Graduate students and Postdoctoral fellows

RIKEN strives to provide the best and most exciting opportunities for young scientists in the crucially important early stages of their career.

Graduate students

You may apply to the International Program Associate (IPA), RIKEN's joint graduate school program. For details, visit

Postdoctoral Fellows

You may apply to the Foreign Postdoctoral Researcher (FPR) Program at RIKEN. Applications are invited once a year. For details, visit

Both, please contact with Yoichi Shinkai, yshinkai[at]


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