Research Engineer under Center for Cyber Security - Prof. Nasir Memon

New York University

United States

February 6, 2022

Description

Research Engineer under Center for Cyber Security - Prof. Nasir Memon New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi Location

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Open Date

Jan 27, 2021

Description

The Center for Cyber Security, New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to recruit a research engineer to work on interdisciplinary sociotechnical research related to the spread and influence of online misinformation.

The successful applicant will be involved in planning and conducting research using quantitative and qualitative methods by applying a number of approaches, including but not limited to: data science, machine learning, building and evaluating prototypes of novel solutions, online surveys and experiments, etc. In collaboration with the Principal Investigator, the applicant will participate in the planning of independent research, will analyze and interpret data, will publish results, will represent the university at conferences and meetings, and may develop new theories and methodologies. The candidate will work in a multidisciplinary environment consisting of PhD-level scientists, graduate students and undergraduate students. The candidate will also be expected to actively participate in other activities organized by the Center for Cyber Security at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Applicants must have (or be close to completing) an M.S. in Computer Science, Data Science or quantitative social sciences. Excellent skills in several programming languages (mainly Python, R, Java and C) are required. Also, applicants will be required to follow up and contribute to critical analysis of research problems and develop independent ideas around testing and evaluating misinformation systems.

The terms of employment are very competitive and include housing and educational subsidies for children. Applications will be accepted immediately and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. For consideration, applicants need to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts of degrees, a one-page summary of research accomplishments and interests and two letters of reference, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, please email Prof. Nasir Memon at memon@nyu.edu or Dr. Nicholas Micallef at nicholas.micallef@nyu.edu.

About NYUAD:

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.

Qualifications

This position is not located in the United States. You must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Application Process

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 of charge.

Apply Now

Powered by

Opens in new window

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

For people in the EU, click here for information on your privacy rights under GDPR:www. nyu.edu/it/gdpr

NYU is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and social inclusion.

Similar Jobs

New York University

United States Jan 7, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Research Assistant in the Division of Engineering - Prof. Khalil Ramadi

Research Assistant in the Division of Engineering - Prof. New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates The Ramadi laboratory in the Division of Engineering, New York University Abu...

New York University

United States Jan 7, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Research Assistant under Division of Science (Computer Science) - Prof. Djellel Difallah

New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADScience: ADComputer The laboratory of Dr. Djellel Difallah in the Division of Science, New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks a research assistant to join a new lab...

New York University

United States Jan 7, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Research Assistant in Human Data Interaction Lab - Prof. Azza Abouzied

Research Assistant in Human Data Interaction Lab - Prof. New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADScience: ADComputer Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates the Division of Science, New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to...

New York University

United States Jan 16, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Senior Research Scientist - Arabian Center for Climate and Environmental Sciences (ACCESS)

Senior Research Scientist - Arabian Center for Climate and Environmental New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADResearch Centers Research Institute, New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to recruit a Senior Research Scientist who...

New York University

United States 4 days ago

Add to favorites Read more...

Research Engineer in the Arabian Center for Climate and Environmental Sciences (ACCESS)

Research Engineer in the Arabian Center for Climate and Environmental New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADResearch Centers The Arabian Center for Climate and Environmental Sciences (ACCESS) at New York University Abu Dhabi...

New York University

United States Jan 7, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Post-Doctoral Associate in the Division of Engineering - Prof. Khalil Ramadi

Ramadi New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADEngineering Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates The Ramadi laboratory in the Division of Engineering, New York University Abu projects on engineering novel approaches to modulate neural...

Syracuse University

United States Dec 22, 2021

Add to favorites Read more...

Postdoctoral Scholar in Data Ethics and Research Openness

Job Title Postdoctoral Scholar in Data Ethics and Research Openness Location Syracuse, NY Pay Range Commensurate with experience FLSA Status Exempt Hours Job Type Full-time Rank Post Doc Campus Syracuse, NY Unionized Position Code The...

Dalhousie University

Canada Dec 22, 2021

Add to favorites Read more...

Tenure-Stream Assistant Professor of Computer Science (3 positions; designated for women)

Position Title Tenure-Stream Assistant Professor of Computer Science (3 The Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University (https: // www. dal.ca/faculty/computerscience.html) invites applications for up to three tenure-stream Assistant Professor positions in any area of...

Add to favorites Read more...

Call For Applications: Director Of The Biomedical Research Institute (Bri) Part Of The Foundation...

Application Deadline: 15/02/2022 23:00 - Europe/Athens Director of the Biomedical Research Institute (BRI) Foundation of Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH) https: // www. time position of the Director of the Institute Biomedical Research Institute...

New York University

United States Jan 10, 2022

Add to favorites Read more...

Research Scientist in the Division of Science (Psychology) - Prof. Bas Rokers

Research Scientist in the Division of Science (Psychology) - Prof. New York University: NYU - Global: Abu Dhabi: ADScience: ADPsychology Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates New York University Abu Dhabi seeks to recruit a Research...

About the employer

Since its founding in 1831, NYU has been an innovator in higher education, reaching out to an emerging middle class, embracing an urban identity and professional focus, and promoting a global vision that informs its 19 schools and colleges. Today,...