IRCMS International Research Center for Medical Sciences


Takizawa Laboratory

Postdoc Position in "Hematopoietic Stem Cell Physiology and Pathophysiology"

Research group:

Takizawa laboratory has also been newly launched since January, 2015, and our research interest is "Hematopoietic stem cell behavior in steady state and under stressed hematopoietic conditions such as inflammation, ageing, leukemia" (please refer to the details:

Job function and working conditions:

The candidate is expected to establish and develop a new research program, and join ongoing international collaborative projects.

Compensation will based on Kumamoto University's Regulation

Work Location

International Research Center for Medical Sciences, 2-2-1 Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto, 860-0811 Japan


Applicants are required to have Ph.D. when the position starts.

Selection Procedure:

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an application packet composed of:

1.) letter of intent

2.) curriculum vitae with e-mail address, photo and contact information

3.) a list of publication

4.) 2 references (name, affiliation, contact information).

Upon paper selection, top applicants will be invited for an interview (via skype, possible) and the final result will be noticed via e-mail address.

The packet above should be sent electrically to the following e-mail (

Hitoshi Takizawa, Ph.D.


International Research Center for Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University

2-2-1 Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-0811, Japan

Note: the packet will be used only for selection with confidentiality, and will be disposed after final decision.

Deadline: until the position is filled.