Faculty

  • Azza Abouzied, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aa175@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc, MSc Dalhousie University; MPhil, PhD, Yale University

    Research Interests: designing intuitive data querying tools

  • Felix Hardmood Beck, Assistant Professor of Practice of Design Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: felix.beck@nyu.edu
    Education: Meisterschüler, University of the Arts Berlin; Diplom, University of the Arts Berlin

    Research Interests: design, user-experience

  • David Darts, Associate Dean of Arts, Program Head of Art and Art History, Associate Professor Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: darts@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of British Columbia

    Research Interests: convergences between society, technology, and contemporary art and design

  • Sebti Foufou, Visiting Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: sf146@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, University Claude Bernard Lyon, France

    Research Interests: geometric modeling for shape representations, image processing for face recognition

  • Matthew Karau, Lecturer of Engineering Design Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mkarau@nyu.edu
    Education: BS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA,...

    Research Interests: interactive systems

  • Philip Panicker, Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Engineering Academic Laboratories Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pkp3@nyu.edu
    Education: MS and PhD, University of Texas, Arlington

    Research Interests: waste-to-energy conversion, experimental gas dynamics, supersonic and hypersonic aerodynamics, exper...

  • Craig Protzel, Assistant Professor of Interactive Media, Program Head of Interactive Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: craig.protzel@nyu.edu
    Education: BA in Human Biology, Stanford University; MA NYU Interactive Telecommunications

    Research Interests: data, web, stories, video, education

  • Goffredo Puccetti, Assistant Professor of Practice of Visual Arts Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: goffredo.puccetti@nyu.edu
    Education: Laurea cum Laude in Italian Literature and Art History from the University of Rome 'La Sapienza'; Gr...

    Research Interests: corporate identity, branding, visual communications