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Post Doctoral Researcher

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Ref: RP749-256

Job description / Role

Job Description

A Postdoctoral Researcher position is available at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, College of Science, UAE University.
The position is funded by the Research grant "Significant functions in coding theory and cryptography" UAEU Program for Advanced Research (UPAR).

The position is for one year with possibility of renewal or extension depending on the availability of funding. The package include a monthly salary of 9000-10000 AED (depending on qualification and experience), medical insurance and one round trip air ticket. The focus of the research is in area of bent and related functions. More precisely the use of finite geometry objects to study bent, planar, plateaued functions and their connections to coding theory and mutually unbiased bases.

The Postdoctoral researcher will work under the supervision and guidance of the PI of the project to study discrete functions related to finite geometry objects.


Minimum Qualification

- PhD in Mathematics or Computer Science

Preferred Qualification

- The candidate is expected to have a solid background in finite fields theory, and is expected to have interest in bent and related functions, coding theory, finite geometry, mutually unbiased bases.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

- Candidate is expected to have background in Mathematics and its applications. Proficiency in English required (written and oral)

About the Company

Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

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Doctor salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 20,500

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