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Post-Doctoral Associate in the Division of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) - Dr. Pradeep George

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NYU Abu Dhabi is pioneering a new model of higher education for a global world, dedicated to excellence in teaching and research and to advancing cooperation and progress on humanity?s shared challenges. Drawing on the strengths of the NYU global network, it offers an outstanding liberal arts and sciences education to students from the United Arab Emirates, the United States, and around the world, with a distinctive focus on intercultural understanding and leadership. It supports innovative research and graduate education programs that push forward the frontiers of knowledge and respond in powerful and interdisciplinary ways to vital global and local challenges.


The Division of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to recruit a motivated postdoctoral associate to work under the supervision of professor Pradeep George in process Optimization, with emphasis on Chemical vapor Deposition (CVD). The successful applicant must have a strong background in the area of Computational Fluid Dynamics. Familiarity with response surface modeling and optimization, is a plus. Experience using commercial codes like ANSYS-FLUENT is desirable. The candidate will work in a multidisciplinary environment consisting of PhD-level scientists and undergraduate students. In addition to conducting high-quality innovative research, responsibilities also include publishing research findings in scientific journals and conferences, mentoring undergraduate students, and participate in drafting research grant proposals.

Applicants must have a PhD in mechanical engineering, or closely-related fields. For consideration, applicants need to submit the following in PDF format:

· cover letter,

· curriculum vitae with full publication list,

· statement of research interests,

· contact details of at least three references

· sample relevant publications (if available)

Applications will be accepted immediately, and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. The terms of employment include a highly competitive salary, medical insurance, housing allowance, annual home-leave travel, educational subsidies for children, and other benefits.

If you have any questions, please email prof. Pradeep George,

About NYUAD:

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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