Research Assistant

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Jul 20, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 20, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Location AE

Organization Name Chemical Engineering - Khalifa University

About University

The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KU) combines the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MI), the 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. Khalifa University endeavors to be a leader among research intensive universities of the 21st century, while catalyzing the growth of Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s rapidly developing knowledge economy.

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.

Detailed Description

Strategic Responsibilities

  • Project support with day to day experiments  on synthesis of bio-adsorbents 

Operational Responsibilities

  • Conducting chemical synthesis experiments with polymers/biopolymers 

Supervisory Responsibilities


Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • MSc Degree/PhD:  in   Chemical Engineering (polymer); applied chemistry (polymers)  

Required Experience

  • Experimental skills in Chemical synthesis of polymeric adsorbents, phase inversion, molecular imprinting, analytical chemistry etc.  

How To Apply

Please attach CV and 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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