KHALIFA UNIVERSITY

Research Scientist in Mechanical Engineering

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
06 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2018
Ref
IRC31990
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Location AE      

Organization Name Mechanical Engineering      

About University            

The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology  combines The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research and The Petroleum Institute 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 of Science and Technology 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.
  • Since the Research Scientist, experience is transitional to becoming an independent researcher or faculty member, the Research Scientist tries their best to acquire the varied skills necessary to advance their career with guidance from the advisor. These skills include, but are not limited to, the 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, the ability to establish contacts and network with colleagues pursuing a similar research agenda, the ability to organize and teach a class or a course if more inclined towards a teaching career.

Detailed Description            

Operational Responsibilities

  • To utilize the world-class experimental and computing infrastructure for interdisciplinary research on Machine Learning-enabled Materials Development and Discovery for energy applications

Job Requirements            

Required Qualifications

  • Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering,Applied Chemistry and Physics, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering disciplines,preferably with Postdoctoral Research experience.

Required Experience

  • Applicants should have demonstrated great research capabilities in molecular or atomistic materials modeling. Candidates with machine learning experience will be considered with higher priority. Fluency in English required

How To Apply

Note: You will be required to attach the following:

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Passport-size photograph
  3. Teaching and Research Statement

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team (RecruitmentTeam@ku.ac.ae).

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