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  • Tarek Abdoun, Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering; Program Head of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: tarek.abdoun@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York

  • Houssam Abdul Rahman, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: houssam.abdulrahman@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc and MSc Jordan University of Science and Technology; PhD University of Alabama at Birmingham;

    Research Interests: Mathematical Physics: Disordered Quantum Many Body Systems, Many-Body Localization, Quantum Informat...

  • Azza Abouzied, Associate Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Tandon School of Engineering; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Azza@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc, MSc Dalhousie University; MPhil, PhD, Yale University

    Research Interests: Designing Intuitive Data Querying Tools

  • Wifag Adnan, Assistant Professor Economics 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; Employment; Wage differentials; Female labor force; Education

  • Ahmed Afzal, Lecturer of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aja11@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Southern Illinois University, Postdoc The Ohio State University

    Research Interests: Host-Pathogen Interactions, Prion Biology, Protein Structure-Function Relationships

  • Hoda Al Khzaimi, Research Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering; Director, Center of Cyber Security Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ha59@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Danmarks Tekniske Universitet (DTU)

    Research Interests: Cryptology

  • Shaikha Rashid Al Mazrou, Visiting Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: shaikha.almazrou@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Chelsea University of the Arts London

    Research Interests: Sculpture, Installation, Mixed Media, Materiality

  • 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, Gulf, Migration, Organizations, Geopolitics of Knowledge Production, Global S...

  • Tarek Al-Ghoussein, MFA Program Director, Professor of Visual Arts Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ta52@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Photography, landscape, self-representation, and performance

  • Muhamed Osman Al-Khalil, Associate Professor of Practice of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: moa2@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Damascus (1993); MA Indana University of Pennsylvania (1998); PhD University of Ar...

    Research Interests: Arabic language computing, Arabic corpora, biography, language policy, and the interplay of the lite...

  • Rana Khalid AlMutawa, Assistant Professor Emerging Scholar of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rana.almutawa@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Oxford; MIA Columbia University

    Research Interests: UAE; GCC; Belonging; Urbanity; Community; Social Distinction

  • Waleed AlRawashdeh, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: war5@nyu.edu
    Education: BS and MS University of Jordan; PhD Central Michigan University

    Research Interests: Operator Theory; Complex Analysis; C*-Algebra

  • Bedoor AlShebli, Assistant Professor of Computational Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: bedoor@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc in Computer Science from Kuwait University, Msc in Computer Science from University of Illinois ...

    Research Interests: Computational social science; Data science; Big data; Science of science

  • Khulood Alawadi, Lecturer of Engineering Design Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: khulood.alawadi@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc Imperial College London, MA Royal College of Art

    Research Interests: Human-centered design; ethnographic design research; women in design; forecasting for design futures...

  • Tuka Waddah Alhanai, Assistant Professor Emerging Scholar of Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: tuka.alhanai@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Computer-Human Intelligence

  • 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

  • Michael P. Allison, Visiting Assistant Arts Professor of Interactive Media Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: mpa292@nyu.edu
    Education: BS University of Southern California; MPS New York University

    Research Interests: Virtual Reality; Immersive Narrative; Volumetric Filmmaking

  • Diogo Almeida, Associate Professor of Psychology; Global Network Associate Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: diogo@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc (DEA) Cognitive Science (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Ecole Normale Superieure)...

    Research Interests: Neurolinguistics, Language Processing

  • Shady Amin, Associate Professor of Biology; Global Network Associate Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sa132@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Biochemistry, University of California Santa Barbara; MA Chemistry, San Diego State University; ...

    Research Interests: Marine Microbial Ecology; Environmental Microbiology

  • Awam Amkpa, Dean of Arts and Humanities, Professor of Drama, Social and Cultural Analysis Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: aa67@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Obafemi Awolowo University (Ile-Ife); MA Ahmadu Bello University (Zaria); PhD Bristol University

    Research Interests: modernisms in film and theater, postcolonial film and theater, Black Atlantic films and theater, vis...

  • Samuel Mark Anderson, Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sma326@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Washington; MA New York University; PhD University of California Los Angeles

    Research Interests: visual ethnography; aesthetics; politics; performance; media; postcolonial theory; violence; war; hu...

  • 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

  • Michael Ang, Assistant Professor of Practice of Interactive Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: michael.ang@nyu.edu
    Education: MPS New York University ITP; BASc Computer Engineering University of Waterloo

    Research Interests: Interactive Art; Physical Computing; Installations; Public Performance

  • Aikaterini Arfara, Assistant Professor of Theater, Performance Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aa7716@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Athens University; MA Athens University; PhD Paris I – Panthéon/Sorbonne University

    Research Interests: public works; socially engaged art; installation; post-documentary theaters

  • Francesco Arneodo, Professor of Physics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: francesco.arneodo@nyu.edu
    Education: MA University of Torino, PhD University of Rome.

    Research Interests: Astrophysics, Particle Physics

  • Diogo Arsénio, Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dva207@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (EPFL); PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations, Collisional Kinetic Theory

  • Goksu Aslan, Instructor of Social Science 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 ...

