New York University Abu Dhabi
New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi invites applications for two faculty positions in chemistry. The first is at the senior level, with a research focus in all areas of materials science. Research in the general areas of membranes is of particular interest. The second position is at any rank, and research interests in materials science, medicinal chemistry or computational chemistry will be considered. We are seeking individuals with a history of outstanding accomplishments in research and scholarship who are interested in teaching, guiding undergraduate research projects, and in advising graduate students.
Successful candidates will find a vibrant research and teaching environment that includes supportive and highly motivated colleagues, access to significant resources, a competitive startup package, and broad opportunities for interdisciplinary, collaborative research across the different science and engineering areas being developed at NYU Abu Dhabi as well as across campuses of the NYU system.
The research facilities at NYU Abu Dhabi are state-of-the-art and include single-crystal and powder X-ray diffractometers, 500 and 600 MHz NMR spectrometers, ultra-high definition Q-TOF LC-MS, scanning electron and atomic force microscopes, confocal Raman AFM SNOM combined systems, equipment for spectroscopic, microscopic, thermal and chemical analysis, high performance computing Linux cluster, and design and manufacturing facilities.
The terms of employment are competitive and include housing subsidies and educational subsidies for children. The appointment might begin as soon as September 1, 2017, but candidates may elect to start as late as September 1, 2018, pending budgetary approval.
Applications are due by November 15, 2016; applications received later will be reviewed until the position is filled. We will consider senior candidates on a rolling basis. Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, no more than three representative publications, and three letters of reference in PDF format to be considered. Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/en/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and other information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
NYU has established a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. The network has three foundational degree-granting campuses—New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai—complemented by a network of eleven research and study-away sites across five continents. Our students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both US and global. Our goal is to develop a cohort of international students attuned to and educated for an inclusive global society. Students and Faculty will circulate within the global network in pursuit of common research interests and the promotion of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary solutions for problems both local and global.
NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are distinguished in their research and teaching. Its students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both in the United States and globally. NYU Abu Dhabi’s highly selective liberal arts enterprise is complemented by an institute for advanced research, sponsoring cutting-edge projects across the arts, humanities, social sciences, sciences, and engineering.
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