Research Assistant in Petroleum Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
07 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

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 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.

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.
  • Ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style, both in oral and written modes of communication.

Detailed Description

Operational Responsibilities

  • Performing scientific research and analysis and carrying out experiments to support the analysis.
  • Capable of preparing brines and preparing core-plugs for coreflooding.
  • Conducting research to develop new procedures and methods to save time and resources.
  • Ensuring adequate safety of area to prevent any possible accidents.
  • Collect and analyze data
  • Reporting to the research leader; assist in writing of scientific and review papers, including preparation of figures and grant applications, and other duties as required.
  • Provides research support toward identifying academic and other events, nationally, regionally and globally, of potential interest for the project.
  • Performs other similar or related duties as and when assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirements

B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from KUST -SAN PI

How To Apply


You will be required to attach the following:

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Passport-size photograph
  3. Teaching and Research Statement