of Science at NYU Abu Dhabi is searching for accomplished
visiting faculty in Computer
Science to educate the next generation of global
leaders. Multidisciplinary research and exceptional
teaching in a highly diverse and inclusive campus community are
hallmarks of the University’s mission.
NYUAD values diversity, inclusion, belonging, and equity; such
principles are fundamental to the university's commitment to
excellence. Our faculty are the engines that sustain our
inclusive environment; NYUAD students come from more than 115
countries, with no single one nationality exceeding more than 15
percent of the total student population. Likewise, our faculty are
highly diverse and community-minded: our modern campus is home to
over 320 faculty who represent more than 45 different
nationalities, all of whom bring a global perspective to their
classrooms and research projects. Research is advanced by over 400
highly qualified research staff, who are likewise drawn from all
over the world.
Applicants should have a relevant PhD and demonstrate an
outstanding track record for their career stage in both research
and teaching. The visiting position is typically for one academic
year and the expected teaching load is four courses with
relatively small class sizes.
Successful candidates may receive some research funding for
conference travel and/or minor equipment, and will also have access
to internal competitive funds. Additional research support includes
access to high-performance
computing facilities with more than 12,000 computing cores
and a peak performance of 400 TFLOPS.
There are many collaboration opportunities within
NYUAD, which already houses a number of interdisciplinary
research centers, including the Center for Cyber Security and the
Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES), as well as with
faculty in NYU New York’s Courant Institute of Mathematical
Sciences and Tandon School of Engineering.
About NYU Abu Dhabi
Established in partnership between New York University (NYU) and
the emirate of Abu Dhabi, NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has assembled over
the past decade a remarkable community of scholars, students,
researchers, artists, inventors, and others who have contributed to
the growth of the UAE’s capital as a global hub of knowledge and
culture while establishing a new model of higher education for
today’s complex world.
NYUAD is animated by inspiring, diverse faculty, students, and
staff working together in an exciting and dynamic city. As an
international center of excellence in teaching and research, our
goal is to attract outstanding faculty who are leaders in their
fields, encouraging them to create programs that draw outstanding
students and providing an intellectually rich
Students are drawn from among the world’s best. They are bright,
intellectually passionate, and committed to building a campus
environment anchored in mutual respect, understanding, and care.
The NYUAD undergraduate student body has garnered an impressive
record of scholarships, graduate-school appointments, and many
other global honors. Graduate education is an area of growth for
the university and the current graduate student population of over
100 students is expected to expand in the next
NYUAD is committed to building and strengthening a
university-wide culture of inclusion, diversity, belonging, and
equity (IDBE). For more information on NYUAD’s commitment to IDBE
and how these values create fundamental to our mission please visit
Working for NYUAD
A world-class institution deserves world-class benefits. At
NYUAD, we recognize that Abu Dhabi is more than where you work,
it’s your home and in order for you to research, teach, and thrive,
we’re offering a comprehensive benefits package to our top talent.
Starting with generous relocation support to ensure a smooth
transition to Abu Dhabi, followed by competitive salaries, housing
on campus, and educational assistance for your dependents. Health
and wellness services round out our offerings, plus more.
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more information on benefits for you and your dependents.
This position requires a Ph.D. in Computer Science.
To apply for this position, please submit the following
- Cover Letter
- Teaching Statement
- Research Statement
- Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
- Up to 3 Representative Publications
- Names and contact information for three (3) references that
will directly upload their reference to Interfolio.
We will begin reviewing applications on February 1, 2022, and
will continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates
are expected to interview in Spring 2022. We anticipate that
successful candidates can start the appointment and relocate to Abu
Dhabi in the academic year 2022-2023.
NYUAD is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity
employer. We encourage applications from candidates who will enrich
and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our
For questions about this position, please email
Join NYU Abu Dhabi, an exceptional place for
UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.