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  • Wifag Adnan, Assistant Professor Economics, Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: wa22@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Duke University (magna cum laude with distinction); PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: Labor markets; Job search; Enemployment; Wage differentials; Female labor force; Education

  • May Al-Dabbagh, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: md166@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Harvard University; PhD University of Oxford

    Research Interests: Gender; Globalization in the Middle East

  • Robert Allen, Global Distinguished Professor of Economic History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ra108@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota; MA Harvard University; PhD Harvard University

    Research Interests: Global economic growth

  • Elisabeth Anderson, Assistant Professor of Sociology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aea4@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Northwestern University (2013)

    Research Interests: Historical and comparative sociology; Political sociology; Social theory

  • Goksu Aslan, Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: goksu.aslan@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Istanbul University; MSc Yildiz Technical University; PhD University of Messina

    Research Interests: Economic growth; Income inequality; Financial inclusion; Gender inequality; Sustainable Development ...

  • Swethaa Ballakrishnen, Faculty Fellow Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: swethaa@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Stanford University (Sociology); LL.M, Harvard Law School; BA, BL (Hons), National Academy of L...

    Research Interests: Gender and Diversity in the Legal Profession, Sociology of Law, Empirical Legal Methods, Transnation...

  • Mounther Barakat, Professor of Practice Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Mounther.Barakat@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Oklahoma State University

    Research Interests: Financial Markets; Securities; Corporate Finance, Derivatives; Event Studies; Agency Theory; Investm...

  • Andrzej Baranski, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: a.baranski@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Universidad de Costa Rica; MA and PhD The Ohio State University

  • Joan Barceló, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: joan.barcelo@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Universitat de Barcelona; MSc Universitat Pompeu Fabra; MA New York University; PhD Washington Un...

    Research Interests: Conflict; Terrorism; Political behavior

  • Muhammet Ali Bas, Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mab43@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Rochester

    Research Interests: International relations; Formal modeling; Political methodology

  • David Blakeslee, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dsb12@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Columbia University

    Research Interests: Political economy of development

  • Olivier Bochet, Program Head, Economics; Associate Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ob16@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Brown University

    Research Interests: Incentives; Efficiency; Equity

  • Bernardo Bortolotti , Visiting Professor Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: bernardo.bortolotti@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Bologna University, PhD UCL Louvain

    Research Interests: Corporate finance; Corporate governance; Sovereign wealth funds; Long-term finance

  • François Bourguignon, Global Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: fb54@nyu.edu
    Education: Statistician, Ecole nationale de la statistique et de l'administration économique, 1965-1968. DEA, M...

    Research Interests: Development economics

  • Hannah Brückner, Associate Dean for Curricular Matters; Program Head, Social Research and Public Policy; Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hb63@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Research Interests: Inequality; Health; Gender; Sexuality

  • Rosemary Byrne, Professor of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Rosemary.Byrne@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Barnard College, Columbia University; JD Harvard Law School

    Research Interests: Public international law; International and EU human rights law; International refugee and EU asylum...

  • Kanchan Chandra, Professor of Politics Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: kc76@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Harvard

    Research Interests: Ethnicity; Democracy; Violence; Patronage; Party politics

  • Jonathan Chapman, Assistant Professor of Economic History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jchapman@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD California Institute of Technology; PG Diploma City University, London; MA University of Cambrid...

    Research Interests: Economic history; Political economy; Behavioral economics

  • Alessandro Citanna, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ac6609@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Bocconi University; MA Bocconi University; PhD University of Pennsylvania

    Research Interests: Economic theory; Quantitative methods; Financial economics; Macroeconomics

  • Hervé Crès, Dean of Social Sciences, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hc59@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: general equilibrium theory, social choice theory, formal political theory

  • Georgi Derluguian, Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gd44@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Moscow State University; PhD State University of New York (Binghamton)

    Research Interests: Revolutions; Social change; Ethnography

  • Paula England, Silver Professor of Sociology Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: pe22@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Gender inequality; Families; Sexualities

  • Giovanni Federico, Professor of Economic History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: giovanni.federico@nyu.edu
    Education: Laurea University of Pisa; PhD Scuola Normale Superiore (Pisa)

