Research Assistant (12 months contract)

Job Description

Job Description

Note: This post is open to Mauritian nationals only due to the conditions to be met for the granting of a visa.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Research Assistant (1 year) for the project entitled ‘Employee Law Expert System’ funded by the Mauritius Research Council in collaboration with Middlesex University Mauritius. The postholder is expected to start in March 2018.

To be considered for the role, you will be educated to Degree level in a relevant discipline. Applicants with a focus on web development or significant relevant research experience in a similar role will be at an advantage. In addition, a background in law is desirable.

You will have an ability to work well as part of a team and you will have excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will be capable of a high level of problem solving and you will be expected to work on your own initiative. Those with experience in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Information Engineering, Knowledge Management and Web based application development will be at a significant advantage for this post.

Informal enquiries may be made to:

Mrs Preetila Seeam, Principal Investigator (P.I.), email: