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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Marine Big Data Modelling and Integration

Description


As part of a major initiative to strengthen its research in marine science, the Marine Science Program (MarS) in the Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering (BESE) Division at KAUST is seeking to expand research, higher education and innovations in the field of Big Data Modelling and Integration. Applications for a faculty position (Open Rank: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) are invited from highly competitive candidates eager to pursue innovative research addressing fundamental questions and developing cutting–edge technologies for application in marine systems.


We are especially interested in applications from high-caliber scientists who take advantage of KAUST’s unique access to the Red Sea and have expertise in development of modelling and integration framework for biological, physical and chemical big data for smart ocean; establishing methods for modelling organismal and systemic networks in the marine whole ecosystem, from microbiomes to large animals and megafauna, and their integration with marine environmental big data.


Besides establishing world-class research program, successful candidate  expected to build a strong teaching program in the Marine Science Program and to develop inter- and multidisciplinary collaborations within the Marine Science Program and the BESE, and across divisions, Research Centers and initiatives at KAUST.


The position will remain open until filled.


About KAUST


KAUST is an international, graduate research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation. KAUST attracts top international faculty, scientists, engineers and students to conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented research to address the world’s most pressing scientific and technological challenges. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the eastern shores of the Red Sea, KAUST provides an award-winning campus to live, work, study and play, and offers superb research facilities, with guaranteed baseline research funding, infrastructure support, entrepreneurship opportunities and internationally competitive salaries. Few, if any, other universities offer the same combination of access to diverse tropical marine habitats and world-class laboratory facilities.


For more information about KAUST, please visit http://www.kaust.edu.sa. More information about the BESE Division and the Marine Science Program is available at http://bese.kaust.edu.sa.


Application Instructions


To prevent any delays in reviewing your application, you will need to upload the following materials:


Cover letter introducing your candidacy, and explicitly stating both the position and the rank. The rank must be consistent with the candidate’s experience.

Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae including a full publication list.

Research Statement (5 pages maximum).

Teaching Statement (2 pages maximum) including teaching philosophy and an outline of 1-2 planned graduate teaching course(s).

Names and contact information for at least 4 references. Referees should have positions in academic or industrial research laboratories. In the case of Associate and Full Professor applications, the referees should be of a rank higher or equivalent to that of the candidate.

Copies of most relevant publications (Maximum of five).

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Synthetic Approaches for Resource Recovery

Description


The Environmental Science and Engineering (EnSE) Program in the Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering (BESE) Division at KAUST has established research strength in several areas to address the challenges of the 21st century. We educate and train students to work on world’s most pressing challenges related to sustainability and the environment, focusing on the intersection of water, energy and food nexus, and sustainable processes. To strengthen our research in environmental science and engineering, we are seeking to expand research in the field of sustainability. Applications for faculty positions (Open Rank: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) are invited from outstanding candidates who are developing synthetic approaches, including Systems and Synthetic Biology, towards sustainability in areas related to water, energy, and food.  We particularly seek for candidates focusing on utilizing various waste streams to produce chemicals, fuels, and materials in living systems by integrating systems and synthetic biology approaches with machine learning or developing cutting–edge biotechnologies for nitrogen fixation.


Successful candidates should have a Ph.D. in environmental microbiology or a related field, as well as a strong publication record in the top-tier journals of their respective fields. The successful candidate is expected to establish top-notch research activities that contribute to the EnSE program research mission to promote sustainability and is encouraged to establish multi-disciplinary collaborations within the BESE Division and across Divisions and Initiatives at KAUST. Education responsibilities include teaching approximately two courses per academic year at the graduate level and student mentorship and supervision. Successful candidate is also expected to provide professional service at the Program, Division and the University level.


The positions will remain open until filled.


About KAUST


KAUST is an international, graduate research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation. KAUST attracts top international faculty, scientists, engineers and students to conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented research to address the world’s most pressing scientific and technological challenges. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the eastern shores of the Red Sea, KAUST provides an award-winning campus to live, work, study and play, and offers superb research facilities, with guaranteed baseline research funding, infrastructure support, entrepreneurship opportunities and internationally competitive salaries. For more information about KAUST, please visit http://www.kaust.edu.sa. More information about the Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE) and the EnSE Program is available at http://bese.kaust.edu.sa.


Application Instructions


To prevent any delays in reviewing your application, you will need to upload the following materials:


A cover letter introducing your candidacy and explicitly stating both the position and the rank. The rank must be consistent with the candidate’s experience.

Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae including full publication list.

Statement of research interests (5 pages maximum).

Statement of teaching interests (2 pages maximum) including teaching philosophy and an outline of 1-2 graduate planned graduate teaching course(s).

Names and contact information for at least 4 references. Referees should have positions in academic or industrial research laboratories. In the case of Associate and Full Professor applications, the referees should be of a rank higher or equivalent to that of the candidate.

Copies of most relevant publications (Maximum of five).


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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Structural Biology, Cryo-Electron Microscopy 2022

Description


As part of a major initiative in strengthening research in structural biology and advanced imaging, the Bioscience Program in the Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE) Division at KAUST is seeking structural biologists with a strong expertise in cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM). Applications for faculty positions at all ranks (Assistant, Associate or Full-Professor) are invited from highly competitive candidates with strong technical cryo-EM background, who are eager to pursue impactful research to advance innovative technology and/or fundamental questions in Bio, Marine or Plant science. Successful candidates should have a Ph.D. in Biological Science or related fields, as well as a strong publication track record in the top-tier venues of their respective areas.


The Bioscience program at KAUST offers a unique combination of an intellectually stimulating environment and access to world-class laboratories, instrumentation, and generous funding schemes. KAUST provides outstanding structural biology research facilities, including a Titan KRIOS G4 [with cold FEG illumination, Ceta D camera, Selectris X and Falcon 4 and phase plate and access to powerful GPU computer clusters], Titan KRIOS G1 [with phase plates, Quantum GIF Gatan filter (model 968), K2 Summit direct detector and access to powerful GPU computer clusters], NMR spectrometers (600, 700, 800 and 950 MHz) and an in-house X-ray source. KAUST facilities also include state-of-the-art core laboratories in Genomics, Proteomics, Imaging & Characterization, Extreme Computing and Informatics, and an animal resource lab. The KAUST’s structure and organization are particularly suitable for out-of-the-box interdisciplinary collaborative research, and offer strong support for translating research into impactful innovations.


The position will remain open until filled.


About KAUST


KAUST is an international, graduate research university dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation. KAUST attracts top international faculty, scientists, engineers and students to conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented research to address the world’s most pressing scientific and technological challenges. Located in Saudi Arabia, on the eastern shores of the Red Sea, KAUST provides an award-winning campus to live, work, study and play, and offers superb research facilities, with guaranteed baseline research funding, infrastructure support, entrepreneurship opportunities and internationally competitive salaries. For more information about KAUST, please visit http://www.kaust.edu.sa. More information about the BESE Division and the Bioscience Program is available at http://bese.kaust.edu.sa.


Application Instructions


To prevent any delays in reviewing your application, you will need to upload the following materials:


A cover letter introducing your candidacy and explicitly stating both the position and the rank. The rank must be consistent with the candidate’s experience.

Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae including full publication list.

Statement of research interests (5 pages maximum).

Statement of teaching interests (2 pages maximum) including teaching philosophy and an outline of 1-2 graduate planned graduate teaching course(s).

Names and contact information for at least 4 references. Referees should have positions in academic or industrial research laboratories. In the case of Associate and Full Professor applications, the referees should be of a rank higher or equivalent to that of the candidate.

Copies of most relevant publications (Maximum of five).

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Professor/Assistant/Associate, Chemistry

Job Description


The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a position in the area of Analytical Chemistry.


Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University.


The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. 


The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from a Western university (US/Canada/Europe/Australia). The candidate must have a publication track-record in top tier journals, with previous teaching experience at a university level.


Minimum Qualification


Applicants must have an earned doctorate in the applicable field. The ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses is a must.


Preferred Qualification


Industrial and professional experience is a plus.


Division College of Science - (COS)

Department Chemistry - (COS)

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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Science Teachers (Physics,Biology and Chemistry)

The Institute of Applied Technology is looking for Qualified and experienced Science Teachers for High school system.


Qualifications Required:


Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Chemistry or Physics

A minimum of 3 years High School Teaching Experience

Excellent oral & written English (IELTS Academic 7.0 for required)

Available to start from August 2022

Additional Requirements


Developing Teaching and Assessment Resources with Curriculum team

English: IELTS 7.0 Academic for non-Native English speakers

Kindly quote this code when you submit your application  THE/SC1


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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Teaching Assistant, Visual Neuroscience Lab

Description


The Division of Science at New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to appoint a NYU PhD candidate to assist in teaching 'Lab in Visual Neuroscience ' in the Spring of 2022.


