UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Assistant (Construction Engineering and Management)

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
30 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research Assistant (Construction Engineering and Management)
Position Number    600679
Posting Number    1738
Grade Number    19

Job Description    

The Civil Engineering Department at the United Arab Emirates University is seeking a research assistant in the area of Construction Engineering and Management. The researcher will carry out research on the development of an Artificially Intelligent system that automates construction schedules’ updating process, were data about retrospective construction productivity is continuously captured, ‘machine-learned’, and reflected on forecasting upcoming task productivity rates. Using these continuously refined productivity rates, more realistic activity duration forecasts are approached as a project progresses. Highly motivated applicants with Master degrees in a relevant field are invited to submit their applications to the position. The preferred candidate should have demonstrated experience in construction engineering and management, aside with solid Artificial Intelligence background.

Job Close Date    open until filled