NYU Abu Dhabi Chemistry Faculty Positions

NYU Abu Dhabi

New York University Abu Dhabi invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in inorganic chemistry, preferably with interests in materials science and solid state chemistry. In addition, candidates with strong background in energy and environmental science, electrical and magnetic characterization of materials, and catalysis are welcome to apply. Candidates at all ranks will be considered, but applications from highly qualified candidates at the rank of Associate or Full Professor are particularly encouraged. At this time, we are seeking individuals with a history of outstanding accomplishments in research and scholarship, with an interest in teaching and 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. Furthermore, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to compete for research support from US funding agencies.

The research facilities at NYUAD 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. Faculty may also spend time at NYU New York and other sites of the global network, engaging in both research and teaching projects. The appointment might begin as soon as September 1, 2015, but candidates may elect to start as late as September 1, 2016.

Applications are due by November 15, 2014; 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 nyuad.science@nyu.edu.

About NYUAD:
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, 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, complimented by a network of eleven research and study-away sites across five continents. Faculty and students will circulate within this global network in pursuit of common research interests and the promotion of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary solutions for problems both local and global.

Entering its fifth year, NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are at once distinguished in their research and teaching. Our students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both US and global. NYU Abu Dhabi’s highly selective liberal arts enterprise is complimented by an institute for advanced research, sponsoring cutting-edge projects across the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Engineering.

NYU Abu Dhabi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Updated on 10/10/2014