Lab in Visual Neuroscience


Visual perception is the primary sense through which we interact with the world.


This course provides the tools to help you probe the neural mechanisms underlying visual perception. You will design, conduct and analyze data in the context of 4 projects, which combine behavioral and neuroimaging techniques. You will gain a working understanding of how visual information is coded and processed in the brain. Furthermore, the course will help you understand differences in visual performance in terms of neural differences.


The course will cover relevant vision science and programming principles throughout the semester. As such, courses such as Computer Programming for Engineers (ENGR-UH 1000), Biopsychology (PSYCH-UH 1003) and Perception (PSYCH-UH 2411) are recommended but not required. By the end of this course, you will be able to design, conduct and analyze data from your own visual neuroscience experiment. You will be able to analyze the data - by writing your own data analysis/model fitting tools if no pre-written tools are available, and critically evaluate your results.


Teaching Assistant Duties:


Attend lectures

Assistance with setting up labs & activities

Conduct labs

Grade assignments

Office hours with students

Minutes per week will be flexible depending on the demands for this week. Total number of minutes/week will not exceed the maximum stipulated for TAs.


Qualifications


Successful applicants must have a BSc degree in Computer Science/Engineering.


Application Instructions


To be considered, all applicants must submit a curriculum vitae.


If you have any questions, please email Bas Rokers (br87@nyu.edu).


Application Process


This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


For people in the EU, click here for information on your privacy rights under GDPR: www.nyu.edu/it/gdpr


NYU is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion.


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Laboratory Technician

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

 

As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.

 

Al-Futtaim is now entering the healthcare sector. We will expand our product and service portfolio by providing high-quality health and patient care. Using the latest innovations in technology and best clinical practices, we will strive to improve health outcomes and support people within the UAE and beyond to live happier, healthier and better lives

Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Organizes work by matching computer orders with specimen labelling; sorting specimens; checking labelling; logging specimens; arranging reports for delivery; keeping work surfaces clean and orderly.
  • Maintains quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through routine equipment maintenance and advanced trouble shooting; calibrating equipment utilizing approved testing procedures; monitoring quality control measures and protocols.
  • Serves as technical resource by participating in staff training; answering questions of other professionals; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Identifies and communicates abnormal patient conditions by alerting supervisory personnel, the pathologist, the patient physician, or nurse; reporting mandated information to the public health department or other designated officials.
  • Toxicology - identifies the presence or quantity of drugs of abuse, therapeutic drugs, and toxic substances by operating toxicology instrumentation and performing manual methods for the performance of drug screens, blood alcohol levels, and carbon monoxide levels.
  • Chemistry - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating chemistry equipment; performing hand chemistries.
  • Hematology - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating hematology, urinalysis, and coagulation equipment; performing manual methods of differentials.
  • Immunology - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating equipment such as the gamma counter, spectrophotometer, densitometer, and through methods such as radioimmunoassay, enzyme immunoassay, and serological testing.
  • Microbiology - provides physician with information for treatment of patient infection by performing technical procedures for the identification or susceptibility of bacteria, parasites, fungi, and mycobacteria.
  • Blood bank - ensures the patient of receiving compatible blood/blood components by completing blood typing, antibody screening, compatibility testing, and antibody identification procedures.
  • Blood bank - assures future retrieval of patient transfusion information by preparing patient packets and maintaining blood bank database.
  • Contributes to a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors, physicians and co-workers by following established standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Maintains patient confidence by keeping laboratory information confidential.
  • Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and Joint Commission on Accreditation of
  • Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) standards.
  • Enhances laboratory services and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, & SKILLS:

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Diploma or certificate in Medical Laboratory Technician from an accredited program or equivalent.
  • (Minimum two (2) years of course duration).
  • DHA License or Eligibility is mandatory.
  • English fluency is mandatory
  • Knowledge of Arabic is preferable
  • Computer Literacy Skills

Minimum Experience:

  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in a similar role.

