- Senior Lecturer of Australian School of Petroleum Science at University of Adelaide
- Project Director Simtech (Integrated Reservoir Simulation)
- Reviewer of Energy & Fuels, Petroleum Science and Technology, Petroleum Science and Engineering
Before joining the University of Adelaide in 2009, Manouchehr was associate professor of petroleum engineering at the University of Tehran, Iran. During 2000-2007, he was the head of petroleum engineering program at the University of Tehran and supervised more than 40 MSc and PhD students.
In 2000, Manouchehr established Simtech, a consulting company for the integrated reservoir simulation. Since then, he has been project director of several full field simulation projects of Iranian oil and gas reservoirs including Naftshahr, Shanool, Homa, and Varavi.
From 1995 to 2000 Manouchehr was working with National Iranian Oil Company and was the director of a program for training of NIOC staff at several Universities in US, UK, Canada, France and Norway. Manouchehr was a visiting professor at the University of Calgary from 2007 to 2008. Manouchehr has published several articles in peer review journals and presented many papers in international conferences. He has served as a reviewer for some journals and active member of society of petroleum engineers (SPE).