|Job Title||Research Associate|
|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||The research associate will be responsible for field sampling, maintaining laboratory inventory, independently executing experiments and assisting graduate students with their experiments|
|Job Requirement||Required QualificationsM.Sc. in chemistry or life sciences (biochemistry, plant science, cell biology, etc)Required Experience• Comfortable being out in the field (desert or similar environment) to carry out sampling expeditions• Experience using biochemical methods and analytical instruments to process biological samples. Highly desirable: Experience using chromatography (HPLC, LC-MS)• Highly desirable: Experience working with both plant and soil samples• Highly desirable: Research experience in the biological activity of natural products|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|