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

  • Performing scientific research and analysis and carrying out experiments to support the analysis.
  • Capable of preparing brines and performing core flooding experiments.
  • Conducting research to develop new procedures and methods to save time and resources.
  • Maintaining and operating lab equipment in proper condition for performing research experiments.
  • Ensuring adequate safety of area to prevent any possible accidents.
  • Collect and analyse 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

Obtained an M.S. in Petroleum engineering

How To Apply


You will be required to attach the following:

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