The Division of Science at NYU Abu Dhabi is searching for accomplished individuals to join the Psychology program as a Visiting Professor to educate the next generation of global leaders. Multidisciplinary research and exceptional teaching are hallmarks of the University’s mission.
NYUAD values diversity, inclusion, belonging, and equity; and such principles are fundamental to the university’s mission. The student body is made up of students from more than 115 countries, with no single one nationality exceeding more than 15 percent of the total student population. Across its four divisions, NYUAD is also home to more than 320 faculty who represent more than 45 different nationalities; and 400 research staff, who are likewise drawn from all over the world.
Applicants holding a PhD, with teaching experience in all areas of psychology are welcome to apply, especially those with teaching experience in biological psychology and research methods. Candidates are expected to be excellent teachers of undergraduate courses.
The expected teaching load is two courses per semester (four courses per academic year). The classes are relatively small and typically have at most 20 students.
The Psychology Program at NYUAD is composed of a vibrant group of researchers investigating perception and cognition, as well as social and developmental psychology, and houses cutting edge research facilities, such as a 208-channel MEG system, a 3T MRI facility, as well as EEG, eye-tracking and behavioral testing facilities.
About NYU Abu Dhabi
Established in partnership between New York University (NYU) and the emirate of Abu Dhabi, NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has assembled over the past decade a remarkable community of scholars, students, researchers, artists, inventors, and others who have contributed to the growth of the UAE’s capital as a global hub of knowledge and culture while establishing a new model of higher education for today’s complex world.
NYUAD is animated by inspiring, diverse faculty, students, and staff working together in an exciting and dynamic city. As an international center of excellence in teaching and research, our goal is to attract outstanding faculty who are leaders in their fields, encouraging them to create programs that draw outstanding students and providing an intellectually rich environment.
Students are drawn from among the world’s best. They are bright, intellectually passionate, and committed to building a campus environment …….