Research Scientist in Mechanical Engineering KHALIFA UNIVERSITY Posted on July 4, 2018 3 - 4 years Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates Ph.D/Doctorate(Science), Master of Technology/Engineering(Mechanical), Master of Science(Physics). Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB Brief Description• Provide high quality research support and undertake internationally competitive research aimed at publication thereby contributing to the academic and research mission of the University.• The post doc main responsibility is to plan and carry out the observational campaign for characterization of atmospheric extinction. The post-doc will develop instrumentation specially designed for dusty-arid subtropical atmospheric conditions, such as a 6-band 1-axis forward-scattering irradiometer and small portable spectro-polarimeters.• UAV and roving platforms for reliably and repeatably measuring spectral albedo over extended (1 km2) areas will also be developed.• The data described above will be needed to assessment of aerosol impacts on DNI trends (spectral, angular and attenuation), as inputs to RT models and for verification of RT analysis, satellite retrievals and for assessing future scenarios• Since the Postdoctoral experience is transitional to becoming an independent researcher or faculty member, the Postdoctoral fellow must acquire varied skills necessary to advance their career with guidance from their supervisor. These skills include the ability to present research plans and findings in a convincing style (both in oral and written modes of communication) the ability to understand research group management and supervision of others, the ability to establish contacts and network with colleagues pursuing a similar research agenda, the ability to organize and teach a class or a course if more inclined towards a teaching career.Detailed DescriptionOperational Responsibilities• To plan and carry out the observational campaign for extinction characterization,• Develop the instrumentation specially designed for dusty-arid subtropical atmospheric conditions• Interpret the data to assess the impact of aerosol on DNI trends• Support RT modeling/analysis and satellite retrievalsJob RequirementsRequired Qualifications• MSc and PhD in Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, or Physics or appropriate interdisciplinary PhDRequired Experience• Solar energy research, instrumentation and optical lab experience. Modeling of thermal and electrical systems. Experience in project management. Willingness to travel and work under field campaign conditions.How To ApplyNote: You will be required to attach the following:• Resume/CV• Passport-size photograph• Teaching and Research Statement Company Industry Education / Training / Teaching / Academics Department/Functional Area R&D / Research & Development Keywords Instrumentation Project management thermal Petroleum Material science Solar energy Operations Mechanical engineering Post Doctoral Fellow Group management REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at email@example.com People also searched for Dubai UAE All Jobs Research Scientist Jobs in Dubai Research Associate Jobs in Dubai Group Leader Jobs in Dubai R & D Jobs in Dubai Academic Research Jobs in Dubai Physics Jobs in Dubai Material Science Jobs in Dubai Research Scientist Jobs in UAE Research Associate Jobs in UAE Group Leader Jobs in UAE R & D Jobs in UAE Academic Research Jobs in UAE Physics Jobs in UAE Material Science Jobs in UAE Research Scientist Jobs Research Associate Jobs Group Leader Jobs R & D Jobs Academic Research Jobs Physics Jobs Material Science Jobs KHALIFA UNIVERSITY View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/86214/research-scientist-in-mechanical-engineering/?LinkSource=PremiumListing Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?