NYUAD Post-Doctoral Researcher for Division of Engineering New York University Abu Dhabi, Engineering United Arab Emirates

New York University: Abu Dhabi: Engineering

NYUAD Post-Doctoral Researcher - Division of Engineering

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The Division of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi is inviting applications for post-doctorate position in the area of advanced materials for sustainable urban infrastructure development.


The research projects are highly interdisciplinary and involve the developments of sustainability, smartness, chemo-mechano-thermo advancements, biological-geologic combinations and nanotechnology in cementitious materials with a focus on urban energy efficiency and resilience. Successful candidates are expected to develop a widely recognized research program and to forge productive collaborations with faculty in the topics of, but not limited to: (a) sensing technologies and materials health diagnostics on urban infrastructure and environment; (b) energy-efficient materials; (c) engineered cementitious composites with fibers/polymers; (d) urban wastes and natural materials treatment and reuse; (e) lightweight cementitious materials; (f) bio/nano technology in cementitious materials; et al.


Candidates must at least hold (or be close to completing) a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field. Candidates with a strong background either in civil engineering materials, such as cement and concrete, chemicals and polymers; or in sensing technologies and instrumentations; or in materials characterization and testing techniques are strongly encouraged to apply.


Applications will be accepted immediately. To be considered, all applicants need to submit an updated curriculum vitae and a research statement, in PDF format. If you have any questions, please email el1208@nyu.edu.


The terms of employment include competitive salary, housing, and other benefits.


About NYUAD:


New York University has established itself as a Global Network University. The network has three foundational degree-granting campuses: New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai, complemented by a network of eleven research and study-away sites across five continents. Our students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both US and global. Our goal is to develop a cohort of international students attuned to and educated for an inclusive global society. Students and Faculty will circulate within the global network in pursuit of common research interests and the promotion of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary solutions for problems both local and global.


Entering its seventh year, NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are distinguished in their research and teaching. NYU Abu Dhabi’s highly selective liberal arts enterprise is complemented by an institute for advanced research, sponsoring cutting-edge projects across the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Engineering.


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This position is not located in the United States. You must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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