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Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Mathematics at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites applications for a research assistant position to study the involutions of group algebras and to work on Computed Tomography.

Research experience in the areas of group theory or Computed Tomography is desirable. Experience in AI (Deep Learning) is a plus. Candidate is expected to have a strong background in GAP or Matlab. Proficiency in English is required (written and oral).

The nominal start date is as soon as possible before 15th January, 2021. The position is located at the UAEU's main campus in Al Ain.


Minimum Qualification

Master degree in Mathematics or Physics.

Preferred Qualification

Professional knowledge in algebra or computed tomography (image processing).

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Candidate is expected to have a strong background in AI (deep learning) and in using MATLAB or GAP. Proficiency in English is 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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