Job-Specific Skills:

Undertake clinical duties, with relevant training in the below areas:

  • Venepuncture
  • Cannulation
  • Basic Life Support
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Blood Disposal
  • Clinical Sample Quality
  • Sample Collection
  • Infectious Substances
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Blood Bourne Viruses
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safe Storage

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Excellent presentation and analytical skills
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong operational thinking skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Conflict Management
  • Independence
  • Cognitive skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Good team working skills
  • Time management
  • Customer Service orientation

 

  • Organizes work by matching computer orders with specimen labelling; sorting specimens; checking labelling; logging specimens; arranging reports for delivery; keeping work surfaces clean and orderly.
  • Maintains quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through routine equipment maintenance and advanced trouble shooting; calibrating equipment utilizing approved testing procedures; monitoring quality control measures and protocols.
  • Serves as technical resource by participating in staff training; answering questions of other professionals; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Identifies and communicates abnormal patient conditions by alerting supervisory personnel, the pathologist, the patient physician, or nurse; reporting mandated information to the public health department or other designated officials.
  • Toxicology - identifies the presence or quantity of drugs of abuse, therapeutic drugs, and toxic substances by operating toxicology instrumentation and performing manual methods for the performance of drug screens, blood alcohol levels, and carbon monoxide levels.
  • Chemistry - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating chemistry equipment; performing hand chemistries.
  • Hematology - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating hematology, urinalysis, and coagulation equipment; performing manual methods of differentials.
  • Immunology - provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating equipment such as the gamma counter, spectrophotometer, densitometer, and through methods such as radioimmunoassay, enzyme immunoassay, and serological testing.
  • Microbiology - provides physician with information for treatment of patient infection by performing technical procedures for the identification or susceptibility of bacteria, parasites, fungi, and mycobacteria.
  • Blood bank - ensures the patient of receiving compatible blood/blood components by completing blood typing, antibody screening, compatibility testing, and antibody identification procedures.
  • Blood bank - assures future retrieval of patient transfusion information by preparing patient packets and maintaining blood bank database.
  • Contributes to a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors, physicians and co-workers by following established standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
  • Maintains patient confidence by keeping laboratory information confidential.
  • Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and Joint Commission on Accreditation of
  • Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) standards.
  • Enhances laboratory services and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, & SKILLS:

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Diploma or certificate in Medical Laboratory Technician from an accredited program or equivalent.
  • (Minimum two (2) years of course duration).
  • DHA License or Eligibility is mandatory.
  • English fluency is mandatory
  • Knowledge of Arabic is preferable
  • Computer Literacy Skills

Minimum Experience:

  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in a similar role.

Job-Specific Skills:

Undertake clinical duties, with relevant training in the below areas:

  • Venepuncture
  • Cannulation
  • Basic Life Support
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Blood Disposal
  • Clinical Sample Quality
  • Sample Collection
  • Infectious Substances
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Blood Bourne Viruses
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safe Storage

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Excellent presentation and analytical skills
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Strong operational thinking skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Conflict Management
  • Independence
  • Cognitive skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Good team working skills
  • Time management
  • Customer Service orientation

We’re here to provide excellent service but a little help from you can ensure a five-star candidate experience from start to finish.

Before you click “apply”: Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence.

As part of our candidate experience promise, we also want to make ourselves available to you throughout the application process. We make every effort to review and respond to every application.

 

Note:-

You must have been an Al-Futtaim employee for at least 18 months in order to be considered.
You must inform your HRBP in confidence of your application.
Please note that this vacancy may be advertised externally in the next week so apply without delay.

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Faculty, Health Sciences (Medical Laboratory Science)

Position Summary


Faculty members are responsible for providing effective instruction in one or more of the Health Sciences disciplines (Health Information Management, Dental Hygiene, Food Inspection and Food Science and Technology, Health Care Administration and Leadership, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Midwifery, Nursing, Community Health, Pharmacy, Social Work, and Veterinary Medicine), depending on their area of expertise. By using various learning methodologies that support a learning by doing philosophy, curriculum is taught to second language learners within a student-centric learning environment that fosters respect for students, their culture, and traditions. Faculty members play an important role in assisting with the development and preservation of system-wide and directorate-specific policies, and are viewed as active participants in academic and extra-curricular events at the College and within the community.



Requirements


Minimum Requirements :

  • PhD in a relevant deciplant ( Med Lab, Microbiology, etc )
  • 3 years of Teaching Experience
  • 3 years of Industrial Expreience

The successful candidate is expected to engage in applied research relevant to their division’s interests and the national innovation agenda and its targeted priority sectors."

