Postdoctoral and Research

Postdoctoral associates are a vital part of the research community of NYU Abu Dhabi. They bring expertise from international laboratories, often with existing collaborations to assist the broader reach of global research efforts.

Research and scholarship generated at NYUAD focuses on interdisciplinary and stand-alone projects in engineering, marine science, history, economics, neural science, cyber security, art history and philosophy, mathematics, and genomics.

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Arts and Humanities Opportunities

Engineering Opportunities

Position Inquiries
Postdoctoral Associate | Additive Manufacturing — Dr. Vijay Sanjairaj's Lab vs89@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Bioprinting, Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering — Dr. Vijay Sanjairaj's Lab vs89@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Classical and Statistical Mechanics — Dr. Saif Eddin Jabari Research Group sej7@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Computational Mechanics Prof. Nikos Karathanasopoulos,
n.karathanasopoulos@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Construction Automation — Dr. Borja Garcia de Soto Research Group garcia.de.soto@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Cybersecurity in Construction — Dr. Borja Garcia de Soto Research Group garcia.de.soto@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Cryptology Research — Center for Cyber Security Abu Dhabi Hoda.alkhzaimi@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Design for Excellence Lab  Prof. Sinanoglu's Lab ozgursin@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Design for Excellence Lab  — Dr. Ozgur Sinanoglu, Engineering Division os22@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division
mr5098@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division — Dr. Raed Hashaikeh Research Group rh143@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division Prof. Nikos Karathanasopoulos n.karathanasopoulos@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division — Dr. Samer Madanat smm17@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Laboratory for Computer-Human Intelligence tuka.alhanai@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Quantitative Modelling, Statistics, Control Theory, System Identification, Machine Learning Network Dynamics and Synthetic Biology Prof. Andras Gyorgy andras.gyorgy@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Synthetic Biology Network Dynamics and Synthetic Biology - Prof. Andras Gyorgy andras.gyorgy@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Synthetic Biology Network Dynamics and Synthetic Biology Group Prof. Andras Gyorg, Engineering Division ag6378@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Transportation Systems — Dr. Monica Menendez Research Group monica.menendez@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Transportation System: Traffic Modeling and Control — Dr. Monica Menendez Research Group mm9602@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Water Research Center for Advanced Membrane Technology  — Prof. Raed Hashaikeh raed.hashaikeh@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Water Research Center for Porous Materials and Polymers for Water Purification —Prof. Ali Trabolsi brenda.ward@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Water Research Center for New and modified processes for desalination and water treatment — Prof. Nidal Hilal nidal.hilal@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Researcher | Data Science and Computational Social Science Center of Cyber Security talal.rahwan@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Center for Cyber Security hoda.alkhzaimi@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Engineering Division — Dr. Saif Eddin Jabari's Research Group sej7@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Engineering Division — Professor Khalil Ramadi kramadi@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Laboratory for Computer-Human Intelligence tuka.alhanai@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Advanced Materials and Sustainable Urban Infrastructure - Prof. Kemal Celik kemal.celik@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Computational Solid Mechanics – Dr. Mostafa Mobasher’s Laboratory mostafa.mobasher@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Geoinformatics, Computer Graphics and Visual Simulation — Dr. Kemal Celik Research Group kemal.celik@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Synthetic Biology — Network Dynamics and Synthetic Biology Group of Andras Gyorgy andras.gyorgy@nyu.edu
Research Associate / Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division (Electrical and Computer) — Prof. Mouhammad Shafique [The eBRAIN lab for wearable embedded healthcare systems] muhammad.shafique@nyu.edu
Research Associate / Postdoctoral Associate | Engineering Division (Electrical and Computer) — Prof. Mouhammad Shafique [The eBRAIN lab for Edge-AI] muhammad.shafique@nyu.edu
Research Associate / Postdoctoral Associate | Hardware Acceleration of Cryptographic Primitives ccsad@nyu.edu
Research Associate / Postdoctoral Associate | Professor Mahmoud Rasras's Group — Silicon Photonics and Plasmonics mr5098@nyu.edu
Research Technician | Synthetic Biology Network Dynamics and Synthetic Biology - Prof. Andras Gyorgy andras.gyorgy@nyu.edu

