Postdoctoral Fellow in Physics
Organization Name Physics
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 in to 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.
- 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 Postdoctoral experience is transitional to becoming an independent researcher or faculty member, the Postdoctoral 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.
- The Post-doctoral fellow will be involved in all tasks of the project, including synthesis of 2D materials, perforation in 2D materials, characterization, testing of membranes,and simulation of the data.
- Ph.D. in Physics or Chemistry or Material Science and Engineering or Environmental Science and Engineering or Nano Science and Technology or interdisciplinary areas.
- We are looking for a Post-doctoral fellow with a strong background in experimental and computational Physics/Chemistry/Material Science/Engineering/Environmental Science/Nano Science and Technology or interdisciplinary areas and, ideally, some expertise in synthesis/characterization/simulation of 2D materials. You will be involved in the synthesis of 2D materials, perforation in 2D materials, membrane fabrication, synthesis of polymer composites, characterization, membrane testing for water desalination, and simulation of the data.
How To Apply
Note: You will be required to attach the following:
- Passport-size photograph
- 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).