Special Scientist

FOSS Research Centre for Sustainable Energy
October 06 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Photovoltaic (PV) Technology Laboratory of the FOSS Research Centre for Sustainable Energy (www.foss.ucy.ac.cy) at the University of Cyprus announces one (1) vacancy for full or part- time Special Scientist position to work on externally-funded research projects. Application Code: FOSS2017SS-11 REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS  First Degree (with at least a 2.1 class or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering  PhD in a subject related to the broader field of power systems and control and/or systems of power electronics and renewable sources of energy. High academic performance and interest in research are considered important qualifications. ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Prior experience in any of the following fields will be beneficial:  Electrical grid simulation and analysis  Electrical grid planning and / or construction and / or operation  Smart grid and microgrid technologies design, construction and operation  Electrical primary and secondary equipment design, manufacture, installation and operation  Distributed generation / energy sources infrastructure including integration solutions and techniques.  Installation design, construction and operation  Research work in any of the above referred fields substantiated with related reputable publications.

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