Job Opportunity: 2018 Fall JAXA International Top Young Fellowship

JAXA is seeking talented, energetic and highly motivated employees to join the ITYF team.

Purpose and Ideal Candidate:

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) International Top Young Fellowship (ITYF) was established as a new fellowship program in 2009 with the purpose of inviting world’s top-level young researchers to work at the Institute of Space and Astronautical Sciences (ISAS)/JAXA.

ITYF fellows are expected to contribute to the following activities in ISAS/JAXA in addition to producing outstanding academic achievements in their areas of specialization:

  • Active interaction with researchers inside and/or outside ISAS to create new academic trends.
  • Active participation or initiative in planning new space science mission projects.
  • Active participation in developing research networks of ISAS and the related foreign institutes.

We also expect positive impact of ITYF fellow’s activities on ISAS researchers and students.

Application Deadline:
Not later than 17:00 PM (JST) / 8:00AM (UTC) on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Please see the below link for further details.

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