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Post-Doctoral Research Assistant (PDRA) – College of Engineering
The College of Engineering at American University of Sharjah, UAE, is seeking a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant to work on a funded research project related to the water-energy nexus. The project is managed by Dr. Mostafa Shaaban, Assistant Professor at AUS ([email protected]).
Required Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will demonstrate a broad and deep understanding of water network assets and optimization fundamentals coupled with strong mathematical and simulation skills and excellent oral and written English communication skills. He/she must have a proven track record of publications in top-tier journals. Academic excellence, independence, motivation, professional work ethics, initiative-driven traits, as well as leadership potential are expected. Experience in interacting with and mentoring of graduate students is also expected.
The appointment duration will be for a one-year period starting in Summer 2021.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit a complete application package to [email protected].
A complete application includes:
- A full CV showing a complete publication record.
- A short cover letter outlining the candidate’s major interests, strengths, achievements and his/her suitability for the position.
- The names of two references that will be contacted only if the candidate is short-listed.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.