  • Laure Salma Assaf, Assistant Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies and Anthropology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: laure.assaf@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Paris Nanterre University

    Research Interests: Arabian Peninsula; United Arab Emirates, Youth, Migration, Hierarchies, Social change, Anthropology

  • Sun Hee Bae, Lecturer of Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: shb398@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Harvard University

  • Marzia Balzani, Program Head, Anthropology; Research Professor of Anthropology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mb4412@nyu.edu
    Education: BA King’s College, London University; MSt (Master of Studies), DPhil University of Oxford

    Research Interests: ritual and kingship in northern India, diasporic Islam in the UK and Pakistan

  • Mounther Barakat, Professor of Practice of Finance 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

    Research Interests: Game Theory, Experimental Economics

  • 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

  • Wendy Bednarz, Associate Arts Professor of Arts and New Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: wb41@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Stephens College MFA Film, New York University;

    Research Interests: filmmaking, photography, documentary

  • Elena Beretta, Clinical Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: eb147@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Milan; MS University of Milan

    Research Interests: partial differential equations, inverse problems, medical imaging, geophysics, seismology, epidemiol...

  • Muhammad Umair Bilal, Lecturer of Filmmaking Practice Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: umair.bilal@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Documentary Film Direction, University of Theater and Film Arts Budapest

    Research Interests: Documentary Film, Visual Anthropology, Cinematography

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

    Research Interests: Political economy of development

  • Joerg Blumtritt, Visiting Assistant Professor of Practice of Interactive Media, Creative Technologist Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: joerg.blumtritt@nyu.edu
    Education: Diplom Statistiker (Unversität München)

    Research Interests: Future of Media, Slow Media, Future Political Representation

  • Olivier Bochet, Associate Dean, Curricular Matters; Program Head, Economics; Associate Professor of Economics; co-Principal Investigator, Center for Behavioral Institutional Design (C-BID) Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ob16@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Brown University

    Research Interests: Incentives; Efficiency; Equity

  • Milan Bogosavljevic, Lecturer of Physics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: milanb@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc University of Belgrade; PhD California Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Automated Optical Imaging Surveys in Astronomy

  • Camilla Boisen, Lecturer of Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cb3861@nyu.edu
    Education: BA History, University of Copenhagen; MA History, University of Copenhagen; MsEcon Political Theor...

    Research Interests: Intellectual history of empire and Political Theory

  • Stéphane Boissinot, Professor of Biology; Global Network Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sb5272@nyu.edu
    Education: BS and PhD Université Montpellier II

    Research Interests: Evolutionary Biology

  • Bernardo Bortolotti , Visiting Professor of Economics 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

  • Sofiane Bouarroudj, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sofiane.bouarroudj@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Université de Constantine; MS Université de Paris VII (Denis Diderot); PhD Université de Provence...

    Research Interests: Representation Theory, Mathematical Physics

  • Martin Bowen-Silva, Assistant Professor of History; Global Network Assistant Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mb5831@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, PhD École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales

    Research Interests: communication and politics in the Atlantic World, construction of a transatlantic, revolutionary, an...

  • Gwyneth Bravo, Assistant Professor of Music; Global Network Assistant Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gwyneth.bravo@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, PhD University of California, Los Angeles (Musicology); Fulbright Scholar Musicological Institut...

    Research Interests: Musicology; music and politics; nationalism; exile; German aesthetic theory; 20th-century German and...

  • Hannah Brückner, Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hb63@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Research Interests: Inequality; Health; Gender; Sexuality

  • Cristina Buarque de Hollanda, Adjunct Associate Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cb165@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Universitarian Research Institute of Rio de Janeiro, Candido Mendes University, Brazil

    Research Interests: Human Rights; Transitional Justice; Political Theory; Brazilian Political Thought

  • John Burt, Associate Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: john.burt@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, MS, University of Windsor, Canada; BS,Cape Breton University, Canada; PGCE, University of Sunde...

    Research Interests: Marine Biology

  • 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...

  • Jocelyn Bélanger, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jb5786@nyu.edu
    Education: MA and PhD Social Psychology, University Maryland (College Park)

    Research Interests: Social Cognition, Goal-pursuit, Belief Formation, Self-regulation

  • Federico Camia, Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: fc276@nyu.edu
    Education: BA with honors, Universitá di Bologna, Italy; MS and PhD, New York University;

    Research Interests: Statistical Physics, Probability Theory

  • Aysan Celik, Program Head, Theater; Associate Arts Professor of Theater Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: akc256@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, University of California, Los Angeles; Professional Certificate, American Repertory Theater Inst...

    Research Interests: Shakespeare, devised work, documentary theater, comedy, classical texts, dance-theater, cross-gender...

  • Kemal Celik, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kemal.celik@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: Construction materials, energy efficiency, sustainable and functional structural materials

  • Marwa Chafii, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: marwa.chafii@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD CentraleSupélec

    Research Interests: Wireless Communications; Waveform Design; Localization

  • Kanchan Chandra, Professor of Political Science 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

  • Moumena Chaqfeh, Lecturer of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: moumena@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

    Research Interests: World Wide Web; Vehicular Networks; Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICTD...

  • Dipesh Chaudhury, Assistant Professor of Biology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dc151@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc University of London, School of Pharmacy; PhD Open University

    Research Interests: Neural Circuits, Mood Disorders, Memory Loss

  • Qingtao Chen, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: qc217@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Fudan University; PhD UC-Berkeley

    Research Interests: Mathematical Physics, Quantum Topology and Global Differential Geometry

  • Olivia Cheung, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: olivia.cheung@nyu.edu
    Education: BSSc Chinese University of Hong Kong; PhD Vanderbilt University

    Research Interests: How the Human Brain Perceives the Visual World

  • Warren Churchill, Lecturer of Music; Coordinator of Musical Performance Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: warren.churchill@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Crane School of Music, SUNY; MA, EdM, EdD Teachers College, Columbia University

    Research Interests: childhood development, disability studies, music therapy, exceptionalities, inclusion, music philoso...

