NYUAD Postdoctoral Associate Position in Chemistry and Materials Science New York University: Abu Dhabi: Chemistry United Arab Emirates

New York University: Abu Dhabi: Chemistry


NYUAD Postdoctoral Associate Position - Chemistry and Materials Science


Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The Division of Chemistry at New York University Abu Dhabi is inviting applications for a fully funded postdoctoral associate position in the area of chemistry and materials science with interests in smart materials, biomimetic and bioinspired materials, structural and solid-state chemistry, crystallography, photochemistry, and photophysics.


The postdoctoral associate will work under the supervision of Dr. Panche Naumov

(http://nyuad.nyu.edu/en/research/faculty-research/naumov-group.html) on the preparation and physico-chemical characterization of materials. The lab is well equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for X-ray diffraction, spectroscopy, microscopy (SEM, AFM, TEM), general, thermal and mechanical materials characterization, and organic synthesis. Moreover, the postdoctoral associate will have access to the core research facilities of NYUAD.


Applicants must hold (or be close to completing) a Ph.D. in chemistry, materials science or physics.


Review of applications will begin immediately and will be considered on a rolling basis. To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter (with expected date of availability), a curriculum vitae with full publication list, a statement of research interests and three representative publications, all in PDF format. 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 their reference letter. If you have any questions, please e-mail pn21@nyu.edu.


The preferred start date is September 1st, 2017. An earlier or later start date is possible based on the needs of the applicant. The duration of employment is for one year with the possibility to renew based upon performance. This position is based in Abu Dhabi (U.A.E.). The terms of employment are competitive and include 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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