The Human-Data (HuDA) Interaction lab (https://huda-lab.github.io/) in the Division of Science / Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES), New York University Abu Dhabi, seeks to recruit a research engineer to work on innovative research projects at the intersection of data management, data science, and interactive systems to enable the derivation of insights from data and to support data-driven decision-making.
The successful applicant will work on one to two collaborative projects on supporting decision-makers in a variety of domains such as healthcare, epidemiology, investment, etc. Most projects have an emphasis on understanding the degree of uncertainty within a dataset and enabling data-driven decision-making with uncertain data. The applicant has to have strong programming skills, experience with data analysis and data science projects, and demonstrated strengths in systems-engineering, HCI design, or theory. The candidate will work in a multidisciplinary environment consisting of PhD-level scientists, graduate students and undergraduate students. The candidate will be expected to maintain weekly progress, clearly communicate research ideas and methods, distill existing literature and evaluate research works. The candidate will also be expected to publish their research work.
Candidates must have a Master's degree in Computer Science. Prior work/research experience is preferred.
For consideration, applicants need to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with full publication list, statement of research interests and the contact information for two referees, all in PDF format. A third referee may also be requested. All applicants are advised to explore past projects and publications by the HuDa lab to determine their fit for the position. Research statements need to demonstrate why the candidate believes they can contribute to the lab's vision and research agenda.
If you have any questions, please email Prof. Azza Abouzied at email@example.com.
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
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