LUMS Job Lahore, Director / Assistant Director / Administrative Assistant
LUMS – Water Informatics & Technology (WIT) Center at Syed Babar Ali School of Science & Engineering.
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science & Engineering (SBASSE) at Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS) has the following openings at its recently established center for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT).
– Incumbent must have a Ph.D from a reputable university along with 10 years of solid track record of scholarly achievements in areas related to water science/engineering. The ability to attract extramural funding and leadership potential will be an added asset for the position. Key responsibilities will include setting a concrete research vision of WIT, forging of key research areas, ensuring financial sustainability, and achieving national and international prominence.
– Incumbent must have a PhD from a reputable university along with 5 years of proven experience in grant proposal writing, management of research activities and supervision of teams of researchers from diverse backgrounds in the water sector. Key responsibilities will include assisting the Director to secure financial sustainability for the center, organizing meetings, outreach activities and trainings, liaising with international and national institutes, and overseeing WIT’s administrative issues.
– Incumbent should have a B.S or MS degree with 3 years of appropriate administrative experience. The ideal candidate will be an energetic individual who provides administrative and secretarial support to the Director and Assistant Director.
LUMS is an equal opportunity employer and offers an excellent work environment that is conducive to professional growth. Candidates wishing to be a part of the LUMS family are encouraged to submit their application as a single PDF that includes a detailed curriculum vitae harboring the names and contact information of at least three professional referees, along with a personal statement of research or relevant experience to: HRWIT@lums.edu.pk.
Application deadline is August 17, 2015, however this search will continue until appropriate candidates are identified.