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Promoted and Tenured Faculty | Academic Year 2023-2024

NYU Abu Dhabi is proud to announce the advancement of 29 members of faculty through promotion, tenure, or both. These faculty represent dedication to teaching, creativity, innovation, excellent scholarship, and distinction in their service to the University, their discipline, and the local and global community.

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NYUAD offers a lively forum for the exchange of ideas with local audiences as well as worldwide academic and research communities.

Livable Planet Video Series

As NYUAD counts down to COP28, a new video series highlights the University’s sustainability-driven work across campus.

NYUAD Announces Climate Action Plan 2023

NYUAD is on a journey to minimize its environmental impact through a comprehensive Climate Action Plan that outlines how NYUAD is planning to achieve ambitious reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Featured Research

Bring Space Home

Research from NYU Abu Dhabi is preparing for the next generation of space travelers by making them healthier and more equipped to brave the final frontier.

A Seabed of Discovery

Research on inhabitants of one of the warmest and saltiest bodies of water in the world is producing time-sensitive data on how to conserve fauna and flora under immense stress today.

Brain Visuals

Much of the mechanics and biology of vision in the human brain is well understood, but what does the way the brain processes visual information tell us about how our cerebrals are organized, and more importantly, why?

Mission Remission

Innovations and technological breakthroughs are evening humanity’s odds with the disease that is responsible for one in every six deaths.