Post-Doctoral Associate in Center for Interacting Urban Networks

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
23 Jan 2023
End of advertisement period
06 Feb 2023
Contract Type
Full Time


The NYUAD Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES) at New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to appoint a Post-Doctoral Associate starting Fall 2022. The successful applicant will work on formulating various mathematical programming problems and computer algorithms to solve difficult optimization problems in reasonable computational time. The candidate should be able to write research proposals for different industries locally and internationally.

Applicants must have a PhD in Operations Research or a closely related field and have published in top-notch journals. 

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 2 letters of recommendation, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, 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.

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

For people in the EU, click here for information on your privacy rights under GDPR:

NYU is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs