Physical Oceanographer

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 M.Sc. degree in your field with a minimum of three your experience, and must have interest in sea-going field trips.

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 :

Providing support for the research vessel instrumentation team,
Conducting measurement and analytical testing
Working with other team members on interdisciplinary projects

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.
Professional written and spoken communication skill in English;
Working knowledge in the industry-standard modeling packages

Qualifications:

M.Sc. in physical oceanography
Three years of experience in a similar work 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;
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