Research Scientist

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Monday, 15 July 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 12 August 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Location AE

Organization Name Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering

About University

The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology combines the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MI), Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR), and the Petroleum Institute (PI) into one world-class, research-intensive institution, seamlessly integrating research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in applied science and engineering.

Brief Description

  • To provide high quality research support and undertake internationally competitive research aimed at publication thereby contributing to the academic and research mission of the University.
  • Ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style, both in oral and written modes of communication, the ability to understand research group management and supervision of others, data analysis, oceanography modeling, remote sensing.

Detailed Description

Strategic Responsibilities

  • Involvement in data analysis and image processing
  • Numerical modeling experience (hydrodynamics and weather)
  • Coordinate with research team to analyze and improve different numerical models.
  • Summarize results in tables and graphs for reports and presentations.
  • Provide interpretation and analysis of the results in terms of source apportionment through report writing.

Operational Responsibilities

  • Maintain operational codes and enhance them
  • Develop new numerical models for different tracing dynamics

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Supervise Masters and PhD students

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

An Ph.D. degree in environmental engineering or atmospheric sciences or closely related disciplines, with experience in laboratory work.

Required Experience

  • Different programming skills
  • Image processing
  • Numerical modeling experience (hydrodynamics, weather, air quality)
  • Geospatial data analysis
  • Excellent verbal and written communications

How To Apply

CV + Research Interest Statement

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team (

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