Research Associate in Mechanical Engineering

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Oct 2018
Contract Type
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.
  • Ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style, both in oral and written modes of communication.

Detailed Description

Strategic Responsibilities

  • Smart Grid IDEF0 Activity Modeling
  • Smart grid simulation using (MATLAB-Simulink)
  • Fault Detection Analysis

Operational Responsibilities

  • Routine maintenance of the solar and wind observation stations

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • Candidates with a Master in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Strong interpersonal skills and time management skills
  • Independent worker, organized and team player.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English

Required Experience

  • Smart grid simulation
  • Proficiency in MATLAB-Simulink
  • Knowledge of HOMER or PSCAD Software

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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