Research Faculty Positions Available
With 15,000 students, United Arab Emirates University is the largest federal university in the U.A.E. Its colleges include Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Food and Agriculture, Humanities and Social Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Medicine and Health Science, Science, and Shari'ah. Of these, the College of Engineering is the largest of its kind in the U.A.E. offering 7 undergraduate degree programs and 9 graduate M.Sc. programs with an active profile of faculty research and interaction with Industry. The B.Sc. programs in Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering (Communication Track), Mechanical Engineering, and Petroleum Engineering have been recognized as “Substantially Equivalent” by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The College's curriculum focuses on interactive and cooperative learning in a technology rich instructional environment. The language of instruction is English. For more information on the College and its departments, kindly visit the College website at www.engg.uaeu.ac.ae
The college of Engineering seeks to establish research strength in Energy and Environment through cluster hiring commencing September 2009 and designed to build a team of faculty and associate researchers with complementary capabilities to address present and long-term regional and global needs. Research faculty hired will have an appointment in either the Architectural, Chemical and Petroleum, Civil and Environmental, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering departments for up to 5 years with initial support to develop their respective research areas within the United Arab Emirates University including support for graduate students, and are expected to generate support for their cluster areas through research funding from local, regional, and international companies and agencies.
Academic Field(s): Ideal candidates sought should be specialized in one of the following areas:
|Carbon Management, Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)|
|Photovoltaic Materials and Devices|
|Solar-Thermal and/or Hybrid Systems|
|Hydrogen Production and/or Fuel Cells|
|Energy Integration for Oil and Gas Processes|
|Energy Management and Green Buildings|
Job Title: Research Professor or Associate professor
Department: Architectural, Chemical and Petroleum, Civil and Environmental, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering.
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.
Position Start Date: September 2009.
Minimum Qualifications: Associate or full research professors with a demonstrated track record of leadership in research funding, publications, and graduate student supervision. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. degree in one of the Engineering disciplines from an internationally recognized university. Successful candidates must also have the ability to lead scientific research at the university and teach effectively graduate courses.
Salary is competitive with an excellent benefits package, including housing and furniture allowance, educational allowance for 3 dependent children (conditions apply), annual air tickets, annual paid vacation and medical insurance.
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Interested applicants should submit a statement of interest and a complete CV along with the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of three references electronically through the Jobs@uaeu section of the University website: www.uaeu.ac.ae.
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