Reports to: Chair and the Dean of College of Arts and Sciences,
Job Summary: The Physics Lab Specialist will provide assistance to students on their lab courses and offer tutorial sessions. Also, be in charge of maintaining, setting up, demonstrating and running physics experiments, and to grade weekly lab reports and exams.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Facilitates lab use for students during operating hours.
The Physics Lab Specialist oversees the preparation and maintenance of various equipment, instructional media and other materials used for class exercises and demonstrations.
Communicates and coordinates with faculty, staff and students regarding lab resources and procedures.
Oversees inventory of supplies, equipment and other materials needed for daily operations of the lab.
Delivers lab related courses.
Designs lab experiments and ensures learning outcomes are clear.
The Physics Lab Specialist works closely with vendors to receive new equipment training and ensure proper installation.
Offers tutorials based on the faculty recommendation in order to assist with solving any learning problems students may have.
Assists students with their course projects.
Assists with student events.
Procures lab consumable materials.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The ideal candidate must hold a Master’s degree in Physics
Three years’ experience in teaching physics or administering physics lab at college or university level.
Applicants residing in UAE only. Willing to work on both campuses - Al Ain & Abu Dhabi. No housing allowance.
Abu Dhabi University is a university in the United Arab Emirates with campuses in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai. It was established in 2003, after three years of planning by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and other citizens of the United Arab Emirates. According to the University, its founders "envisioned an institution that would be among the best in the UAE, the Persian Gulf region and throughout the world.The largest private university in the United Arab Emirates, it offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees based upon the American model of higher education.