Associate Professor of Computer Science
Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: BEng University of Aleppo; PhD Southampton University
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Multi-Agent Systems; Cooperative Game Theory; Computational Social Science
Talal Rahwan is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science in 2007 from The University of Southampton, UK, where he received the Dean’s Award for Early Career Researchers. His Ph.D. thesis earned him the British Computer Society's Distinguished Dissertation Award, which annually recognizes the most outstanding Ph.D. thesis in the UK in Computer Science. He was selected by the IEEE Computer Society as one of AI’s 10 to Watch, which recognizes the 10 most promising, young Artificial Intelligence (AI) researchers in the world. His work appeared in major academic journals, including Nature Communications, Nature Human Behaviour, and Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ). His research interests include Artificial Intelligence, Multi-Agent Systems, Cooperative Game Theory, and Computational Social Science.