  • 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

  • Kevin Coffey, Assistant Professor of Philosophy; Global Network Assistant Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kevin.coffey@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, University of Virginia; PhD, University of Michigan

    Research Interests: philosophy of physics, philosophy of science, philosophy of language

  • Scandar Copti, Associate Arts Professor of Film Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sac18@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: filmmaking, documentary, short films

  • John Coughlin, Program Head, Legal Studies; Global Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies and Law Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: jjc17@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Niagara University; MA Columbia University; ThM Princeton Seminary; JD Harvard University Law Sch...

    Research Interests: comparative religion, theology, canon law, sharia law, Talmudic law, Hindu law, comparative law, jur...

  • Paul Craig, Visiting Professor of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ppc7142@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, BCL Worcester College, Oxford

    Research Interests: Constitutional law, Administrative law, EU law

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

    Research Interests: General equilibrium theory, Social choice theory, Formal political theory

  • Mohammed Daqaq, Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mfd6@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Virginia Tech

    Research Interests: application of nonlinear phenomena to improve the performance of micro-power generation systems, mic...

  • Nadine Debbas Achkar, Visiting Professor of Practice of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nd1617@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Georgetown University; JD Columbia University School of Law

    Research Interests: International Arbitration; Gender and Law

  • Alex Delis, Visiting Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: alex.delis@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Maryland, College Park

    Research Interests: Distributed/Virtualized Data Systems, Management of Big Data and Software Systems

  • Yuefan Deng, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yuefan.deng@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Nankai University; MA, M.Phil. Ph.D. Columbia University

    Research Interests: Computational Applied Mathematics, Parallel Computing, Monte Carlo Methods, Molecular Dynamics

  • 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

  • Claude Desplan, Silver Professor; Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: cd38@nyu.edu
    Education: BA École Normale Supérieure, St Cloud (France); PhD Université Paris VII;

    Research Interests: Developmental Neurobiology

  • Heather Dewey-Hagborg, Visiting Assistant Professor Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: hdh216@nyu.edu
    Education: PHD Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    Research Interests: visual art, biotechnology, biopolitics, AI

  • Niti Dhutia, Visiting Assistant Professor of Bioengineering Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: niti.dhutia@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Imperial College London, United Kingdom

    Research Interests: Medical Imaging and Technology; Computer Vision; Artificial Intelligence; Cardiovascular System;

  • Ali Diabat, Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Diabat@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Purdue University

    Research Interests: optimization and operations, logistics, supply chain management, healthcare management, production p...

  • Djellel Difallah, Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Assistant Professor of Computer Science Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: djellel@nyu.edu
    Education: Dip. Eng. USTHB, Algeria; MS University of Louisiana Lafayette, USA; PhD University of Fribourg, CH

    Research Interests: Crowdsourcing, Machine Learning, Knowledge Management & Discovery

  • Ian Dobbs-Dixon, Associate Professor of Physics; Global Network Associate Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: idd1@nyu.edu
    Education: BS and PhD University of California, Santa Cruz

    Research Interests: Planetary Interiors, Atmospheric Dynamics

  • Timothy M. Dore, Associate Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: timothy.dore@nyu.edu
    Education: BSCHEM, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill 1990; PhD Stanford University, Chemistry, 1998

    Research Interests: Organic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Medicinal Chemistry, Bioorganic Chemistry, Photochemistry

  • Tishani Doshi, Visiting Associate Professor of Practice, Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: tvd2@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Queens University; MA Johns Hopkins University

    Research Interests: contemporary poetry & dance

  • Kirsten Sadler Edepli, Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement and Engagement; Professor of Biology; Global Network Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kirsten.edepli@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Mount Holyoke College (Biology and Anthropology); M Med Sci Harvard Medical School; PhD Harvard U...

    Research Interests: Liver Regeneration, Epigenetics, ER Stress, Cancer, Fatty Liver, Zebrafish, Mice

  • Mohamad Eid, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mae8@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Ottawa

    Research Interests: haptics, multi-modal human computer interaction, gaming, biofeedback technologies

  • Andrew J. Eisenberg, Assistant Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aje2000@nyu.edu
    Education: BMus New York University; MA, PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: African Studies, Anthropology, Arab Music Studies, Music

  • Soha El Achi, Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sea301@nyu.edu
    Education: BA American University of Beirut; MA American University of Beirut; PhD Georgetown University

    Research Interests: French colonial empire, slavery, human trafficking, migrant crisis

  • Omima El Araby, Program Head, Arabic Language; Senior Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: oe7@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Arabic Language and Literature, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt; MA Teaching Foreign Languages...

    Research Interests: Arabic language and literature

  • Paula England, Dean of Social Science; Silver Professor, NYU NY; Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pe22@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Gender inequality; Families; Sexualities

  • Aude Epstein, Visiting Assistant Professor of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ae88@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Sorbonne University ; MA Sciences Po Paris; PhD University of Nice Côte d'Azur

    Research Interests: Environmental law and Justice ; Business Law; Animal Welfare; Constitutional Litigation

  • Reindert Falkenburg, Special Academic Advisor; Visiting Professor of Early Modern Art and Culture Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rlf9@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: visual arts, tensions and crises in late medieval and Renaissance art

  • Laila Familiar, Senior Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: lailafamiliar@nyu.edu
    Education: MA The American University in Cairo; PhD Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

    Research Interests: Language Teachers Education, Instructional Coaching, Curricular Design, Corpus Linguistics, Arabic L...

