Kyoto University, Astronomical Observatory –Postdoctoral Position

Just to bring to everyone in the UKSP community’s attention the following jobs available in Kyoto. Sorry for the large number of details, there doesn’t seem to be a website I can just link you to.

There are 3 Postdoctoral researcher posts available at the Astronomical Observatory, Kyoto University for people to work at one of Okayama Observatory, Hida Observatory or based in Kyoto University to work on either instrumentation, solar or stellar observations, or astrophysical MHD.

Applicants should send as a pdf file by e-mail to with “Subject:” of “Application for Postdoctoral fellow” the following documents:
(a) A cover letter with information on the applicant’s name, contact address, applying position, preferable working location,
(b) CV (If you have taken a leave(s) such as for maternity, childcare, and/or family care, please indicate it in your curriculum vitae. We will consider it when assessing your performance.),
(c) summary of previous studies in 1 page and research plan in 1 page
(d) publication list and off-prints of major papers
Submission deadline: 23:59 JST on December 27, Tuesday, 2022

For full details of the job posting, please contact Prof. Takaaki Yokoyama (