Faculty Role

  • Using a practical, applied approach, teach courses in clinical and classroom settings that are in line with course and program goals to meet the needs and aspirations of the students and the community
  • Develop and utilize various educational technology resources to ensure that effective and innovative instruction methodologies are employed
  • Apply strategies to ensure that effective student learning is achieved within a second-language environment, providing continuous feedback on student progress through a variety of assessment tools, including tests, projects, assignments and other evaluation instruments
  • Take a student-centered approach, providing students with individual assistance, and dealing promptly with student issues by liaising directly with the student, program supervisor and other College personnel as required
  • Support and mentor students during internships and work placements
  • Maintain regular office hours in order to advise and assist students
  • Monitor student progress and take actions to support student success

Administrative Role

  • Ensure that teaching assignments are prepared in advance and that the material is presented in an appropriate manner to support student success and Learning by Doing concept.
  • Develop course curriculum under the guidance of the line management as per accreditation and international standards and maintain the relevance of the materials
  • Provide input to program and course reviews and make recommendations based on consultations with students, colleagues and external agencies.
  • Contribute to the development of the HCT by monitoring programs and identifying areas for improvement; by observing and implementing College and system-wide policies and procedures; and by participating in extra-curricular activities and community events.
  • Ensure curriculum is revised as appropriate from Faculty-wide assessment information or with industry advice
  • Develop an awareness of and respect for the customs and cultures of HCT students and employees
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


The Higher Colleges of Technology is committed to the recruitment and development of UAE Nationals. We encourage applications from Emirati candidates who can contribute to the HCT’s mission.


Job Description


Salary and Benefits
Salary & Benefit details will be provided to short listed candidates
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Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Full Professor of Anatomy

Job Description


The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication. Screening of applications will continue until the position is filled. The College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), United Arab Emirates University is a research intensive medical school situated in the city of Al Ain, 160 km east of Abu Dhabi and 120 km south of Dubai. Known as the ‘Garden City of the Gulf’, Al Ain is based around the ancient ‘Burami Oases’ which have a history of settlement going back to over 5000 years. It is a modern city with every amenity and with over 100,000 hectares of trees and plants. English is widely used in the UAE. The Medical School was founded in 1986 and is housed in a purpose built state-of-the-art facility with the mission to “train medical graduates and postgraduates of internationally recognized quality, specifically attuned to the needs and aspirations of the UAE and its culture. This is to be achieved by excellence in teaching, research and service directed to the needs of the community”. English is the language of instruction. The UAE is an open and tolerant society and clearly one of the most attractive places to live and work in the Middle East. Faculty receives tax-free salary, generous leave, and support for accommodation/furnishings, annual airfares, educational assistance for up to three children, and international conferences. The appointee will be involved in all phases of medical education at CMHS, including curriculum and course planning, lectures, tutorials, seminars, practical sessions and in facilitating problem based learning sessions.


Minimum Qualification


Applicants must have an earned doctorate in the applicable field. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.


Preferred Qualification


As above


Expected Skills/Rank/Experience


Strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels with demonstrable research capability.


Special Instructions to Applicant


attach a full CV and publication list, contact info of five referees, and a comprehensive letter indicating depth of interest & experience.


Division College of Medicine&Health Sciences

Department Anatomy - (CMHS)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

Salary 25000 - 35000 UAE Dirhams per month, based on experience

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Teaching Assistant, Visual Neuroscience Lab

Description


The Division of Science at New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to appoint a NYU PhD candidate to assist in teaching 'Lab in Visual Neuroscience ' in the Spring of 2022.


Lab in Visual Neuroscience


Visual perception is the primary sense through which we interact with the world.


This course provides the tools to help you probe the neural mechanisms underlying visual perception. You will design, conduct and analyze data in the context of 4 projects, which combine behavioral and neuroimaging techniques. You will gain a working understanding of how visual information is coded and processed in the brain. Furthermore, the course will help you understand differences in visual performance in terms of neural differences.


The course will cover relevant vision science and programming principles throughout the semester. As such, courses such as Computer Programming for Engineers (ENGR-UH 1000), Biopsychology (PSYCH-UH 1003) and Perception (PSYCH-UH 2411) are recommended but not required. By the end of this course, you will be able to design, conduct and analyze data from your own visual neuroscience experiment. You will be able to analyze the data - by writing your own data analysis/model fitting tools if no pre-written tools are available, and critically evaluate your results.


Teaching Assistant Duties:


Attend lectures

Assistance with setting up labs & activities

Conduct labs

Grade assignments

Office hours with students

Minutes per week will be flexible depending on the demands for this week. Total number of minutes/week will not exceed the maximum stipulated for TAs.


Qualifications


Successful applicants must have a BSc degree in Psychology.  

Application Instructions

To be considered, all applicants must submit a curriculum vitae.

If you have any questions, please email Bas Rokers (br87@nyu.edu).


Application Process


This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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