  • Yi Fang, Associate Professor of Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yf23@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Purdue University

    Research Interests: 3D Computer Vision, Multimedia Processing, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning

  • Shaalan Farouk, Senior Lecturer of Psychology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sf144@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Birkbeck College, University of London

  • Jonny Farrow, Assistant Arts Professor in Visual Arts and Interactive Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jf613@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Troy University; MA The City College of New York (CUNY); MFA The School of the Art Institute of C...

    Research Interests: sculpture, hardware hacking, printmaking, sound art

  • Karam Fayad, Associate Lecturer of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: karam.fayad@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Lebanese University; MS Sorbonne Université; PhD Sorbonne Université;

    Research Interests: Representation Theory, Number Theory

  • 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

  • Daniel Robert Fogal, Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: daniel.fogal@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Ethics, Epistemology, Philosophy of Language

  • Daryl Fougnie, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Science; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: darylfougnie@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Albion College; PhD Vanderbilt University

    Research Interests: Perception, Memory

  • Jemima A. Frimpong, Program Head, Business, Organizations and Society; Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jafrimpong@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Rutgers University; MPH University of Arizona; MSc University of Pennsylvania; PhD University of ...

    Research Interests: Adoption of Innovation; Decision Making; Health Care Organizations; Organizational Behavior

  • Nelida Fuccaro, Associate Dean, Academic Planning and Graduate Studies; Professor of Middle Eastern History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nf58@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, University of Durham(UK), Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

    Research Interests: history of the modern Middle East

  • Toral Gajarawala, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: tg38@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: theories of the novel and narrative, postcolonial studies, subaltern studies, the relationship betwe...

  • Sehamuddin Galadari, Senior Vice Provost of Research; Managing Director, Research Institute; Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: shg3@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc. (Hons.) in Biochemistry, University of Southampton, UK; PhD. in Biochemistry, Imperial College,...

    Research Interests: Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology

  • Alexis Gambis, Assistant Professor of Biology, Film & New Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: arg391@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Bard College; PhD The Rockefeller University; MFA NYU Tisch School of the Arts

    Research Interests: Visualization, Experimental, Evolutionary Developmental, Film

  • Alberto Gandolfi, Professor of Practice in Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ag189@nyu.edu
    Education: Laurea in Mathematics, Università di Modena; PhD in Mathematics, Delft University of Technology

    Research Interests: Statistical Mechanics, Models for Epidemics, Bioinformatics, Statistics of Unobserved Species

  • Borja García de Soto, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: garcia.de.soto@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich

    Research Interests: construction automation, cybersecurity in the AEC industry, artificial intelligence, lean constructi...

  • Terri Lynn Geis, Visiting Associate Arts Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: terri.geis@nyu.edu
    Education: BA St Andrews; MA Trinity College Dublin; PhD University of Essex

    Research Interests: Surrealism; Art of the Americas; Women Modernists

  • Joseph Gelfand, Associate Professor of Physics; Global Network Associate Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jg168@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD and AM Astronomy, Harvard University

    Research Interests: Supernovae, Stars, Pulsar Wind Nebulae

  • Pradeep George, Senior Lecturer of Mechanical Engineering; Coordinator of Engineering Capstone Design Projects Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pradeep.george@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Rutgers University

    Research Interests: computational modeling and optimization

  • Tej-eddine Ghoul, Assistant Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: teg6@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, University of Paris 6 and (Ecole National des Ponts et Chaussees ) PhD University of Paris 13

    Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations

  • Nancy W. Gleason, Associate Professor of Practice of Political Science; Director, Hilary Ballon Center for Teaching and Learning 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...

  • Sanjiv Balkrishna Gokhale, Global Professor of Practice of Civil Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sbg8@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Repair, Rehabilitation, and Renewal of Underground Infrastructure; Infrastructure Management; Cost a...

  • 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

  • Sanjeev Goyal, Visiting Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sg6280@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Delhi; MBA IIM Ahmedabad; MA, PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: Economic theory. Networks. Conflict. Identity.

  • Carlos Guedes, Associate Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cag204@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Polytechnic of Porto, School of Music and Performing Arts; MA, PhD New York University

    Research Interests: analysis and preservation of music, automatic music generation, interactive music systems

  • Kristin Gunsalus, Professor of Biology, NYU NY; Co-Director, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology; Director of Bioinformatics, NYUAD Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: kcg1@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Chemistry, Biology, Cornell University; PhD Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Cornell Univers...

    Research Interests: Functional Genomics

  • Rafael Maria Gutierrez, Visiting Research Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rmg2165@nyu.edu
    Education: Physicists Universidad Nacional de Colombia; M.Sc. Universite de Montreal; Ph.D. NYU

    Research Interests: Complex Systems, Thermodynamics, Statistical Physics, Entropy, Information, Innovation

  • Andras Gyorgy, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ag6378@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: networked dynamical systems

  • Sohmyung Ha, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sohmyung@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California San Diego

    Research Interests: Biomedical circuits and sensors for implantable and wearable applications

  • Nizar Habash, Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Professor of Computer Science, Faculty of Arts and Science - Courant Institute; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nizar.habash@nyu.edu
    Education: BS (Computer Engineering); BA (Linguistics and Languages) Old Dominion University; MS and PhD (Compu...

    Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics, Arabic Language Pro...

  • Christian Haefke, Program Head, Economics, Graduate Studies; 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 of Accounting Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: johanna.haefke@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Vienna University of Economics and Business

    Research Interests: Quality management in higher education, Small and medium-sized businesses

  • John Ham, Professor of Economics 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, Vice Provost, Research Policies & Governance; Lecturer of Political Science 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...

