Nazarbayev University
Graduate School of Education

School of Mining & Geosciences


Multiple Faculty Positions in Petroleum Engineering Department



Nazarbayev University
Astana, Akmola Region
Application Deadline:
April 27, 2018

The School of Mining and Geosciences at the Nazarbayev University invites applications for faculty members at Full/Associate/Assistant Professor level. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. degree within Petroleum Engineering with a proven research track record and teaching experience commensurate with appointment rank.

Applications are encouraged from candidates with expertise in core Petroleum Engineering fields. Workload is distributed between (1) teaching, (2) research and (3) service activities: (1) play a leading role in the design, development, delivery and review of courses for newly established Petroleum Engineering Program as well as sustain a high-quality delivery of teaching within the specified area of Petroleum Engineering; (2) be able to lead and coordinate research within the specified area of Petroleum Engineering and act as principal investigator in research projects at international level; (3) perform administrative duties as allocated by the University and contribute significantly to the mission of the University by representing the School.

Excellent communication skills and English fluency are required.

Review of applications begins on April 30 th , 2018. To apply, please send a cover letter and CV, together with the names and contact details of two referees by April 27th, 2018, to hiring_smg@nu.edu.kz .