Membership

33
Members
100
Affiliates
13
Institutions

Selection criteria

  • Members

    • PhD in the science, health sciences and engineering and/or technology fields or equivalent years of experience
    • Field-Weighted Citation Impact ≥ 0.4
    • Normally h index ≥ 20
    • Shows community engagement and development
    • Members are considered subject matter experts within their field by their peers
    • iUAE ≥ 5%.
    • 4-year membership
  • Honorary Member

    • A significant contribution and impact in scientific fields.
    • Could include non-scientists
    • Honorary members are not restricted to UAE residents 
  • Young Affiliates

    • Early Career or post-graduate
    • Studying or working in STEM fields with focus on design, development and  research
    • Age: < 35 years old
    • Published in a peer-reviewed indexed journal (Impact Factor >1) and demostraned evidence of scholarship
  • Professional Affiliate

    • PhD in the science, health sciences and engineering and/or technology fields or equivalent years of experience
    • working in science, health & medical services and natural sciences research fields.
    • Field-Weighted Citation Impact≥ 0.4
    • iUAE ≥ 1% & h index ≥ 6
    • Significant contribution in the development of their area of expertise in the UAE
    • +10 years of experience (exceptions for space, nuclear and emerging fields)

Membership Selection Process

Start nominations and submit membership applications (15th June 2020)
Completion of 1st selection phase (30th June 2020)
Evaluation of applications by the selection committee (15th July 2020)
Submission of recommended nominations to the Emirates Scientist Council (31st July 2020)
Announcement of new members (September 2020)

Application

  • Second cycle of MBRAS membership has been closed.