We are inviting applications for a Post-Doctoral Associate in the Division of Social Science at NYU Abu Dhabi from those who have or will soon receive a PhD in economics or in the computational sciences. The appointment will begin September 1, 2024, subject to final budget approval.
The post-doctoral associate will spend half their time on independent research, and half of their time on collaborative research with Professor Sanjeev Goyal. The collaborative research will focus on questions relating to networks, political economy, identity, and conflict. Advanced training in mathematics, statistics, and data programming is a prerequisite.
The position does not require teaching, but it may be possible to get teaching experience for additional compensation. You would be part of a group of over 20 post-doctoral fellows and 70 faculty in the Division of Social Science.
To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcript of degree, a one-page summary of research accomplishments and interests, and at least 2 letters of recommendation, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, please reach out to Prof. Sanjeev Goyal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Working for NYUAD
To help Postdoctoral Associates and faculty thrive, we offer a comprehensive benefits package. This starts with a generous relocation allowance to ensure a smooth transition to Abu Dhabi. It includes a competitive salary; housing and transportation allowances; educational assistance for your dependents attending school in the UAE; and access to health and wellness services. Click here for more information on benefits for you and your family.
NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.
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UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.
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Deadline: Feb 15, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time