Postdoctoral Fellow in Mechanical Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
18 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Dec 2019
Contract Type
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 andcritical 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 develop high-resolution additive fabrication technology based on state-of-the-art micro 3D printer for energy applications

Job Requirements            

Required Qualifications

  • Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science and other relevant Engineering disciplines.Applicants who are about to defend PhD thesis are also encouraged to apply.

Required Experience

  • Applicants should have demonstrated research capabilities in 3Dprinting and micro-fabrication. Candidates with micro-stereolithography research experience will be considered with higher priority. Fluency in English required

How To Apply


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 (

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