Post-Doctoral Associate in the Division of Engineering - Prof. Khalil Ramadi
New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADEngineering
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Jan 25, 2021
The Ramadi laboratory in the Division of Engineering, New York University Abu
Dhabi, seeks to recruit a postdoctoral associate to join a young energetic lab
focused on neuroengineering of the brain and enteric nervous system.
The Ramadi laboratory has recently developed a multi-modal toolkit for neural
interfacing including modular brain probes, steerable microneedles, and
ingestible devices. The successful applicant will join a number of fascinating
projects on engineering novel approaches to modulate neural activity in the
brain and gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These projects have a high potential
for translation towards treating a variety of neurologic and metabolic
disorders. These approaches entail device design and manufacturing, drug
conjugation, neuroscience, and preclinical model experiments.
Our laboratory offers multidisciplinary training with a high degree of
academic freedom among various high-impact translational projects. The
candidate will work in a multidisciplinary environment consisting of PhD-level
scientists, graduate students and undergraduate students, ensuring the
candidate learns valuable skills in writing manuscripts and grant proposals,
advising fellow researchers, and establishing collaborations across
Applicants must have a PhD in an engineering or biomedical-related field.
Excellent experimental skills relevant to the project (in particular device
design and fabrication, drug conjugation, and in vitro and in vivo
experimentation) are required. Proficiency in English is required.
For consideration, applicants need to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae
with full publication list, statement of research interests and three letters
of reference, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, please email Prof.
Khalil Ramadi at 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.
This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search.
Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all
application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free
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