RIKEN invites applications for an indefinite-term Research Scientist or Senior Research Scientist to work for Strong Correlation Theory Research Group, RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science (Head of Laboratory: Naoto Nagaosa).


The application must arrive no later than 5pm, June 5, 2017 (Japan time).


Research Scientist or Senior Research Scientist

Number of openings



A successful candidate is expected to conduct research for topics specific to the laboratory and other duties for the laboratory. Based on RIKEN regulations, RIKEN may make changes with respect to responsibilities, job category, or work location due to organizational restructuring, management decisions or financial circumstances.


Doctoral degree (or equivalent research ability and background) in the relevant research field.

Initial Work Location

RIKEN Wako Branch
2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351-0198 Japan

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