    Research Interests: Trade and globalization; Agriculture; Long-term population growth

  • Torsten Figueiredo Walter, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: t.f.walter@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Bonn University; MRes London School of Economics; PhD London School of Economics

    Research Interests: Development Economics

  • Thomas Fletcher, Visiting Assistant Professor of Practice Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: tf51@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Modern History, Hertford College, Oxford University

    Research Interests: Diplomacy; International relations

  • Nancy W. Gleason, Director, Hilary Ballon Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Associate Professor of Practice Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: NancyGleason@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, George Washington University; MSc London School of Economics; MA The Fletcher School, Tufts Univ...

    Research Interests: Industry 4.0; The Future of Work; Higher Education Learning; Pedagogy for the Fourth Industrial Revo...

  • Peter Goodrich, Visiting Professor of Law Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: pg62@nyu.edu
    Education: LLB, University of Sheffield; PhD University of Edinburgh

    Research Interests: Legal history and theory; Law and literature

  • Leigh Llewellyn Graham, Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: lg1239@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Georgetown University; EdM Columbia University, Teachers College; PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: International and Comparative Education; Sports & Society, Women's Global Health; Cyborg Studies; Ar...

  • Christian Haefke, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ch109@nyu.edu
    Education: Mag.rer.soc.oec, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration; Diploma, Institute for ...

    Research Interests: Labor markets; Applied econometrics

  • Johanna Haefke-Schoenthaler, Adjunct Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jhs15@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration

    Research Interests: Teaching methods and quality assessment in the fields of accounting, controlling, business, higher e...

  • John Ham, Professor of Economics, NYU Abu Dhabi; Global Network Professor of Economics, NYU Wagner School of Public Service Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jch18@nyu.edu
    Education: BA from the University of Toronto; PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: Applied microeconomics; Labor; Health; Experimental economics

  • Eric Hamilton, Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: eric.hamilton@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Georgetown University; PhD University of Southern California

    Research Interests: International Relations Theory; Security Studies; US Foreign and National Security Policy; Middle Ea...

  • Morgan Hardy, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: morgan.hardy@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Columbia University; PhD Brown University

    Research Interests: Development economics; Firms; Labor markets; Social networks

  • Jonathan Andrew Harris, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jah26@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD in Government, Harvard University

    Research Interests: Institutions and political behavior in Africa

  • Barry Hashimoto, Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: barry.hashimoto@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Dartmouth College; MA Emory University; PhD Emory University

    Research Interests: International law and courts; Human rights; Political economy

  • Pablo Hernandez-Lagos, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: phl2@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Universidad de Chile; MS Universidad de Chile; MS, PhD University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: Leadership; Social welfare

  • Jean M Imbs, Global Network Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jmi5@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD New York University

    Research Interests: International Economics; Macroeconomics; Development

  • Onoso Imoagene, Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: oii1@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Sociology University of Ibadan, Nigeria; MPhil Modern Society and Global Transformations Univers...

    Research Interests: International Migration; Race and Ethnicity

  • Jeffrey Jensen, Lecturer of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jeffrey.jensen@nyu.edu
    Education: BS University of Florida; MA, PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Comparative political economy

  • Raša Karapandža, Visiting Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: karapandza@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc in Astophysics; PhD Economics, Graduate School of Economics, Barcelona

    Research Interests: Investments; Empirical asset pricing; Portfolio management

  • Daniel Karell, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: daniel.karell@nyu.edu
    Education: AB Harvard University; PhD University of Washington

    Research Interests: Radicalism; Insurgent movements; Labor migration

  • Aaron Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aaronkaufman@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of California, Berkeley; AM Harvard University; PhD Harvard University

    Research Interests: Computational Social Science; Data Science; American Politics

  • Saba Karim Khan, Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email:
    Education: MPhil, University of Oxford

    Research Interests: Social movements; Politics and Islam in the global south; Transnational feminism; Immigration and id...

