Research Assistant- Renewable Energy

Job Profile

Application Deadline

August 30, 2019


English, Excellent

Arabic, Excellent

Job Category

M.Sc. Student Researcher

Job Type



  • Applicants are invited to consider a M.Sc. student researcher position at the Renewable Energy Program.
  • This position is in advanced air-conditioning systems. The researcher will work on the development of high performance
  • sensible-only cooling vapor compression system using either chilled beam or high-volume flow rate technologies. The goal of this project is to develop a high-performance air-conditioning system based on
  • Separate sensible and latent cooling technology to create a quantum advancement in energy efficiency


  • Developing the required models for the different cooling technologies
  • Developing an experimental setup to evaluate the proposed systems
  • Developing and testing the prototypes
  • Writing research papers

Education Major

  • We are looking for a highly motivated candidate with interest in high performance air-conditioning
  • Equipment and a background in buildings energy efficiency, thermodynamics, heat transfer, and computational fluid dynamics.
  • B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related fields is required.
  • Experience in working with computational fluid dynamics, experimental techniques and system design is a plus.

The application must include

  • Covering letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and addresses of three or more references
  • two-page statement of research interests
  • Electronic copies of no more than three representative publications.



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