Research Assistant
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK
Research Assistant (req4864)

The University of Saskatchewan values diversity, and Indigenous engagement is a strategic priority.

Department: Chemical and Biological Engineering
Location: Saskatoon
Employment Group: Research
Posted Date: 8/16/2019
Closing Date: Until Filled.
Number of Openings: 2

Status: Term, 6 months with the possibility of extension
FTE: 0.5
Salary Information: $ 13,500.00 - $16,000.00 annually

Primary Purpose: To conduct research activities at membrane science and nanotechnology field at Dr. Abdelrasoul research group

Nature of Work: Conducting research in the area of membrane science and nanotechnology.

Typical Duties or Accountabilities: The work will include the followings: 1) conducting experiments in the field of membrane science assigned by Dr. Abdelrasoul; 2) Analyzing the results and data in order to create the necessary models; 4) modeling and optimizing the process; 3) Writing manuscripts.

Education: BSc in Chemical Engineering from a Canadian University would be sufficient for these positions.

Experience: Canadian co-op/internship experiences in the Chemical Engineering field would be sufficient. Working in nanotechnology or material science field would be preferred.

Skills: Analytical and technical laboratory skills in a research setting. Modeling and simulation skills will be considered.

Interested candidates must submit a resume and transcripts to:
Subject: Research Assistant

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. The University must, however, comply with federal immigration requirements. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.