  • Soo Jin Kim, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: suzie.kim@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Rice University; MPhil University of Cambridge; PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: Political theory; Political Philosophy; Ethics & Public Policy

  • Edgar Kiser, Visiting Professor of Sociology Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: ek127@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill; PhD University of Arizona

    Research Interests: Social Theory; Comparative Historical Sociology; Political Sociology

  • Sabino Kornrich, Associate Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sk8433@nyu.edu
    Education: BA UNC-Chapel Hill; MA University of Washington; PhD University of Washington

    Research Interests: Family; Inequality; Gender

  • Aikaterini Kyriazidou, Visiting Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: ak7482@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Athens; MA Northwestern University; PhD Northwestern University

    Research Interests: Econometrics; Applied economics; Big data

  • Marouane Laouina, Associate Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: m.laouina@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Columbia University

    Research Interests: Transitional Justice; Political Violence; Memory of Loss; Political Transition; Morocco

  • Kangsan Lee, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kl76@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Northwestern University

    Research Interests: Economic sociology; Organizations; Sociology of culture; Entrepreneurship; Social networks; Creative...

  • Kinga Makovi, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: km2537@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Popular mobilization for the abolition of the British slave trade

  • Samreen Malik, Associate Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: samreen.malik@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Cornell University; PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: International finance; Open economy macroeconomics

  • Maximilian Mihm, Associate Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mm5826@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Economics of information and uncertainty

  • Rebecca Morton, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Development; Global Network Professor of Politics and Economics; Director, Social Science Experimental Laboratory (SSEL) Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rebecca.morton@nyu.edu
    Education: BS, MPA Louisiana State University; PhD Tulane University

    Research Interests: Voting processes; Experimental methods

  • Jyothi Nair, Associate Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jyothi.nair@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Asian University for Women

    Research Interests: Development Economics, Theoretical and Applied Statistics

  • Saba Najeeb, Assistant Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: saba.najeeb@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc, New York University

    Research Interests: Development Economics

  • Nikos Nikiforakis, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nikos.nikiforakis@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Behavioral and public economics

  • Jordan Norris, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jjnorris@nyu.edu
    Education: BA/MSci University of Cambridge; MA/PhD Northwestern University

    Research Interests: Spatial, Macro and Trade Economics

  • Abdul Noury, Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: abdul.noury@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, MA, and PhD summa cum laude Université Libre de Bruxelles

    Research Interests: European Union ideology; Nationality; Party systems

  • Yaw Nyarko, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: yn1@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Ghana; MA and PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: Human capital; Economic growth

  • John O’Brien, Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jho3@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Brown University; PhD UCLA

    Research Interests: Culture; Religion; Social identity

  • Kevin O'Rourke, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kevin.orourke@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Trinity College Dublin; PhD Harvard University

    Research Interests: Economic history; International trade; History of globalization

  • Ömer Faruk Örsün, Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: omerorsun@nyu.edu
    Education: MA University of Essex; PhD Koç University; Postdoc Harvard University

    Research Interests: International Security; Machine Learning

  • Zeynep Ozgen, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: zo2@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Bogazici University; PhD University of California, Los Angeles

    Research Interests: Political sociology; Social movements; Culture

  • Christopher Paik, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cp92@nyu.edu
    Education: BCom University of British Columbia; MA University of Toronto; PhD Stanford University

    Research Interests: International politics; Political geography; Comparative political economy; Economic history

  • Giuliana Pardelli, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: giuliana.pardelli@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Universidade de São Paulo; MA Paris School of Economics; MA Hertie School of Governance; PhD Prin...

    Research Interests: Political economy; Latin American politics; Ethnic politics and redistribution

  • Leonid Peisakhin, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: leonid.peisakhin@nyu.edu
    Education: A.B. Harvard University; M.Phil. University of Oxford; Ph.D. Yale University

    Research Interests: Comparative politics; Political economy; Political identities; Historical legacies; Post-conflict re...

