The Division of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi
(NYUAD) invites applications for an academic support position
as a Mechanical Engineering (ME) instructor with the
rank open, depending on experience. Instructors support
NYU Abu Dhabi's educational mission by
assisting faculty with courses in Engineering. In
particular, the instructor sought for this position is expected to
have extensive knowledge in mechanical engineering courses such as
Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Thermal Systems, Dynamics, Modeling
of Dynamical Systems, etc.
Instructors teach discussion sections, hold review sessions,
provide assistance with the preparation, development, and
assessment of courses, and take part in departmental activities.
Participation in professional development opportunities such as
attending conferences is expected and supported. Opportunities for
professional development are available.
About NYU Abu Dhabi
NYU Abu Dhabi is located on Saadiyat Island, the cultural
centerpiece of Abu Dhabi. Successful candidates
will find a vibrant teaching environment that includes
supportive and highly motivated colleagues. Faculty have
open access to state-of-the-art core technology platforms that are
institutionally supported and staffed by experts, and are open for
developing novel approaches to teaching lab-based courses.
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
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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We encourage applicants with a Master’s degree in
mechanical engineering, or related fields. Individuals with a
higher degree will also be considered.
An ideal applicant would be an excellent communicator both
orally and in written English.
To apply for this position, please submit the following
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Cover Letter
- Teaching Statement
- List of three references that may be contacted at a later
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the
deadline of June 15, 2022. We anticipate successful candidates can
start employment in August 2022, depending on final budgetary
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join NYU Abu Dhabi, an exceptional place for
UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.
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