Assistant / Associate Instructor - Social Science Division

The Social Science Division is inviting applications for Instructor positions at all levels to start during the academic year 2018-2019. Instructors support NYU Abu Dhabi's educational mission by assisting faculty with courses in Social Science. Instructors teach discussion sections, hold review sessions, provide assistance with the preparation, development, and assessment of courses, and take part in departmental activities. Participation in professional development opportunities such as attending social science conferences is expected and supported.
We encourage applicants with a Master’s degree in economics, mathematics, political science, public health, sociology, statistics, or related fields. Individuals with a higher degree will also be considered. An ideal applicant would be an excellent communicator both orally and in written English. A candidate with strong quantitative skills are preferred.
Salaries are competitive and include a generous benefits package. Appointments are for up to three years with the opportunity to renew. For more details on the NYUAD social science program, please visit
Applicants should submit a complete set of transcripts for all coursework, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, and contact information for three references. Please visit our website at for instructions and other information on how to apply.

Applications will be open until June 1, 2018, and will be considered on a rolling basis. If you have any questions, please e-mail

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 is eighth 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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