Job ID: 107155

Doctoral Associate in Classical and Statistical Mechanics

New York University Abu Dhabi

  • May 29, 2018
  • Doctoral Associate in Classical and Statistical Mechanics
  • Engineering
  • New York University Abu Dhabi
    Abu Dhabi
    United Arab Emirates
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Statistics & Actuarial Science
    Physics - General
    Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
    Computer/Information Sciences
    Sciences - General

The Division of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) invites applications from individuals for a multi-year fully funded Post-Doctoral Associate position.

A qualified applicant must hold a Ph.D. degree in Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or related discipline. Demonstrable experience in modeling and computing using Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics and statistical mechanics/probability theory are required. Computer programming experience with one or more of the following is required: Matlab, Python, C/C++/C#. Candidates with experience in machine learning are particularly encouraged to apply.

The terms of employment include highly competitive salary, medical insurance, housing allowance, and educational subsidies for children as well as other benefits. To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with full publication list, statement of research interests, one or two representative publications, and contact information for two references ( If you have any questions, please email Professor Saif Eddin Ghazi Jabari at

About NYUAD:

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.

  • New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. New York University is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its hiring and promotion process without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or childbirth (or related medical condition), sexual orientation, partnership status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital, parental or familial status, caregiver status, national origin, ethnicity, alienage or citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, unemployment status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.

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