Openings

 

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Post Doctoral Fellow positions in KAUST 

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) invites applications for PostDoc positions in all areas of Databases, Data Mining, Cloud Computing, Parallel / Distributed Systems and High-performance Computing. The PostDoc positions are for 1 to 3 years. 

 

Requirements

An ideal candidate should have (or be expecting soon) a PhD in Computer Science or a related field, with strong publication record. The candidate should have experience in Databases, or Data Mining, or Cloud Computing, or Parallel / Distributed Systems or High-performance Computing, and should be willing to perform interdisciplinary research. 

 

Benefits

  • Very attractive salary and benefits (e.g., free high-standards housing, health insurance, etc).
  • Generous research funding.
  • State-of-the-art research facilities, including one of the fastest supercomputers in the world (IBM BlueGene, 64000 cores, 64TB RAM), and a word-class visualization center.
  • Interdisciplinary research in areas such as Bioinformatics, Genetics, Nanotechnology, Solar energy, Climate change, etc.
  • Collaboration (including exchange visits and internships) with top institutions such as Stanford, Berkeley, Cambridge, Imperial College, IBM Watson, and others.
  • Vibrant campus life and impressive recreational facilities that include a private beach, marina and golf course.

 

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

KAUST is an international graduate-only research university located on the coast of the Red Sea, near Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Inaugurated in September 2009, KAUST welcomes exceptional researchers, faculty and students from around the world. As an independent and merit-based institution and one of the best endowed universities in the world, KAUST intends to become a major new contributor to the global network of collaborative research. All activities of the University are conducted on the basis of equality, without regard to race, color, religion or gender. 


Further information

Information on KAUST can be found at: http://www.kaust.edu.sa

For enquiries, please contact Dr. Panos Kalnis: Email: panos.kalnis@kaust.edu.sa Web: http://www.kaust.edu.sa/panoskalnis