Research Associate in Biomedical Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

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

Detailed Description

Operational Responsibilities

  • Help in using text and data mining techniques to predict the function of proteins.
  • Help in designing novel and innovative methods to execute comprehensive and in-depth bioinformatics analysis.
  • Help in annotating and enriching scientific records for key biomedical concepts
  • Help in analyzing statistical trends and patterns in scientific production to predict protein function.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Bioinformatics, Software Engineering, Data Mining, Computer Science,or related field

Required Experience

  • Exposure to natural language processing, especially text mining.
  • Experience in developing and analyzing machine learning and natural language processing algorithms.
  • Significant experience in computer programming using different programming languages and system development skills.
  • Software development experience in machine learning and natural language processing.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills.

How To Apply


You will be required to attach the following:

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

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