Assistant/Associate Professor in hydrology

qatar universityThe Environmental Studies Center, Qatar University is the leading research center in the region has recently acquired a top notch research vessel loaded with the latest technologies to study the rich coastal marine waters of the Arabian Gulf and the neighboring water bodies. We are looking for experienced scholars to work with the present team of Qatar University and bring- in an international flavor and expertise to the region. You should have a Ph.D. in your field with a minimum of three your experience, good publication record and must have fieldwork experience.

Application Deadline: July 30, 2013
Position Category: Academic
Employment Type: Full Time
Position Term: Three Year Renewable

Duties and responsibilities: The candidate will be mainly responsible for :

Surface and ground water resources
Desalination plants
Secure external funding
Teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in water science and supervision of student’s work

Competencies:

Excellent organizational ability and strong interpersonal skills;
Strong measurement and analytical capabilities
Ability to work within a diverse, multicultural environment;
Ability to deal with challenges.
Excellent written and spoken communication skill in English;
Proven knowledge in water resources characterization and management in arid regions including groundwater and treated sewage water

Qualifications:

Ph.D. degree in water science
Three years of experience in a similar environment

Required Documents:

University online application form;
Curriculum vitae with cover letter;
Preferably three references including contact numbers and email addresses.
Color copy of educational qualification certificates, experience certificate and course certificates (if applicable).

Benefits:

Competitive salary;
Health insurance to the candidate and dependents in accordance with QU HR policies;
45 days of paid annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies;
Furnished accommodation or housing allowance in accordance with accordance with QU HR policies;
Economy class air passage for the candidate and dependents in accordance with QU HR policies;
Educational allowance for children in accordance with QU HR policies;
End of service benefit in accordance with State HRM rules.

Email your applications to esc@qu.edu.qa with a cc to fsadooni@qu.edu.qa