Research Associate in Petroleum Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
27 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Location AE      

Organization Name Petroleum 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.
  • Ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style, both in oral and written modes of communication.
  • Capability to run common laboratory equipment for research on chemical EOR
  • Ability to record results in professional manner and aptitude to correlate obtained data in a meaningful manner.

Detailed Description

Operational Responsibilities

  • General operations in the laboratory in accordance to HSE standards of the University
  • Day to day running of laboratory equipment for sample testing and evaluation
  • Maintaining laboratory record
  • Maintaining laboratory inventory to manage chemicals and consumables stock up to date
  • HSE documentation and record keeping

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Petroleum Geosciences (preferably Petroleum Engineering)

Required Experience

  •  Experience in laboratory and/or numerical work, preferably in petroleum engineering laboratory.

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 (