Tenure-Track or Tenured Professor, Department of Finance and Risk Engineering, New York University
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
September 25, 2018
Brooklyn, New York
Higher Education Institution
The Department of Finance and Risk Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a tenured or tenure track position, to start on July 1, 2019. New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. We have an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.
Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. We are committed to quality, integrity, and respect for each other. We take pride in our high numbers of women students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. We seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches.
We foster innovation and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world:
Our faculty and students are part of the high-tech start-up culture in New York City and in downtown Brooklyn.
We support four “future lab” business incubators that connect our students and faculty to today’s innovation economy.
We collaborate closely with other universities throughout NYC.
We maintain strong partnerships with NY city and state governments and with industry and corporate communities.
With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning. We lead and have ties to multidisciplinary centers in 5G wireless technology, smart mobility, cybersecurity, urban informatics, data sciences, technology and governance, and the social implications of artificial intelligence, among others.
We are looking to hire in all areas of financial engineering, with particular emphasis on data science and/or artificial intelligence/machine learning. You should have a Ph.D. degree in finance, statistics, mathematics, physics, computer science, engineering, or a closely related discipline. We seek individuals who have or have the potential to develop a strong record of scholarship, leadership, curricular innovation, and entrepreneurship. You should demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring. Experience as a professional in financial markets is a plus.
You should submit:
Cover letter that contains research and teaching statement
Recent teaching evaluations
Names and contact information for three references.
Please submit all application materials electronically at
We will review applications beginning on January 1, 2019 and will continue until the position we fill the position. We encourage you to submit early.
New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. NYU does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, unemployment status or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.
Internal Number: 55418
About NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.