Research Associate in the Division of Science Chemistry, Dr. Brijith Thomas

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
04 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time


The magnetic resonance in materials lab in the Division of Science (Chemistry), New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to recruit a research associate to work on the solid-state and DNP-NMR on energy-related materials. The project's specific focus will be on developing new magnetic resonance instrumentation and methodologies.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science or a related field and have practical solid-state NMR experience. Expertise in pulse sequence programming is desired. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, the ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, and scientific creativity are essential. Good computer programming skills and working knowledge of MATLAB are preferred.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge resources in a collaborative research environment, and the candidate will be responsible for day to day maintaining NMR instruments.

The lab is well equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for solid-state NMR (600 MHz DNP). Moreover, the research associate will have access to the well-equipped core research facilities of NYUAD.

The terms of employment are very competitive and include housing and educational subsidies for children. Applications will be accepted immediately, and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcript of degree, a one-page summary of research accomplishments and interests, and at least two letters of recommendation, all in PDF format. If you have any questions or to know more about the details, please email:


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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