Monday, 16 June 2014

Heriot-Watt University Job Vacancy in Dubai; Assistant Professor - Petroleum Engineering/Geoscience

Job Title:    Assistant Professor - Petroleum Engineering/Geoscience
Job Ref:    313/10/14
Job Location:    Dubai, UAE
Employer:    Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus
School/Section: Institute of Petroleum Engineering
Grade/Salary:     201,400 - 247,462 AED

About Us:
Heriot-Watt University's Dubai Campus brings high quality British education within easy reach of both undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Gulf and beyond.

We have an established reputation for world class teaching and practical, leading-edge research that has made us one of the top UK universities for business and industry.

At our Dubai Campus, you will gain a degree that is taught and examined to the same exacting standards as on our UK campuses, preparing you for a successful future in your chosen career.

Job Description:
We seek a self-starting, team player, with a proven track record in petroleum engineering, in its broadest sense, to support the teaching and research activities in petroleum engineering/geoscience in Dubai. Candidates should have a degree in a relevant science or engineering subject with teaching and/or research experience in subsurface petroleum engineering.

The appointee will be part of the IPE team in Dubai jointly responsible for the day-to-day delivery of the MSc programme in Petroleum Engineering. This will include: recruitment and subsequent support of students; teaching and tutoring specific modules; and a range of other tasks associated with the delivery of the programme. The appointee will also be expected to develop their own research interests.

Please note CVs/resumes are not acceptable. Please ensure you complete the appropriate application form.

Employment with the University is strictly subject to successful completion of all Labour and Immigration formalities and the appropriate residence and employment visas being obtained. Where visa applications are declined, offers of employment will be withdrawn.

Deadline Date: 30/06/2014

How to Apply:
Completed application forms may be returned to:
By post to:
Heriot-Watt University, Human Resources, 
Edinburgh EH14 4AS. 
Tel. +44 (0) 131 451 3022 (24 hours), 
Minicom +44 (0) 131 451 8212.