Research Professor / Research Associate Professor in Satellite Communication

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

Research Professor / Research Associate Professor in Satellite Communication
Grade Number    19
Position Number    600473
Posting Number    1380

Job Description 
The successful applicant will contribute to the UAEU’s SSTC research program in Space Science and Technology and demonstrate enthusiasm for collaborative and interdisciplinary research. Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to sponsored research and scholarly work. Teaching is not a requirement, but delivering short courses at the graduate level and running workshops may be required. The SSTC maintains close ties with the Colleges of Engineering and Science in general, and with the departments of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Physics in particular. The SSTC seeks to establish collaborative programs with national and international space science institutions and industries. -Perform research aligned with the mission of the Center -Publish research in academic journals and at conferences; -Write proposals to obtain funding for future research projects; -Supervise and train Masters and PhD students; -Supervise postdoctoral researchers; -Engage with UAEU industry partners -Contribute to the development of Center research strategies and themes -Be able to carry out independent research projects -Provide academic leadership to those working within relevant research areas. -Develop successful links with external contacts such as other educational and research bodies, businesses, the public sector, professional bodies and other providers of funding and research initiatives to foster collaboration and generate income. -Play a role in a relevant national professional body or recognized events. -Continually update knowledge and understanding in field or specialism, and engage in continuous professional development
Minimum Qualification    A PhD degree in satellite communication, geodesy and geomatics, or closely related engineering field is required.

Job Close Date    open until filled   

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