The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Masdar Institute (part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology) is looking for a post-doctoral researcher to work as part of a joint research project between Masdar Institute (part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Candidates should have a PhD degree with a proven record of strong publications in peer reviewed journal and need to have completed projects that demonstrate ability to work independently. The candidate is expected to be an expert in the following areas: optimization techniques, energy/demand management, policy, markets, power system planning, artificial intelligence, and the water/energy/food nexus.
The position will offer a very competitive salary package with an annual tax-exempt and medical insurance. The position is initially available for one year starting from January 2018 and can be extended for one more year.
• Applicant name and contact information
• Curriculum vitae including publication record
• Statements of research
• Passport copy
• An application letter describing the applicant’s current position and how his/her experience matches the position requirements
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview.