Laboratory Technician - Water Research Center (Fixed-Term until March 2025)

Job Number
2021-7706

Position Summary

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Laboratory Technician to join the Water Research Centre (WRC).

Reporting to Director of the NYUAD Water Research Center, the Laboratory Technician should be able to operate and maintain various research equipment related to characterization of water and membrane samples. They will be required to help with the Running of day-to-day experiments on various systems, and Mass Spectrometry (MS) to assist other group members in their research projects. Run and maintain other basic equipment, and assist with the maintenance and troubleshooting duties related to the above-mentioned research equipment.

The laboratory technician will be responsible for running day-to-day experiments on analytical systems and to assist other group members in their research projects. He/she is also expected to run and maintain other basic equipment such as the Dynamic Light Scattering system, Zeta-sizer and UV/IR Spectrometers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Running of day-to-day experiments on various systems, including state-of-the-art High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Ion Chromatography (IC), and Mass Spectrometry (MS) to assist other group members in their research projects
  • Run and maintain other basic equipment such as the Dynamic Light Scattering system, Zeta-sizer and UV/IR Spectrometers
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting duties related to the above-mentioned research equipment

Required Education:

  • Master’s degree in Chemistry or a closely related field

Required Experience:

  • A minimum of 2 years of hands-on-experience in a laboratory environment
  • Good command of English Language
  • Sound communication and presentation skills

Other Information
About NYUAD

NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.