Research Assistant

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Ref: RP749-540

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description
- Red palm weevil colony maintenance
- Carry out experiments and research according to guidelines laid out by the supervisor
- Collect and log experimental data
- Maintain laboratory equipment and inventory


Minimum Qualification
- Bachelor's degree or above in biology or a related field

Preferred Qualification
- Research experience

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience
- Communicate fluently in English
- Enthusiastic with a strong desire to learn
- Hard-working
- Excellent hands on skills - manipulation of all stages of the red palm weevil
- Attention to detail
- Flexibility to work in accordance with the needs of experiments being performed.

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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