Postdoctoral Fellow

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Posted
Ref: RP749-571

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time
Job Duration: Permanent Employment

Job Description
- A postdoctoral position is available in the newly established Genetics and Genomics Department of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University. The positions aim to elucidate the molecular and cellular mechanisms of human Mendelian disorders with emphasis on cellular protein quality control pathways.

The position is supported by grant from the Zayed Center for Health Sciences United Arab Emirates University. Salary is tax-free and is in the range of 11,000-13,000 UAE Dirhams per month, commensurate with training and experience.

Requirements

Minimum Qualification
- The successful candidates should have at least a PhD degree in a biomedical sciences or bioinformatics.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience
- Extensive research experience in more than one of the following research areas: molecular biology, bioinformatics, cell biology, genomics, human molecular genetics or protein chemistry.

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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