FACULTY POSITION, Social Research and Public Policy - Law and Society, NYU Abu Dhabi
Social Research and Public Policy - Law and Society
NYU Abu Dhabi
New York University Abu Dhabi invites applications from outstanding scholars to strengthen its program in Social Research and Public Policy. We will consider applicants with active and cutting-edge research agendas in the sociology of law and/or law and society. We especially welcome applications from candidates with a focus on organizations, gender, knowledge of the Middle East including the Gulf region, and/or expertise in nonwestern legal traditions. Expertise in qualitative research methodologies is also desirable.
Successful candidates will begin their appointment September 1, 2019. Applications from scholars with backgrounds and experiences different to those represented in the program and/or women are especially encouraged.
NYU Abu Dhabi is as a hub of innovative social inquiry with a global perspective. The SRPP program is at the center of this activity. To learn more about the program, please visit: http://bit.ly/2xeg8V3. For a description of SRPP’s innovative curriculum, please see: http://bit.ly/2L3D1V6. NYUAD has recently inaugurated a Legal Studies to which a successful candidate would contribute (please see: http://bit.ly/2L345UA)
Terms of employment are highly competitive and include generous start-up and on-going research funds, as well as housing and educational subsidies for children. Faculty may also spend an occasional semester at NYU New York and other sites of the global network (see below), engaging in both research and teaching opportunities.
Review of applications will begin in September, and will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants must submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and three representative publications, to: https://apply.interfolio.com/52977. To complete the online process, early career applicants will be prompted to enter the names and email addresses of at least three referees. Each referee will be contacted to upload their reference letter. Senior candidates should provide a list of three references in PDF format.
Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please email [email protected].
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University. 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.
Entering its ninth year, NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are distinguished in their research and teaching. 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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