National Astronomical Observatory of Japan

Post Doctoral Fellow Programs in National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)

Position Name Title Duration Annual salary Research fund per year Application due date Note
NAOJ Fellow * Project Assistant Professor 5 years 6.6 Myen 1 MYen Aug 1st Independent fellow focusing on research/development
Project Research Fellow (General)
Three per year *
Project Researcher 3 years4.2 Myen 500 kYen Oct end Up to 50% effort to conduct project job/research
Project Research Fellow (Project/Center) * Project Researcher 3 years 4.2 Myen 500 kYen irregular Up to 50% effort to conduct project job/research
Project Research Fellow(External funding including Subaru, ALMA, and TMT) ** Project Researcher Depends on budget 4.2 Myen depends on program or 500 kYen irregular Conduct research required by the program
ALMA Scientific Research Grant Researchers** Project Assistant Professor 3 years 6.6 Myen 2 MYen Early August Conduct research agreed with the host researcher, submit ALMA proposals and publish ALMA papers
Project Researcher 3 years 4.2 Myen 1 MYen
EACOA Fellow EACOA Fellow 3 years 60 kUSD 20 kUSD *** Middle of November Research onlys
EAO Fellow EAO Fellow 3 years 60 kUSD - 50% of time supporting the EAO operations
JSPS research fellow JSPS research fellow 3 years Follow JSPS rule follow JSPS rule June Focusing on research