New York University in Abu Dhabi, Mathematics/Science

Position ID: NYUAbuDhabi-MATHTT [#12294, ST-00048122]
Position Title: FACULTY POSITIONS Mathematics – Tenure Track, NYU Abu Dhabi
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi 129188, United Arab Emirates [map]
Subject Areas: mathematical physics (especially statistical mechanics and geometric, topological, and conformal aspects of field theories), nonlinear PDEs, functional analysis, and representation theory
Application Deadline: 2018/10/15 finished (2018/08/14, finished 2019/04/21, listed until 2019/02/14)
Position Description:    

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Mathematics – Tenure Track 
NYU Abu Dhabi 

 New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi is in a multi-year phase of growth. As such, the University’s Program in Mathematics invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of assistant professor, tenure track. Since research at NYU Abu Dhabi is expanding, applicants from all areas of mathematics, both pure and applied, are welcome to apply, especially those with interests in analysis, probability, geometry and topology.

Faculty in the Program in Mathematics can contribute to multidisciplinary research at NYU Abu Dhabi that is a hallmark of the institution’s mission, potentially working with scholars from other programs in areas that include cryptography, bioinformatics and biostatistics, data science, environmental science and climate change, among others. Current interests of the faculty include mathematical physics (especially statistical mechanics and geometric, topological, and conformal aspects of field theories), nonlinear PDEs, functional analysis, and representation theory.

Candidates are expected to be outstanding scholars with exceptional productivity in their fields, and to act as inspirational teachers and mentors to undergraduates, which is also a hallmark of the University’s mission. 

NYU Abu Dhabi is located on Saadiyat Island, the cultural centerpiece of Abu Dhabi. Successful candidates will find a vibrant research and teaching environment that includes supportive and highly motivated colleagues, access to outstanding resources for research, a competitive startup package, and broad opportunities for interdisciplinary work at NYU Abu Dhabi and across campuses of the NYU system. Faculty have access to state-of-the-art core facilities that include next-generation DNA sequencing, robotics, advanced microscopy and high performance computing facilities with more than 6,400 computing cores and a peak performance of 70 TFLOPS. To obtain further information about research and core facilities at NYU Abu Dhabi, visit the University’s website at

The terms of employment are highly competitive. Appointments, which are dependent on final budgetary approval, can begin as soon as September 1, 2019, but later start dates are possible. To be considered, applicants should submit a complete curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests that should not exceed three pages each, and no more than three representative publications by October 15, 2018. To complete the online process, applicants will be prompted to request letters of recommendation from at least three referees. Each referee will be contacted to upload their reference letter. Please visit to apply. For more information please visit If you have any questions, please e-mail

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, NYU Abu Dhabi serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities. 

United Arab Emirates Nationals are encouraged to apply.

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