|Job Title||Research Associate|
|Organization Name||Temp Researcher External 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||We seek to fill position of a Research Associate in a funded project at Khalifa University. The project primarily deals with integrating incentive mechanisms and trust models to crowd sensing platforms. In this work, trust-based models will be designed, developed, and tested to verify that the data submitted by the workers in crowd sensing systems can be trusted.|
|Detailed Description||The successful candidate will be expected to –a.Study existing trust models used in crowd sensing systems.b.Study the correlation of the crowd sensed data to determine its trustworthiness.c.Develop a model representation of crowd sensing system.d.Develop, model, and evaluate novel trust-based model to improve selection and sensingoutcome for crowd sensing systems.In addition, the candidate will lead the project from start to finish. The candidate will also be expected to publish in reputed journals and present in internationally renowned conferences The candidate will be expected to contribute, as needed, in the departmental and university work and activities|
|Job Requirement||The applicant should have strong Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) background and will be expected to have a masters degree in ECE with good academic record and research experienceExperience in -1. Crowdsensing and IoT systems2. MATLAB and computer programing.3. Modeling and developing algorithms.|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|