Job title: Research Assistant
Company: United Arab Emirates University
Job description: Job Description
The Physics department at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites applications for research Associate/Assistant-ships to work in the field of computational physics. Successful candidates are preferred to have some experience with density-functional theory (DFT) packages such as VASP, Quantum Espresso and/or WIEN2k. The aim is to employ DFT to study the photonics, energy-storage and gas-sensing properties of 2D systems (Monolayers). The completion of BSc/MSc degree in Physics or Materials Science or Electrical Engineering is required. The appointment will be initially made for one term with possibility of extension for other terms depending upon satisfactory performance. The nominal start date is as soon as possible. The position is located at the UAEU’s main campus in Al-Ain, about one and half hour drive from Abu-Dhabi. The UAEU is the largest and the top-ranked public sector University of the United Arab Emirates. The application package should include a cover letter, updated CV, transcripts, diploma and two letters of references.
BSc or MSc in Physics or Engineering
MSc in Computational Physics or Computational Materials Science
Special Instructions to Applicant
Skills in DFT (Density Functional Theory) is preferred
Division College of Science – (COS)
Department Physics – (COS)
Job Close Date 31-08-2021
Job Category Academic – Research Assistant
Salary 5,000 – 10,000
Location: Abu Dhabi
Job date: Fri, 02 Jul 2021 06:48:01 GMT
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