Postdoctoral Fellow

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Posted
Ref: RP749-505

Job description / Role

Job Description
The Computational Physics group at the Department of Physics is seeking a Postdoctoral Appointee with an emphasis in simulation and modelling of modern materials. Strong experience is desired in both theoretical analysis and computational simulation, using VASP. The successful applicant will conduct research on halide perovskites for solar cell applications, photothermal materials based on tungsten oxide, and other similar compounds using VASP. The successful candidate must hold a PhD degree in physics, computational materials.

Requirements

Minimum Qualification
Phd in physics or material science.

Preferred Qualification
Strong experience in using VASP package and other related materials software. packages for the calculations of materials properties.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience
Publication record that shows the needed expertise in the field.

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

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AED 22,500

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