  • Nathalie Handal, Visiting Associate Professor of Practice in Literature & Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nh53@nyu.edu
    Education: MPHIL University of London; MFA Bennington College

    Research Interests: global literature, poetry; flash reportage; literary travel writing; diasporic literatures, Mediterr...

  • Oren Hanner, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: oren.hanner@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; MA, Tel-Aviv University; PhD, University of Hamburg

    Research Interests: Buddhist Philosophy (Indian and Tibetan); History of Indian Philosophy; Ethics; Action Theory

  • 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

  • Raed Hashaikeh, Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rh143@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD McGill University

    Research Interests: Advanced Materials, Nanofibers, Membranes, Desalination

  • Alan Healy, Assistant Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: alan.healy@nyu.edu
    Education: BA (mod) Trinity College Dublin, MSc University of Edinburgh, PhD University of St Andrews

    Research Interests: Chemical Biology, Natural Product Synthesis, Automated Synthesis, Drug Discovery

  • Stephane Helleringer, Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sh199@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Pennsylvania

    Research Interests: Demography; Epidemics; Mortality, and Causes of Deaths

  • PJ Henry, Associate Professor of Psychology; Global Network Associate Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pj.henry@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Wisconsin; PhD UCLA

    Research Interests: Social Psychology, Prejudice, Discrimination, Intergroup Relations

  • Nidal Hilal, Professor of Engineering; Director of NYUAD Water Research Center Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nidal.hilal@nyu.edu
    Education: DSc University of Wales; PhD Swansea University

    Research Interests: Desalination; water treatment; membrane technology

  • Taoufik Hmidi, Visiting Associate Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: th2644@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Université El Manar Tunis, MSc Université Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie), PhD Ecole Polytechniq...

    Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations, Fluid Dynamics

  • David Holland, Professor of Mathematics, Center for Atmosphere Ocean Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU; Affiliated Faculty and Principal Investigator for the Center for Sea Level Change, NYU Abu Dhabi Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: dmh4@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, McGill University; BA , MSc, BSc , Memorial University

    Research Interests: Climate Science, Sea Level

  • Paulo Lemos Horta, Associate Professor Of Literature; Global Network Associate Professor of Literature Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: paulo.horta@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, University of Toronto; MA, Queen’s University; MA, BA, University of British Columbia, Canada.

    Research Interests: world literature

  • Dale Hudson, Associate Teaching Professor of Film and New Media and Curator of Film and New Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dmh2018@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, Bucknell University; MA, New York University; PhD, University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Research Interests: postcolonial and transnational film and digital media; art, environmentalism, and globalization; fil...

  • Youssef Idaghdour, Assistant Professor of Biology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: youssef.idaghdour@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc in Biology from Ibn Zohr in Agadir; MSc, University of Leicester; PhD, North Carolina State Un...

    Research Interests: Population and Medical Genomics, Gene-environment Interactions

  • Jean M Imbs, 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

  • Nasser Isleem, Senior Lecturer of Arabic Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nasser.isleem@nyu.edu
    Education: teaching Arabic language, use of songs, proverbs, and other cultural expressions

  • Saif Jabari, Associate Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sej7@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Research Interests: data analysis, theoretical traffic flow modeling

  • Ramesh Jagannathan, Research Professor of Engineering; Managing Director of StartAD Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rj31@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Clarkson University

    Research Interests: entrepreneurial technology

  • Rachel Jamison, Instructor of Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rj46@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Minnesota; JD University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: Argumentation, International Law, Women & the Law, Gender & Law, Humanitarian Law

  • 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

  • Aashish Jha, Assistant Professor of Biology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jhaar@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of California Berkeley, PhD The University of Chicago

    Research Interests: Population Genetics, Microbiome, Metagenomics, ELSI, Heritage, Genomics

  • Xiao Xiao Jiao, Program Head, Chinese; Senior Language Lecturer of East Asian Studies Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: xxj1@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: modern Chinese fiction, Chinese language pedagogy, cultural studies, modern and classical Chinese po...

  • Sabyn Javeri Jillani, Assistant Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sabyn.javeri@nyu.edu
    Education: MSt Oxford University, PhD Leicester University

    Research Interests: Postcolonial Feminism, South Asian Literature, Creative Writing

  • Daniel Johnson, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: djj2026@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Nottingham

    Research Interests: Water treatment, wastewater treatment, membrane technology, atomic force microscopy, colloid and int...

  • George Jose, Visiting Associate Professor of Anthropology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gj29@nyu.edu
    Education: Joint PhD, National University of Singapore (NUS) and King’s College London (KCL)

    Research Interests: Urban Peripheries, Creative Cities

  • Margaret Julias, Lecturer of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mj67@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Rutgers University

  • Sophia Kalantzakos, Global Distinguished Professor, Environmental Studies and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: sk1392@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Yale University; MA Columbia University, PhD University of the Peloponnese

    Research Interests: global environmental governance, resource competition, energy, China’s belt and road initiative, EU ...

  • Nikolaos Karathanasopoulos, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: n.karathanasopoulos@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich

    Research Interests: Structural Mechanics; Advanced Materials and Structures; Scientific Computing

  • Matthew Karau, Senior Lecturer of Engineering Design Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mkarau@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: interactive systems

  • Sohail Karmani, Senior Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: msk15@nyu.edu
    Education: EdD University of Exeter; MA University of West London

    Research Interests: second language education, applied linguistics, photography

  • Amos Ezra Katz, Senior Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: amos.katz@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Vassar College; MD University of Connecticut School of Medicine; MFA New York University Tisch Sc...

