Sehamuddin Galadari

Sehamuddin Galadari, Senior Vice Provost of Research Outreach, Managing Director of the NYUAD Research Institute, and Professor of Biology

Sehamuddin Galadari, Senior Vice Provost of Research Outreach, Managing Director of NYUAD Research Institute, and Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: shg3@nyu.edu
Education: BSc (Hons.), University of Southampton, UK; PhD, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London, UK; Fellow of the Royal Society of Health

Research Areas: Field of signal transduction and intracellular communication


Sehamuddin Galadari provides strategic oversight on the facilitation and growth of NYUAD’s research enterprise – including the NYUAD Research Institute, research labs, Core Technology Platform, and High Performance Computing. Having joined NYUAD in 2017, Galadari brings a wealth of scientific and administrative experience and strength that contributes to positioning NYUAD as a leading research university with a liberal arts core that is at the forefront of addressing complex issues of both national (UAE) and global significance.

Prior to joining NYUAD, Galadari was Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies at UAE University, and before that Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at UAE University.

Galadari leads an active research program primarily focused on cell death and cancer biology. He has contributed significantly to biomedical research development in the UAE.

Galadari holds a PhD in biochemistry from Imperial College London.