Science Opportunities

Position Inquiries
Associate Director and Senior Research Scientist in the Public Health Research Center ra107@nyu.edu
Bioinformatician | Public Health Research Center nyuad.phrc@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Analytical Chemistry and Petroleum Chemistry — Pance Naumov Research Group brenda.ward@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Artificial Intelligence, Science Division - Prof. Hanan Salam hanan.salam@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Astrophysics
dave.russell@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Biology, Science Division — Prof. Stephan Biossiant
sb5272@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Biology, Science Division — Prof. Dipesh Chaudhury dc151@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Biology, Science Division — Magzoub Research Laboratory nyuad.science@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Biomedical Integrated Circuit Design — Dr. Sohmyung Ha sohmyung@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Center for Astro, Particle and Planetary Physics (CAP3) cap3-nyuad@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Cognitive Neuroscience (High-level vision) — Dr. Olivia Cheung
olivia.cheung@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Cognitive Neuroscience of Working Memory — Sreenivasan Lab kartik.sreenivasan@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Computational Social Science Lab — Etienne Wasmer ew1555@nyu.edu
bedoor@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Computer Networks — Yasir Zaki Laboratory yasir.zaki@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Computer Science — Talal Rahwan Research Group tr72@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Developmental Psychology — Theodore Waters Research Group tw57@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Extragalactic Astronomy — Joseph Gelfand Research Group jg168@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Galaxy Formation — Andrea V. Macciò Research Group maccio@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Genetic Epidemiology -  Public Health Research Center nyuad.phrc@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Lagrangian Numerical Methods for Geophysical Fluids — Francesco Paparella francesco.paparella@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Magzoub Research Lab nyuad.science@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Marine Microbial Ecology Laboratory — Prof. Shady Amin samin@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematical Foundations of Machine Learning, Science Division - Prof. Pierre Youssef yp27@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science Division — Prof. Marwa Banna marwa.banna@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science Division — Prof. Tej-eddin Ghoul teg6@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science Division — Nader Masmoudi Research Group nm30@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science Division — Prof. Hisham Sati hsati@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science, Division — Pierre Youssef yp27@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Mathematics, Science Division — Prof. Weiren Zhao wz19@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Microbial Oceanography - Prof. Shady Amin samin@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Object and Facial Recognition — Olivia Cheung's Laboratory olivia.cheung@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Perception and Active Cognition Lab (Sensorimotor integration between visual perception and saccades) — Prof. David Melcher dm93@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Perception and Active Cognition Lab (Temporal rhythms of perception, attention and cognition) — Prof. David Melcher dm93@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Physics for Extrasolar Planets and their Host Stars, Science Division — Prof. Ian Dobbs-Dixon ianmdd@gmail.com
Postdoctoral Associate | Protein Biochemistry and Enzymology — Wael Rabeh Research Group wael.rabeh@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Protein Biochemistry and Enzymology — Wael Rabeh's Research Group 
wael.rabeh@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Psychology, Science Division — Prof. Jocelyn Belanger jocelyn.belanger@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Psychology, Science Division — Prof. Robert Volcic robert.volcic@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Psychology, Science Division — Prof. Theodore Waters theo.waters@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Public Health Research Center (PHRC) ra107@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division — Shady Amin's Laboratory samin@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division — Maria Baias maria.baias@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division — Federico Camia federico.camia@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division — Nader Masmoudi Research Group nm30@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division — Pance Naumov Research Group brenda.ward@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division —  Piergiorgio Percipalle Research Group pp69@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Science Division —  Piergiorgio Percipalle Research Group pp69@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Shubeita Laboratory — George Shubeita Research Group george.shubeita@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Social Psychology, Science Division — Dr. Andrea Vial andrea.vial@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | Social Psychology jaime.napier@gmail.com
Postdoctoral Associate | Vision Neuroscience — Bas Rokers' and Dr. Jonathan Winawer's Research Group br87@nyu.edu
Postdoctoral Associate | UAE Healthy Future Study - Genetic Heritage Group/Public Health Research Center jhaar@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Biology, Science Division — Prof. Dipesh Chaudhury dc151@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Center for Space Science - Dr. Katepalli Raju Sreenivasan Research Group krs3@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Computational Approaches to Modeling Language (CAMeL) Lab nizar.habash@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Computational Approaches to Modeling Language (CAMeL) Lab, Science Division — Prof. Nizar Habash nizar.habash@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Computer Science, Science Division — Prof. Djellel Difallah djellel@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Data Science and AI laboratory - Division of Science talal.rahwan@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Human Data Interaction Lab — Prof. Azza Abouzied azza@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Neuroscience of Language Lab — Professor Pylkkänen and Professor Marantz liina.pylkkanen@nyu.edu
marantz@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Perception and Active Cognition Lab — Prof. David Melcher dm93@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Project Tiramisu, Automatic Code Optimization Using Deep Learning, Computer Science
baghdadi@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Project Tiramisu, Building a Tiramisu Backend for a Deep Learning Accelerator, Computer Science baghdadi@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Project Tiramisu, Supporting Applications of Nuclear Physics in the Tiramisu Compiler, Computer Science
baghdadi@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Psychology,  Teaching, Learning and Development Lab — Prof. Antje von Suchodoletz avs5@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Public Health Research Center (PHRC) - Dr. Abdishakur Abdulle nyuad.phrc@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Science Division — Prof. Joseph Gelfand jg168@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Science Division — Prof. Mallory Roberts msr14@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Summer Internship, Cyber Security & Privacy Lab (CSP-lab), Science Division— Prof. Christina Poepper christina.poepper@nyu.edu
Research Assistant | Visual Neuroscience br87@nyu.edu | cp3488@nyu.edu
Research Assistant / Post-Doctoral Associate | Computer Science, Science Division - Prof. Christina Poepper and Azza Abouzied christina.poepper@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Computational Social Science Lab — Prof. Etienne Wasmer ew1555@nyu.edu
bedoor@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Genetic Heritage Group (Human Population Genomics and Microbiome) - Prof. Aashish Jha jhaar@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Physics for Protein Production, Science Division- Prof. George Shubeita george.shubeita@nyu.edu
Research Associate | Public Health Research Center — Dr. Amar Ahmad asa12@nyu.edu
Research Instrumentation Specialist | Marine Sciences in the Core Technology Platform Operations nyuad.admin.ctp@nyu.edu
Research Scientist | Center for Genomics and System Biology - Dr. Kristin C. Gunsalus nyuad.cgsb.chemgen2@nyu.edu
Research Scientist | Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES) —  Professor Ali Diabat diabat@nyu.edu
Research Scientist | Neuroscience of Language Lab marantz@nyu.edu
liina.pylkkanen@nyu.edu
Research Scientist | Physics, Science Division - Prof. Marta Losada marta.losada@nyu.edu
Research Scientist | Public Health Research Center - Population Genomics nyuad.phrc@nyu.edu
Research Technician | Biology, Science Division - Prof. Mohamed Al-Sayegh ma3803@nyu.edu
Research Technician | Marine Microbial Ecology laboratory - Prof. Shady Amin samin@nyu.edu
Research Technician | Physics for Protein Production, Science Division - Prof. George Shubeita george.shubeita@nyu.edu

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