Computer Engineering Professor – Tenure Track, Division of Engineering, NYU Abu Dhabi

  • Professional
  • Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: April 27, 2021

New York University Abu Dhabi
Division of Engineering  

Computer Engineering Professor – Tenure Track
Division of Engineering  
NYU Abu Dhabi

The Division of Engineering at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in its Computer Engineering program in the broad area of cybersecurity. The available opening is at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates with a strong record of interdisciplinary research in emerging areas are preferred. We particularly welcome applications from female scholars as well as members of traditionally underrepresented groups. The successful candidate will become affiliated with NYUAD Center for CyberSecurity (, which is in close collaboration with NYU New York Center for CyberSecurity (

Successful candidates will receive a generous startup package, as well as renewable research funding to hire research assistants and postdocs, and will also have access to internal funding. It is also expected that the successful candidate will become Associated Faculty of NYU that allows research privileges and access to programs and facilities at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering in New York.

Candidates must have a PhD degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering and must have demonstrated an ability to develop and lead high-quality research and attract competitive external funding.

Application Instructions
To apply for this position, please submit the following items to:

.Cover Letter
.Statement of Teaching Interests
.Statement of Research Interests
.Name and email address of three references (Each referee will be contacted to submit their reference letter only if the candidate is shortlisted for further consideration.)

We will begin reviewing applications on March 15, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates are expected to interview remotely in Spring 2021. We anticipate that successful candidates can start the appointment and relocate to Abu Dhabi in the academic year 2021-2022.

NYUAD is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our University.

For questions about this position, please email

Join NYU Abu Dhabi, an exceptional place for exceptional people.

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.