    Research Interests: Cinematography, education and film, documentary, screenwriting

  • 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

  • Philip Kennedy, Professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, Comparative Literature Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pfk1@nyu.edu

  • Maya Kesrouany, Assistant Professor of Literature and Arab Crossroads Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mk5725@nyu.edu
    Education: BA American University of Beirut; MA American University of Beirut; PhD Emory University

    Research Interests: twentieth- and twenty-first century cultural production from the Middle East; translation theory; ae...

  • Saba Karim Khan, Instructor of Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: skk4@nyu.edu
    Education: MPhil, University of Oxford, PhD University of Sussex (current)

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

  • Fiona Kidd, Co-Program Head, Art and Art History; Assistant Professor of History and Art and Art History; Global Network Assistant Professor in the Study of the Ancient World Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: fjk3@nyu.edu
    Education: BA (Hons) University of Melbourne; PhD University of Sydney

    Research Interests: identity, images and the built environment, craft production, pre-Islamic Central Asian visual art

  • 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 and Public Policy

  • Masha Kirasirova, Assistant Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: masha.kirasirova@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Brown University; M.Phil., PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Political and Cultural History of the Soviet Union, Colonialism/Anti-colonialism, Orientalism, Trans...

  • Serdal Kirmizialtin, Assistant Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: serdal@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Physical Chemistry, University of Texas Austin

    Research Interests: Physical Chemistry, Computational Science, Soft Matter, Enzyme Actions

  • Suphan Kirmizialtin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: suphan@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Texas, Austin

    Research Interests: Modern Middle East, Late Ottoman Empire, Gender Studies, Digital Humanities

  • Lefteris Kirousis, Visiting Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: lk118@nyu.edu
    Education: BA National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, MA and PhD University of California, Los Angeles

    Research Interests: Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Foundations of Mathematics

  • Khulood Kittaneh, Arabic Language Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kk83@nyu.edu

  • Martin Klimke, Vice Provost; Program Head, Literature & Creative Writing; Associate Professor of History; Global Network Associate Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: klimke@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, PhD University of Heidelberg

    Research Interests: intersections of political and cultural, diplomatic, and transnational history, 20th century US-Euro...

  • Korhan Kocak, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kkocak@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Sabanci University; MA Sabanci University; MA Princeton University; PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: Political Economy; Formal Theory; Comparative Politics

  • Sabino Kornrich, Program Head and Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy 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

  • Sarah Fay Krom, Assistant Professor of Practice of Interactive Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sfk3@nyu.edu
    Education: BFA Carnegie Mellon University; MFA University of California, Santa Cruz

    Research Interests: interactive storytelling, computational cinema and character performance, procedural animation, visu...

  • 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

  • Taneli Kukkonen, Professor of Philosophy; Global Network Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ktk4@nyu.edu
    Education: MTh, MA, and DTh, University of Helsinki

    Research Interests: classical Arabic philosophy, Aristotle, Plato

  • Salila Kulshreshtha, Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Art and Art History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: salila.kulshreshtha@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Lady Shri Ram College; MA Jawaharlal Nehru University; MPhil Jawaharlal Nehru University; PhD Jaw...

    Research Interests: Art and archaeology of South Asia, Religion in the Indian Ocean world, Museums and Heritage studies

  • Sunil Kumar, Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Program Head of Mechanical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sunil.kumar@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: transport of light and thermal radiation

  • 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, Instructor of Social Science 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

  • Edward James Larkin, Chemistry Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ejl7@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc University College Dublin, MSc University College Dublin

    Research Interests: Petroleomics, Asphaltenes, Chemistry Education, STEAM/WESTEM Outreach

  • Benjamin Laughlin, Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: benjamin.laughlin@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Washington; PhD University of Rochester

    Research Interests: Comparative politics; Political economy; Conflict; Ethnic and national identity

  • Yves Jean Horace Le Jan, Visiting Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: yl57@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Université de Paris

    Research Interests: Probability Calculus, Mathematical Physics, Chance in Every Aspect

  • 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...

  • Clare Lesser, Program Head; Lecturer of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cvl1@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Music; Performance Studies; Deconstruction; Experimental Music; Vocal Studies

  • Marta Losada, Dean of Science; Professor of Physics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: marta.losada@nyu.edu
    Education: B.Sc. Physics, Universidad Nacional de Colombia; M.Sc., Physics, Universidad Nacional de Colombia; P...

    Research Interests: High Energy Physics, Elementary Particle Phenomenology and Cosmology, Experimental High Energy Physi...

  • David Ludden, Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: del5@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, MA, PhD University of Pennsylvania

    Research Interests: World History, Afro-Eurasian History, Globalization, Capitalism, Inequality

  • Andrea Valerio Macciò, Associate Professor of Physics; Global Network Associate Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: maccio@nyu.edu
    Education: MB in Physics, University of Milano; PhD in Astrophysics, University of Milano-Bicocca

    Research Interests: Dark Energy, Dark Matter, Galaxies, Black Holes

  • Samer Madanat, Dean of Engineering; Program Head of Urbanization; Global Network Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering, NYU Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: smm17@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: transportation infrastructure management

  • Jill Magi, Associate Arts Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jill.magi@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, City College of the City University of New York; MFA, Goddard College

    Research Interests: poetry and poetics, experimental literature, handmade books, alternatives to mainstream publishing, ...

  • Mazin Magzoub, Associate Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mm6432@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD in Biophysics from Stockholm University

    Research Interests: Delivery of Antitumor Agents and Therapeutics for Amyloid Diseases

  • Sheetal Majithia, Assistant Professor of Literature; Global Network Assistant Professor of Literature Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sm188@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: theories of modernity, globalization, comparative post-colonial literature, film, feminist, gender a...

