JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017
New York University Abu Dhabi
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
JEL Classification: O0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Division of Social Science at New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to appoint several Post-Doctoral Researchers starting September 2017. Applicants must have received a Ph.D. in the last three years or be within a few months from completion. Appointments will be for two academic years, renewable for one additional academic year, conditional on a satisfactory evaluation of performance.
We encourage applications from very promising candidates with a capacity to conduct innovative, high-quality scholarly research in the fields of Economics, Political Science, Sociology and Public Policy. Successful candidates are expected to develop a well-defined research program and to forge productive collaborations with faculty at NYUAD.
The terms of employment are competitive and include housing subsidies and educational subsidies for children.
Applications are now open and we will consider candidates on a rolling basis. To be considered, all applicants need to submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, representative publications and three letters of reference, all in PDF format. The Social Science Division is keen on increasing diversity among faculty and postdoctoral fellows and especially encourages women and underrepresented minorities to apply. Please visit our website at for instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please e-mail
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. The network has three foundational degree-granting campuses: New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai, complimented 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. Faculty and students will circulate within this 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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