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Research Associate Position in Desalination and Water Treatment

Life, Physical, and Social Science

Social Science Research Assistant

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Doha, Egypt

College/Department ProfileQatar University Profile:Qatar University is the premier national institution of higher education with a mission to produce well-rounded graduates with academic knowledge of quality and excellence coupled with a keen spirit of volunteerism and civic responsibility. This is underpinned by committed leadership and an experienced and motivated faculty and staff body.Department Profile:The Center for Advanced Materials (CAM) provides a venue for faculty members and students in Material science and engineering to interact with the industry and actively participate in various collaborative projects. CAM is attracting leading international researchers and scholars in the four essential sub-specialties of Materials Science and Engineering: processing/fabrication, structure, properties and applications. The Center continues to expand its research profile both nationally and internationally through the establishment of a variety of research programs. In order to facilitate this type of high profile research, its facilities are constantly upgraded with the installation of major new equipment having latest technology. With top-notch researchers and well-equipped laboratories, the Center offers high -level expertise to the local oil and gas and water treatment industries as well as the tertiary technical education sector in Qatar.Duties & ResponsibilitiesPosition Summary:The Center for Advanced Materials at Qatar University invites applications for Research Associate in the area of Desalination and Water treatment commencing in spring 2022.The successful candidate should have a strong background in desalination and water treatment, especially membrane based reverse osmosis desalination, RO pretreatment and membrane fouling issues. Proven record of accomplishment of research and/or field experience in RO water treatment. He/she should have a proven record of excellence in applied research in the field of expertise. Postdoctoral experience in the area of research is desirable but not a must. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering/Chemical/Mechanical Engineering or a closely related discipline with 2-4 years of research experience and/or industrial exposure. Preference will be given to the candidates with an undergraduate degree in Engineering and industrial experience. The candidate should be able to establish and maintain an independent and competitively funded creative research program and liaison with industry. The CAM, Qatar University is seeking dynamic individuals with outstanding technical expertise and track records of scholarly accomplishments who, given the right opportunity and resources, have the ability and motivation to become leaders or further enhance their stature in their research fields. Competencies: 1. Excellent record of scholarly activities and research strengths in area of reverse osmosis desalination and water treatment evidenced by appropriate bibliometric parameters in high-ranking journals.2. Strong demonstrated problem-solving and resolution skills.3. Excellent organizational ability and strong interpersonal skills.4. Ability to work within a diverse, multicultural environment.5. Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English.6. Attract research funds and develop scholarly endeavors.7. Supervise undergraduate and graduate students and be involved effectively in consulting, service duties, committee work.Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Developing research in the area of reverse osmosis desalination and water treatment.2. Supervising undergraduate and graduate student projects/theses.3. Community service and industrial relations.4. Publish and disseminate research in reputable journals and international conferences.5. Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.6. Develop his/her own areas of research specialization, engage in collaborative research and obtain competitive research funding. Engage in outstanding scholarly activities leading to national, regional and international recognition.Duties & ResponsibilitiesPosition Summary:The Center for Advanced Materials at Qatar University invites applications for Research Associate in the area of Desalination and Water treatment commencing in spring 2022.The successful candidate should have a strong background in desalination and water treatment, especially membrane based reverse osmosis desalination, RO pretreatment and membrane fouling issues. Proven record of accomplishment of research and/or field experience in RO water treatment. He/she should have a proven record of excellence in applied research in the field of expertise. Postdoctoral experience in the area of research is desirable but not a must. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering/Chemical/Mechanical Engineering or a closely related discipline with 2-4 years of research experience and/or industrial exposure. Preference will be given to the candidates with an undergraduate degree in Engineering and industrial experience. The candidate should be able to establish and maintain an independent and competitively funded creative research program and liaison with industry. The CAM, Qatar University is seeking dynamic individuals with outstanding technical expertise and track records of scholarly accomplishments who, given the right opportunity and resources, have the ability and motivation to become leaders or further enhance their stature in their research fields. Competencies: 1. Excellent record of scholarly activities and research strengths in area of reverse osmosis desalination and water treatment evidenced by appropriate bibliometric parameters in high-ranking journals.2. Strong demonstrated problem-solving and resolution skills.3. Excellent organizational ability and strong interpersonal skills.4. Ability to work within a diverse, multicultural environment.5. Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English.6. Attract research funds and develop scholarly endeavors.7. Supervise undergraduate and graduate students and be involved effectively in consulting, service duties, committee work.Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Developing research in the area of reverse osmosis desalination and water treatment.2. Supervising undergraduate and graduate student projects/theses.3. Community service and industrial relations.4. Publish and disseminate research in reputable journals and international conferences.5. Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.6. Develop his/her own areas of research specialization, engage in collaborative research and obtain competitive research funding. Engage in outstanding scholarly activities leading to national, regional and international recognition.Required Documents1. Application letter/completion of an online application.2. Curriculum vitae.3. Teaching, research, and service philosophy.4. Names and email address of three references.5. Academic transcript or letter from registrar (showing courses taken during BS, MS and PhD studies).6. Any additional documents deemed relevant to application.Benefits1. Competitive tax-free salary.2. A three-year renewable contract.3. Furnished accommodation in accordance with QU HR policies.4. Annual roundtrip air tickets for faculty member and dependents as per QU HR policy.5. Public health care and private health insurance to candidate and family members as per QU HR policies.6. Educational allowance for candidate's children (up to three children) in accordance with QU HR policies.7. Annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies.8. End-of-contract indemnity.