The Division of Social Science at New York University (NYU) Abu
Dhabi is looking to hire an instructor (open rank)
in the field of economics or mathematics to assist faculty in the
teaching of Economics courses at graduate and undergraduate level
with a particular emphasis on quantitative fields: Mathematics,
Statistics, and Econometrics. The successful candidate is expected
to lead small-group discussions, provide support to faculty with
grading and administrative duties in the program and elsewhere in
the Division of Social Science.
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; our over 320
faculty members represent more than 45 different nationalities, and
bring a global perspective to their classrooms and research
projects. NYUAD is committed to building and strengthening a
university-wide culture of inclusion, diversity, belonging, and
equity (IDBE), which is fundamental to the universitys commitment
to excellence. For more information on NYUAD’s commitment to IDBE
and how these values are fundamental to our mission,
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 provide an intellectually rich environment.
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
Working for NYUAD
To help Academic Staff thrive, we offer a comprehensive benefits
package. This starts with a generous relocation allowance to ensure
a smooth transition to Abu Dhabi, followed by a competitive salary,
housing and transportation allowance; educational assistance for
your dependents; access to health and wellness services, plus more.
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more information on benefits for you and your family.
The candidate will have broad familiarity with several subfields
in economics, e.g. econometrics, or macroeconomics. They will have
a proven track-record of English-language academic writing for
their coursework and ideally some experience leading small-group
Candidates must have at least a master’s degree in Economics,
Mathematics or Statistics and, ideally, some experience providing
teaching support. Fluency in spoken and written English is
To apply for this position, please submit the following
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Cover Letter
- List of three references that may be contacted at a later
We will begin reviewing applications on May 15, and will
continue on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Shortlisted candidates are expected to interview in June 2022. We
anticipate that successful candidates can start the appointment and
relocate to Abu Dhabi in the academic year 2022-2023.
NYUAD is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage
applications from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the
cultural and ethnic diversity of our University, including women,
under-represented minorities, and UAE nationals.
For questions about this position, please email
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