Research Assistant – Nanomaterials/ Nanomedicine/ Polymer synthesis

Research Assistant – Nanomaterials/ Nanomedicine/ Polymer synthesis

September 19, 2018

 

Job Code

NM-RA-2018

Job Category

Research Assistant

Job Type

Part Time/ Full Time

Languages

Excellent English (Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking)

Gender

Any

Job Description

The Center for Materials Science (CMS) at Zewail City of Science and Technology is looking for qualified applicants for a research assistant position. The position is within Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny’s research group with wide interdisciplinary exposure. The research conducted involves a wide range of skills from chemical modification of polymers for different purposes, developing new smart nanostructures (nanoparticles, nanofibers, nano-scaffolds, etc) for various biomedical (mainly controlled drug delivery, tissue engineering, and biosensors), biotechnological and environmental applications.

Other Skills

-Strong writing and presentation skills

-Experience with spectroscopic and other analysis tools (FTIR, UV-vis,   NMR, EA, Thermal analysis, etc) and ability to interpret the results.

-Experience with the development and characterization of different nanomaterials, and experience with the use of nanospray dryer and electrospinner is preferred.

-     Research & Development experience is preferred.

-Experience with endnote, and SPSS is preferred

-Can work in a team.

-Problem solving and analytical thinking

-Planning and organizing

-Innovative

Requirements

Applicants should have a BSC. Degree at least (MSc. is preferred) in Nanomaterials, Polymers, Pharmaceutics or a related field.

Required Documents:

•Detailed C.V. including publication list.

•Brief statement of a research career plan (not more than 1 page)

Job Contact Person

Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny

Job Contact Info

The detailed C.V. including publication (if any) should be sent directly to ielsherbiny@zewailcity.edu.eg with the Job code (NM-RA-2018) in the subject line of the email. The position is open until filled.