  • Heitor Pellegrina, Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hp41@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Brown University

    Research Interests: Agricultural trade; Food security; Economic geography

  • Melina Platas, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mrp335@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Political Science, Stanford University; BA in Human Biology, Stanford University

    Research Interests: comparative political and human development in sub-Saharan Africa

  • Cristian Pop-Eleches, Visiting Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: cpe3@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Harvard University, MA Harvard University, PhD Harvard University

  • Adam Ramey, Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: adam.ramey@nyu.edu
    Education: BA George Washington University; MA, PhD University of Rochester

    Research Interests: American politics; Legislative institutions; Political methodology

  • Malte Reichelt, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mr4827@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; MA University of Mannheim; BA University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

    Research Interests: Labor markets; Occupations; Migration; Gender; Inequality

  • Michael Reiter, Visiting Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: mr4559@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Munich

    Research Interests: Computational macroeconomics

  • Ernesto Reuben, Associate Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ereuben@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Maryland; MPhil Tinbergen Institute; PhD University of Amsterdam

    Research Interests: Social norms and behavior; Interest politics; Stereotypes in hiring

  • Alicja K. Reuben, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: alicja.reuben@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Georgetown University; MPhil Columbia University; PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Experimental economics; Gender; Whistleblowing

  • Blaine Robbins, Assistant Professor of Sociology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: bgr3@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Pacific Lutheran University; PhD University of Washington

    Research Interests: Group processes; Political sociology; Social networks; Social psychology; Experiments

  • Robert Kubinec, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rmk7@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Wheaton College; MA George Washington University; PhD University of Virginia

    Research Interests: Middle East Political Economy; Online Sampling Techniques; Computational Bayesian Statistics

  • Jonathan Rogers, Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jdr7@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Dickinson College; MA University of Notre Dame; MS, PhD Florida State University

  • Rahul Sagar, Global Network Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rahul.sagar@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Political theory; Political ethics; Public policy

  • Gilles Saint-Paul, Global Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: gsp2@nyu.edu
    Education: Dipl.-Ing., Ecole Polytechnique; Dipl.-Ing. École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées; PhD Massachusett...

    Research Interests: economic growth, income distribution, political economy, labor markets, unemployment, fiscal policy

  • Lucas Siga, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: lucas.siga@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Information economics; Political economy; Game theory

  • Mattias Smangs, Visiting Senior Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ms12856@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Stockholm University; MA Columbia University; PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Race and Ethnicity; Crime and Violence; Historical Sociology; Cultural Sociology; Social Movements; ...

  • Alissa Strunk, Associate Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ams55@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Candidate Indiana University; MA Indiana University; BA University of Oregon

    Research Interests: Social Movements; Contentious Politics; Youth Movements; MENA Politics

  • Regien Sumo, Adjunct Lecturer of Social Sciences Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rs6321@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands

    Research Interests: Innovation in inter-organizational relationships

  • Jeffrey F. Timmons, Program Head, Political Science; Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jft3@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc in Economic History, London School of Economics, PhD in Political Science, University of Califor...

    Research Interests: Public finance; Corporate lobbying; Economic development; Labor markets; Inequality

  • Rana Tomaira, Lecturer Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: rvt2@nyu.edu
    Education: University of California at Berkeley (Ph.D). University of California at Berkeley (Master). Universi...

    Research Interests: Development and public policy; Comparative development practices; Development

  • Etienne Wasmer, Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ew1555@nyu.edu
    Education: Ecole Polytechnique (BSc), Département et Laboratoire d'Economie Théorique et Appliquée (DELTA) (MA)...

    Research Interests: Labor Economics; Macroeconomics; Search Theory; Urban Economics

  • John Wooders, Global Network Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jw4725@nyu.edu
    Education: BS University of Toronto; PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: Game theory; Economic behavior

  • Mikhail Xifaras, Visiting Professor of Law Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: mdx1@nyu.edu
    Education: Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris) ; MA Paris Sorbonne ; PhD Université Franche-Comté (France)

    Research Interests: Legal theory; Political philosophy; History of legal thought; Theory of property

  • Melanie Meng Xue, Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: melanie.xue@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Fudan University; MA Claremont McKenna College; PhD George Mason University

    Research Interests: Economic History; Political Economy

  • Peter Cornelis van der Windt, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: petervanderwindt@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Columbia University; MPhil(cum laude) Tilburg University

    Research Interests: Political economy of development in conflict-prone areas of Africa