|Job Title||Senior Researcher|
|Organization Name||EBTIC- Research|
|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||Purpose OfRole:The roleholder is either leader or joint owner of research activity in one or moretechnical areas.|
|Detailed Description||Tocontribute original work which leads to new solutions to research problems inareas supporting EBTIC’s strategic priorities, or new fields with potentialimpact on EBTIC partner’s future business.To manageresearch projects or tasks within projects (both internal to EBTIC and/or withcollaborative partners).To influencethe strategic direction of technical projects in order that EBTIC partners canintercept the most appropriate market opportunity with best effect.To proposeand pursue new opportunities for EBTIC’s partners arising from his/her research(e.g. new revenues, cost savings or improvements to customer service).Tocommunicate commercial opportunities to all levels with maximum impact.To generatetangible value for EBTIC and its partners through research and creation andprotection of Intellectual Properties and licensable technology.To take alead role when working with clients and collate the combined outputs of thetechnical team to present back to the customer.Tocontribute to EBTIC’s world-class standing in research and innovation throughappropriate communications, including internal reports or presentations,external presentations to customers and peers, journal publications, popularscience articles etc.To provideConsultancy on his/her area of expertise to other project teams as required.|
|Job Requirement||Qualifications:MSc or PhD Degreeis required. Skills/Experience:Expert inone or more technical disciplines.Relevantresearch experience.|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|