Microbial Electrochemical Technologies

Friday, May 13, 2016
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Postdoc
Job Institution: 
Qatar University
Job Description: 

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Qatar University is seeking a full-time postdoctoral researcher. The postdoctoral associate will primarily participate in a research effort focused on the development of microbial electrochemical technologies for wastewater treatment and water desalination. Preferred candidates should have prior research experience in one or more of the following: environmental biotechnology, desalination, and electrochemistry. Excellence in English writing/oral communication and organization skills are required. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or related fields. This is a one-year appointment with the possibility of extension, depending on performance and availability of funding. Salary and benefits will be highly competitive. The position is available as early as June 1, 2016. Review of application will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants are encouraged to email their application in one pdf file that contains a cover letter describing the qualification and previous experience, a CV, and the names/contact information of 3 references to Prof. Ibrahim Mohamed Husien Abu-Reesh (abureesh@qu.edu.qa).