 1 person
Term 1 year – The contract can be renewed each fiscal year (starting April 1st) subject to mutual agreement, continued funding, and applicable institutional policy (such as any term limit, typically five (5) years for postdocs)
Starting date April 1, 2018
Deadline for applications The position is open until filled
Research fields Nanosurfaces/Nanointerfaces, Self-assembly, Nanomaterials, Polymer synthesis, Self-assembled polymers, Functional polymers
Qualifications (1) Ph. D. degrees
(2) Good communication, oral presentation and research paper writing skills
(3) Ability to work well independently and in a team
(4) Positively work on joint research with other research fields
Treatment [1] Full time
[2] Salary: In accordance with the regulation of Tohoku University
[3] Work location: AIMR, Tohoku University 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577 Japan
Application materials (1) CV(Including a list of publications)
(2) Summary of your previous research and Research plan
(3) Names and contact information of 2-3 referees

* All documents are used only for screening and they will not be returned.
How to apply Submit the application by e-mail (PDF)
Where to apply


Prof. Hiroshi Yabu 

Advanced Institute for Materials Research(AIMR) ,

Tohoku University,  Associate Professor