Job Details
Posting Date
15/10/2018 Expiry Date 17/11/2018 Job Reference Number: 1101-2018-10-15T12:41:02
Lab Officer in Geophysics/Seismology
Category Non Faculty Vacancies
College Departments
Department Rise - Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering
Job Purpose

The Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering (RISE) is seeking a laboratory supervisor in the area of geophysics and seismology to help in developing RISE research infrastructure in the field. 

Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Follow up all matters related to the University of Sharjah Seismic Stations (UOSS).
  • Collect, process and deliver high quality geophysical/seismological data through monitoring, measurement and research.
  • Engage with concerned faculty in research on seismology & earthquakes science and engineering.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining scientific collaboration with concerned local, regional and international organizations.
  • Assist in preparing technical, educational and publicity material related to the field.
  • Assist in applying and developing relevant models and computer codes to address earthquake hazard related issues to help make long and short range seismic predictions.
  • Collect and analyze geologic and geotechnical information for site response analysis.
  • keep up to date with relevant scientific and technical developments and present research results at scientific gatherings.
  • Also, follow up all matters related to the weather stations installed within the University campuses

Job Specific Accountabilities
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Required Skills
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Preferred Qualification & Experience

  • Applicants preferably should have an advanced degree (M.Sc. or equivalent) in geoscience
  • Excellent record of research publications, presentation and communication skills.
  • Strong computing skills, including programming and working knowledge of relevant programs, including GIS.
  • Positive assessments from at least two referees.
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies

  1. research experience.
  2. Good communication and writing skills
  3. Fluency in English language
Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Master's degree
Relevant Experience 1 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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