Job Details
Posting Date
27/10/2021 Expiry Date 27/11/2021 Job Reference Number: 1738-2021-10-27T07:58:56
Postdoc – Pure and Applied Chemistry Research Group
Category Research
College Departments
Department Rise - Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering
Job Purpose

The Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering (RISE) is seeking to hire a postdoctoral candidate with strong background in electroanalytical chemistry to work for the Pure & Applied Chemistry Research Group. The successful candidate will construct and optimize chemical (organic/inorganic/organometallic) nanomaterials and composite synthesis, perform product analyses (NMR, UV/VIS/, GC/MS, etc.), perform electroanalytical measurements (EIS, CV, LS, SWSV, CA/CP, etc.), and characterize material properties (SEM/TEM/TGA/XAFS, etc.) for various sensors/biosensors applications.

Main accountabilities & expectations

i.         Follow all University of Sharjah policies & regulations for safe working procedures

ii.       Work independently, but in close cooperation and consultation with the Pure & Applied Chemistry Research group coordinator and members.

iii.     Perform routine and complex laboratory procedures.

iv.     Develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols. 

v.       Act as a research team leader, who is responsible for other projects and MSc students.

vi.      Work with other team members in the group who conduct multidisciplinary research.

Job Specific Accountabilities --
Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience

i. PhD in chemistry, or material sciences area.

ii. Extensive hands-on experience in chemical macro, micro and nanomaterials syntheses.

iii. Experience in material analyses (NMR, UV/VIS/, GC/MS, etc.).

iv. Experience in material characterization (SEM/TEM, XRD, XPS, Raman, AFM). 

v. Experience in electroanalytical-based sensors/biosensors fabrication.

vi. Strong journal publication record.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

i. Track record of publications in peer-reviewed international journals related to chemistry.

ii. Fabrication, synthesis, and characterization of various chemical macro, micro and nanomaterials.

iii. Composite synthesis, characterization, and electroanalytical sensors/biosensors fabrication.

iv. Good English communication and presentation skills.

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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