Postdoctoral Fellow; Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)

Job Title: 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Duration: 
April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019, maximum renewal for three years
Salary: 
JPY 5,250,000
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Description: 

Successful applicants to this programme are expected to conduct scientific work independently on research topics of their own proposing or to proceed with research at JAMSTEC. The successful applicant will also have access to the necessary facilities and equipment at JAMSTEC during the contract period.

A mentor will be designated to each JAMSTEC Postdoctoral Fellow, who will facilitate his/her research activities and evaluate research progress each year. 

During the fellowship period, the administration section of JAMSTEC will provide support regarding personal issues (e.g., preparing immigration documents, finding an apartment, etc.).

Relevant Research Fields
Any natural science or engineering field. (We welcome applicants without experience or background in Oceanography or Earth Sciences.)

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