Multiple post-doctoral positions at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Scholarship: Fully-Funded
Degree: Ph.D
Nationality: International Students
Location: KAUST, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Application deadlines: Open until filled

Scholarship Description:

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) invites applications for multiple post-doctoral positions. The openings are in the new state-of-the-art Innovative Technologies Laboratories (ITL), spanning the following main broad technical areas:

1.      Biomedical Engineering: brain signal processing, brain interface, biomedical circuit and systems design, biomedical signal processing, biomedical image processing, wearable technologies, medical sensing, body-area-networks.

2.      Health Sciences: pandemic modeling and COVID19, nanomedicine, optimization of radiation and chemotherapy dosing for cancer treatment.

We are looking for postdocs who have completed their Ph.D., or will complete their Ph.D soon, and wish to embrace the unique opportunity of participating in the shaping of such a challenging and innovative research theme, as well as contributing to the ambitious research agenda of the Innovative Technologies Laboratory, supported by a substantial funding landscape.

Available Subjects:

Biomedical Engineering, Health Sciences

Eligibility criteria:

We welcome candidates with a PhD in a related field. We consider as an added advantage proven track record in research project definition and management, team leading, research collaboration with industrial partners, experience in supporting PhD candidates in their research.

The call is open to all applicants from any nationality. International applications are strongly encouraged. Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English are mandatory. We require commitment, team working and a critical mind.

Application Procedure:

You will be required to complete an application and email to [email protected]

Subject: ITL – Postdoc application – BIO – Applicant name.

The application email should contain a Curriculum Vitae, including photo, contact info., training and work experience, and publications.  The application email should also include a Letter of intent (1-2 pages) including the motivations for applying to KAUST/ITL and a statement indicating which research topic(s) of ITL listed above you are interested in, and explaining your motivations and base it on previous experience, if possible. Applications are considered as soon as they are received.