|Job Title||Research Assistant|
|Organization Name||Temp researcher Internal fund|
|About University||Khalifa University of Science and Technology
Khalifa University is a world-class,research-intensive institution in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The University’s mission is to seamlessly integrate research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in science, engineering and medicine, and also to be a catalyst towards AbuDhabi’s 2030 vision for a knowledge-based economy. Khalifa University has three campuses in the city of Abu Dhabi – the KU Main Campus, Masdar City Campus and the Sas Al Nakhl Campus, the latter two housing the internationally renowned Masdar and Institute and Petroleum Institute, respectively.
|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• Build and clean statistical database using SPSS software.• Review quantitative descriptive and inferential statistical analysis.• Perform qualitative and quantitative data collection duties, including occasional offsite data collection.• Author and periodically update blog posts and social media networks to help discuss and disseminate project information.• Conducts literature reviews for research and evaluation projects.• Assists in creating tables, charts, final reports, and manuscripts.• Assists in programming online surveys.• Perform other duties as assigned.|
|Job Requirements||Required QualificationsBachelor’s DegreeRequired Experience• Experience managing/cleaning databases and fluency with statistics are strongly preferred.• Familiarity with Excel and SPSS.• Fluency in Arabic.• Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|