Research Assistant

Aug 6, 2021
  • Qatar

Qatar University

Research Assistant

Job Title Research Assistant
Location Doha,QA
Department Name Young Scientist Center
College/Department Profile
Qatar University Profile:
Qatar University is the premier national institution of higher educationwith a mission to produce well-rounded graduates with academic knowledgeof quality and excellence coupled with a keen spirit of volunteerism andcivic responsibility. This is underpinned by committed leadership and anexperienced and motivated faculty and staff body.
Duties & Responsibilities
Job Summary:
The research assistant is responsible to assist allhigh-schoolstudentstodevelop their science knowledge, by bringing themintocontact withrecentdevelopments in education and research at QU,inorder toincrease theirawareness and motivation for STEM.

Key Responsibilities:
–    Facilitate and supervise the carryoutofSTEMworkshops Through Hands-on activities withschoolstudentsfromDifferent Levels
–    Work with the students, follow up ontheprogressintheir projects, and provide any needed of support.
–    The development of innovativelearningmethodologiesin STEM
–    Lead and participate inresearchandanalysis,collaborating with a diverse group of researchersfrom QU
–    Other duties as deemed reasonable by the line manager.

Education and Certifications:
–    The candidate should hold a bachelordegreeinanyscience or engineering major at an internationally recognized university.

–    Arabic (required)
–    English (required)

–    Preferred 2 years of experience in research and education.

Required Documents
Non Academic:

1. Curriculum Vitea with cover letter.

2. Experience Certificates.

3. At least three references including contact numbers and email addresses.


1. Current Curriculum Vitea.

2. Cover letter.

3. Teaching, research, and service philosophy.

4. Three referees’ contact information (physical and email addresses as well their telephones contact).

5. Copy of highest earned credential (transcript of highest degree if graduated from an institution where course work was completed. However, if no course work was completed, an copy of certificate letter from the registrar of your highest credential granting institution regarding your highest academic degree).

6. Any additional documentation that you feel is relevant to your application.

Non Academic:

1. Competitive tax-free salary.

2. Housing allowance in accordance with HRM Law.

3. Annual round trip air tickets for candidate and dependents according to HRM Law.

4. Public health care and health insurance to candidate and family members.

5. Annual leave in accordance with HRM Law.

6. End-of-contract indemnity.


1.    A three-year renewable contract.

2.    Salary is commensurate with experience.

3.    Tax-free salary.

4.     Furnished accommodation in accordance with QU HR policies.

5.    Annual round trip air tickets for faculty member and dependents in accordance with QUHR policies.

6.    Educational allowance for candidate’s children (eligible candidates only) in accordance with QU HR policies.

7.    Private health care and health insurance in accordance with QU HR policies.

8.    Annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies.

9.    End-of-contract indemnity.

How To Apply
1.  Returning Applicant: Please login to update/edit your saved profile. Use this profile to apply for this position.

2.  New Applicant: You need to setup an account with QU Recruitment Online  System and complete your personal profile. Once your profile is complete you may use it to apply for an open Position.

Job Category Academic
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