  • Abhishek Majumdar, Visiting Associate Professor of Practice of Theater Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: abhishek.majumdar@nyu.edu
    Education: Bsc Delhi University, MBA National Institute of Technology Tiruchirapalli, two-year Lecoq based Thea...

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

    Research Interests: Social networks; Political sociology; Health; Online experiments; Computational methods

  • 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

  • Michail Maniatakos, Associate Professor of Computer Engineering; Program Head of Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mm6446@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Yale University

    Research Interests: computer architecture, systems security

  • Matteo Marciano, Assistant Professor of Practice of Music Technology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: matteo.marciano@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Business Administration Bachelor from L.U.M.S.A. University in Rome, MMB Master Degree in Music B...

    Research Interests: sound recording, music production, sound mixing, and music cognition

  • Monica Marks, Assistant Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mlm27@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Oxford University

    Research Interests: Contemporary Politics of the Middle East and North Africa; Religion & Politics; Secularism; Islamist...

  • Marwa Banna, Assistant Professor, Emerging Scholar Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: marwa.banna@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Lebanese University; MA Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée; PhD Université Paris-Est Marne-le-V...

  • Nader Masmoudi, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: nm30@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris

    Research Interests: Fluid Mechanics

  • Ayesha Masood, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: am12213@nyu.edu
    Education: MBBS King Edward Medical College; MA University of the Punjab; PhD Arizona State University

    Research Interests: Public Policy; Gender Studies; Women in South Asia; Health Policy; Organization behavior

  • David Melcher, Professor of Psychology; Global Network Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: david.melcher@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Rutgers University

    Research Interests: Cognitive Neuroscience, Perception, Attention, Working Memory, Eye Movements

  • Monica Menendez, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs; Director of the Research Center for Interacting Urban Networks (CITIES); Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: monica.menendez@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: monitoring, modeling, and control of multimodal transportation systems, considering new technologies...

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

    Research Interests: Economics of information and uncertainty

  • Salwa Mikdadi, Professor of Practice of Art History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sm5436@nyu.edu
    Education: BA American University of Beirut; MA J. F. Kennedy University

    Research Interests: history of modern and contemporary art in the Arab world

  • Judith Graves Miller, Professor of French Literature, Thought & Culture Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: Judith.miller@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Vassar College; MA, PhD University of Rochester

    Research Interests: Theatre texts; Theatre production; The Francophone world

  • Arman Mimar, Assistant Professor of Practice of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: am623@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Université Paris 7; PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Arithmetical Dynamics, Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory

  • Mostafa Mobasher, Assistant Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mostafa.mobasher@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: Computational methods; fracture mechanics; finite elements; multiphysics, material modeling

  • Vasilis W. Molos, Assistant Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: vwm202@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Toronto; MA York University; PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Greek history

  • Pedro Monaville, Assistant Professor of History; Global Network Assistant Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pm1070@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Université de Liège; MA European University Institute; PhD University of Michigan

    Research Interests: modern Africa, decolonization, political imagination, youth movements, higher education, state viole...

  • Azzam Mourad, Visiting Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: azzam.mourad@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Concordia University

    Research Interests: Security, Service, Network and Computation Optimization and Management in Emerging Technologies incl...

  • Henriette Mueller, Visiting Assistant Professor of Leadership Studies Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: henriette.mueller@nyu.edu
    Education: Dr., Humboldt University Berlin

    Research Interests: Political Leadership and Executive Politics; Gender and Leadership Studies; Comparative Politics and...

  • Piia Mustamaki, Lecturer of Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pjm9@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Hunter College of CUNY; MA Bristol University; PhD Rutgers University

    Research Interests: travel narratives; gender, cultural and performance studies; Global South urbanism; cities as perfor...

  • Jyothi Nair, Associate Instructor of Social Science 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, Associate Instructor of Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: saba.najeeb@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc, New York University

    Research Interests: Development Economics

  • Jaime Napier, Associate Professor of Psychology; Global Network Associate Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jaime.napier@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc University of Texas at Austin; PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Gender; Inequality; Heteronormativity

  • Susan K Nash, Visiting Assistant Professor of Practice, Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: skn322@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Southern California; MA & JD The George Washington University; LLM Queen Mary Unive...

    Research Interests: International legal ethics, particularly in the arena of arbitration

  • Panče Naumov, Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pance.naumov@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Tokyo Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Materials Science

  • Piero Nicolini, Visiting Associate Professor of Physics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: piero.nicolini@nyu.edu
    Education: Laurea University of Trieste; Diploma University of Trieste; PhD University of Bologna; Habilitation...

    Research Interests: Classical and Quantum Gravity; Black holes; Cosmology; Theoretical Particle Physics; Mathematical Mo...

  • Ken Nielsen, Director of the Writing Center; Associate Director of the Writing Program; Senior Lecturer of Writing and Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kn38@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Copenhagen; MA University of Copenhagen; PhD The Graduate Center, City University o...

    Research Interests: cultural construction and representation of the US and Scandinavia in intercultural performance

  • Nikos Nikiforakis, Professor of Economics; Co-director, Center for Behavioral Institutional Design (C-BID) Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nikos.nikiforakis@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Behavioral and public economics

  • Muhammad Azfar Nisar, Visiting Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: man9855@nyu.edu
    Education: MBBS King Edward Medical College, MPP Berkeley, MA UC Berkeley, PhD Arizona State University

    Research Interests: Policy Design; Policy Implementation; Social Equity; Public Administration

  • 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 Economics; Macroeconomics; International Trade

  • 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

  • Bakiza Noutsi, Lecturer of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: bkn2@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD KAUST

    Research Interests: Cellular Plasticity, Biophysical Properties of Cells, Stem Cell Engineering and Organoid Technologie...

