UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Associate

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Salary
5000 AED
Posted
20 Apr 2022
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2022
Ref
3284
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Research associate position in the Integrative Agriculture Department of College of ‎Food and Agriculture.‎ As an enthusiastic researcher you will join a collaborative team lead by faculty ‎from Department of Integrative agriculture for one year. The research project ‎required key Greenhouse and lab techniques and skills involved working with ‎different hydroponic systems, plant growth follow up such as photosynthetic rate, ‎transpiration rate, stomatal conductivity, other plant tissue analysis such as ‎analysis such as antioxidant/antibacterial analysis, microscopy, plant tissue ‎culture/ microbial analysis techniques and the physiological mechanism for ‎regulating these processes.‎

The project would suit a candidate with experience in horticulture, with strong lab ‎skills and preferably experience in greenhouse production using hydroponic ‎system.

The position is going to start in May 2022.

Please note the successful ‎candidate must have at least Master's degree by thesis. ‎

Documents required a full Curriculum vitae (Resumé), with two recommendation ‎letters and statements of research skills related to the research. ‎ The candidate will have to work independently in the greenhouse and laboratory ‎conditions and is expected to have very good writing skills (publication).‎

Minimum Qualification

Master’s Degree in Horticulture or plant science or related discipline. ‎

Preferred Qualification

Preferred ‎Qualification Master’s Degree in Horticulture or related discipline with thesis on relevant topic ‎of the project (preferable). ‎

Special Instructions to Applicant

Candidates should submit a detailed CV, two recommendation letters ‎

Division College of Agricul.&Veterinary Med.
Department Integrative Agriculture- (CAVM)
Job Close Date 30-09-2022
Job Category Academic - Research Assistant
Salary 5000

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