Research Assistant, Laboratory of green energy and environment

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Position

Research Assistant

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Main departmental duties

Research and development activities in chemical engineering and power engineering

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Education

Bachelor (BSc) or Master of Science (MSc) in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering

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Main postal duties

• Participate in experiments, make observations and measurements, make deductions and draw meaningful conclusions;

• Help with preparation of research proposals for grants;

• Participate in internships, training courses, trips etc.;

• Participate in study of seasonal Municipal Solid Waste morphology change;

• Conduct physicochemical analysis of Refuse Derived Fuel;

• Analyze data obtained by Thermogravimetric analyzer, Infrared Spectrometer;

• Search and analysis of data based on scientific data Sci-Finder, Web of Science, Science of Synthesis, Reaxys;

• Writing scientific articles in English for publications in foreign journals;

• Reporting and presenting results on a regular basis.

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Travel

Possible

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Experience (duration, field or other)

• Practical experience in carrying out the analysis of incineration of Refuse Derived Fuel, as well as analyzing volatile gases;

• At least 1 scientific publications in foreign journals;

• Work experience at least 2 years by major with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry/chemical engineering;

• In the presence of higher professional education (the presence of a master’s degree in chemistry), without requiring a record of work experience.

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Professional competencies and personal characteristics

Creative thinking, thirst for knowledge and sciences, ability to concentrate and finish tasks, flexibility, communication skills, ability to work in academic environment individually and in team, taking initiatives, problem-solving skills related to scientific/ technical tasks with minimal help.

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Knowledge of languages, including State language

Russian, Kazakh, English

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Computer skills

Knowledge of basic computer programs (Microsoft Windows), Chemdraw

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Deadline for CV submission

Until ________________