We are seeking researchers who are passionate about Data Science and Computational Social Science to work with Dr. Talal Rahwan under the Center of Cyber Security at New York University Abu Dhabi, to work on research exploring the behavioral vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure. The ideal candidate is self-motivated and hard-working with a PhD in Computer Science, Information Science, or any other related field. The position requires experience with at least one of the following: Data Science, Machine Learning, Computational Social Science, Agent-based simulations and modelling. Relevant skills include statistical analysis, data management and collection, big data analysis, causal inference, network analysis, graph theory, and visualizations. Excellent communication skills in English, ability to work in multidisciplinary teams, and scientific creativity are essential.
The position provides salary higher than internationally competitive rates for postdoctoral positions, in addition to substantial benefits (generous housing, transportation and travel allowances, educational subsidies for children), together with full health insurance and retirement contributions. The UAE does not levy income tax.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. To be considered, all applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, a research statement highlighting past and current research experience, and at least two reference letters, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.
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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