JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016
NYU Abu Dhabi
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Social Science Division at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) is inviting applications for full time faculty positions in economics at any level (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, tenure/tenure track). We encourage applications from all excellent candidates. Candidates for Assistant Professor positions should have completed a PhD or plan to graduate by June 2017.
NYUAD expects successful candidates to publish in high quality internationally refereed journals. The position features a standard teaching load of three courses per year. The terms of employment are very competitive and include generous start-up and on-going research funds, as well as housing subsidies and educational subsidies for children. Faculty may also spend an occasional semester at NYU New York and other sites of the global network, engaging in both research and teaching activities.
Applications are due no later than December 1, 2016. The review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the positions are filled. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for campus visits to NYU Abu Dhabi in January 2017. We anticipate that the successful candidates can start employment on or before August 15, 2017 subject to final budget approval.
To ensure full consideration by the search committee, applicants must submit their curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and representative publications. To complete the online process, applicants will be prompted to enter the names and email addresses of at least three referees. Each referee will be contacted to upload his or her reference letter. Senior candidates are not required to submit references at this time. Please visit our website at for further instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please e-mail .
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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. The Institute will invest significant funds in creating a hub for research related to social, economic, and political development in the broader region; applications from candidates with an ambition to contribute to this agenda are especially welcome.
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