The Division of Science aims to strategically develop new fields of growth in natural science for further advancement of astronomy. The Division has a strong planetary science group that conducts research in exoplanets, planet formation, and protoplanetary disk, including theory, modeling, and numerical simulations. The group members are also involved in some large observation projects regarding exoplanets and protoplanetary disks.
The successful candidate is expected to start the job as early as possible after the job offer has been accepted. The start date is negotiable. The term of employment will be three years after the appointment starts, including the probation period of six months.
Please visit the following link for more information regarding the position, required qualifications, and application materials.
The application deadline is November 1 (Monday), 2021 12:00 (noon) (JST).
For inquiries, please contact:
Dr. Masahiro Ikoma
Division of Science
National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
masahiro.ikoma_AT_nao.ac.jp (Replace _AT_with @-sign.)
Subject of e-mail: “Question on Project Research Staff of Division of Science, NAOJ”