NEW YORK UNIVERSITY ABU DHABI

Electrical and Computer Engineering Instructor

Location
Abu Dhabi (AE)
Posted
Wednesday, 23 December 2020
End of advertisement period
Monday, 1 February 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Electrical and Computer Engineering Instructor

New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: AD_Engineering: AD_Electrical and Computer Engineering

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Open Date
Dec 21, 2020

Deadline
Feb 1, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description
The Division of Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi is searching for rising scholars to teach the next generation of global leaders.

You are invited to apply for an academic support position as instructor with the rank open, depending on experience. Instructors support NYU Abu Dhabi's educational mission by assisting faculty with courses in Computer Engineering. These courses include among others (but not limited to): Computer Organization and Architecture, Data Structures and Algorithms, Computer Programming for Engineers, Object Oriented Programming, Circuit Fundamentals, Advanced Circuits, Logic Design and Advanced Logic Design. 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.

NYUAD has state-of-the-art research facilities in a new 15-acre campus on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The core research infrastructure has extensive and exceptional range of instruments for imaging, fabrication and characterization. In addition, the Engineering Division of NYUAD has close collaborations with the faculty and students at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, and has access to the world-class research centers and infrastructure in New York. Students are drawn from around the globe, surpassing all traditional academic benchmarks. The NYU Abu Dhabi undergraduate student body has garnered an impressive record of scholarships, graduate-school appointments, and many other honors, including twelve Rhodes Scholarships since 2014. The NYUAD Global Ph.D. Fellowship program attracts the best talent from across the world for pursuing doctoral research on campus.

About NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Abu Dhabi is a pioneer of higher education in a global world, dedicated to excellence in teaching and research, while advancing cooperation and progress on humanity’s shared challenges. Part of the NYU global network, NYU Abu Dhabi offers an outstanding liberal arts and science education to students from the United Arab Emirates, United States, and around the world, focusing on intercultural understanding and leadership. It supports innovative research that pushes the frontiers of knowledge forward and responds in powerful and interdisciplinary ways to vital global and local questions. NYU Abu Dhabi advances NYU as a model university for the 21st century and contributes in multiple ways to the development of a sustainable, knowledge-based economy in Abu Dhabi.

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 environment.

Working for NYU Abu Dhabi

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. Start with generous relocation allowances to ensure a smooth transition to Abu Dhabi, followed by competitive salaries, housing and transportation allowances, and educational assistance for your dependents. Health and wellness services round out our offerings, plus more. Click here for more information on benefits for you and your dependents.

Qualifications
We encourage applicants with a degree in Computer Engineering, or related fields (Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Science). Individuals with a graduate (M.Sc, Ph.D) degree will also be considered. An ideal applicant would be an excellent communicator both orally and in written English.

Application Instructions
To apply for this position, please submit the following items:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Teaching Interests
  • Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
  • Names and contact information for three (3) references. (Only referees of shortlisted candidates will be contacted.)  

We will begin reviewing applications on February 1, 2021, and will continue on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates are expected to interview in Spring 2021. We anticipate that successful candidates can start the appointment and relocate to Abu Dhabi in academic year 2020-2021. 

For questions about this position, please email nyuad.engineering@nyu.edu.

If this sounds like you, apply now.

Join NYU Abu Dhabi, an exceptional place for exceptional people.

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply. 

Application Process
This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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