KHALIFA UNIVERSITY

Postdoctoral Fellow in Mechanical Engineering

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
08 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Jul 2018
Ref
IRC18269
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Location

AE      

Organization Name

Mechanical Engineering      

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.
  • Since the Postdoctoral experience is transitional to becoming an independent researcher or faculty member, the Postdoctoral tries their best to acquire the varied skills necessary to advance their career with guidance from the advisor. These skills include, but are not limited to, the ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style, both in oral and written modes of communication, the ability to understand research group management and supervision of others, the ability to establish contacts and network with colleagues pursuing a similar research agenda, the ability to organize and teach a class or a course if more inclined towards a teaching career.
  • Synthesis, characterization and testing of Carbon-based nanomaterials and nanocomposites.

Detailed Description          

Operational Responsibilities

Research and publications, report writing

Job Requirements          

The successful candidate must hold a Ph.Din Mechanical Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry or other relevant discipline.

How To Apply          

Required Experience

He/She must have a strong background in one or more of the following fields: Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials; nanocomposites; polymeric materials.

Vacancy Type

Research

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