  • Yaw Nyarko, Professor 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: History of the international economy

  • Sana Odeh, Clinical Professor Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: sao1@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: information systems, web development, e-learning systems

  • Ömer Faruk Örsün, Instructor of Social Science 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

  • Mai Oudah, Assistant Lecturer of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mai.oudah@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Al Ain University; MSc The British University in Dubai; PhD Masdar Institute

    Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Bioinformatics , Metagenomic...

  • 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, Associate 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

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

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

  • Sreekumar Pankajakshan, Associate Lecturer of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sp5802@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Stuttgart University

    Research Interests: Chemical Synthesis, Catalysis, Chemistry Education

  • Francesco Paparella, Associate Professor of Mathematics; Global Network Associate Professor of Mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: francesco.paparella@nyu.edu
    Education: Laurea in Fisica - Università di Torino; PhD Geophysics - Università di Genova

    Research Interests: Geophysical Fluids, Earth-systems Processes

  • 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

  • Gregory Pardlo, Visiting Associate Professor of Practice in Literature & Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pardlo@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Rutgers University-Camden; MFA-Poetry NYU; MFA-Nonfiction Columbia University

    Research Interests: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Translation, African American Literature, Literary Criticism

  • Minsu Park, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: minsu.park@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: Culture; Consumption; Social Networks; Computational Social Science; Human-centered Data Science

  • Robert Parthesius, Associate Professor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rp1768@nyu.edu
    Education: MA University of Amsterdam; PhD University of Amsterdam

    Research Interests: Heritage Studies, Maritime Archaeology

  • Cyrus R.K. Patell, Visiting Professor of Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: cp1@nyu.edu
    Education: AB Harvard College; AM Harvard University; PhD Harvard University

    Research Interests: World Literature; Cosmopolitanism; Global Shakespeare; Star Wars; Minority Discourse Theory; Literar...

  • Sarah Paul, Associate Dean for Research and Professional Development; Associate Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: skp5@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Carleton College; PhD Stanford University

    Research Interests: philosophy of action, philosophy of mind

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

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

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

    Research Interests: Agricultural trade; Food security; Economic geography

  • Piergiorgio Percipalle, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs; Program Head of Biology; Associate Professor of Biology; Global Network Associate Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pp69@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc, Molecular Genetics, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy; PhD, Molecular G...

    Research Interests: Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology

  • Spyridon Pergantis, Visiting Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: sp6754@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Chemistry, University of Ioannina, Greece; PhD Chemistry, University of British Columbia, Canada

  • Sandra Peters, Co-Program Head, Art and Art History; Associate Arts Professor of Arts Practice; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sp159@nyu.edu
    Education: BFA ("Vordiplom") Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden; MFA ("Diplom“) Hochschule für Bildende Kün...

    Research Interests: art in architecture, sculpture, installation, moving images, performance

  • Erin Pettigrew, Assistant Professor of History and Arab Crossroads Studies; Global Network Assistant Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: erin.pettigrew@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Hollins University; MA University of California Los Angeles; PhD Stanford University

    Research Interests: 19th and 20th century West Africa, histories of Islam, race, and healing

  • Nathalie Peutz, Associate Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies and Anthropology; Network Associate Professor of Anthropology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: npeutz@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: forced migration and displacement; mobility and immobility; conservation and development; identity a...

  • Fabio Piano, Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: fabio.piano@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Genomics, Genetics, Evolution of Early C. Elegans Development

  • Pierre Youssef , Associate Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yp27@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Lebanese University; MA Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6); PhD Université Paris-Est Marn...

    Research Interests: Probability, Convex Geometry, Random Matrices, Random Graphs

  • 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

  • Maurice Pomerantz, Program Head, Arab Crossroads Studies; Associate Professor of Literature Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mp147@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, PhD University of Chicago

    Research Interests: Arabic literature

  • Christina Pöpper, Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cp105@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD and MSc (Diploma) ETH Zurich

    Research Interests: Information and Communication Security

  • Thomas Potsch, Assistant Lecturer of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: thomas.poetsch@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc and PhD, University of Bremen

    Research Interests: Congestion Control Protocols, Communication Networks, Wireless Networks

  • 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

  • Mohammad Qasaimeh, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: maq4@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD McGill University

    Research Interests: microfluidic and MEMS devices for biomedical applications, point of care diagnostics

  • Matthew Quayle, Assistant Arts Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mq229@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Oberlin Conservatory; MM University of Cincinnati; PhD New York University (GSAS)

    Research Interests: music theory

  • Wael M. Rabeh, Associate Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: wael.rabeh@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Damascus University; PhD University of Oklahoma

    Research Interests: Enzymology, Protein Structures

  • Gabriel Rabin, Assistant Professor of Philosophy; Global Network Associate Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gabriel.oak.rabin@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Columbia University; PhD University of California Los Angeles

    Research Interests: philosophy of mind, metaphysics

  • Talal Rahwan, Associate Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Associate Professor of Computer Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: talal.rahwan@nyu.edu
    Education: BEng University of Aleppo; PhD Southampton University

    Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Multi-Agent Systems, Cooperative Game Theory, Computational Social Science

  • Khalil Ramadi, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kramadi@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Neuroengineering; Translational Medicine; Medical Devices; Drug delivery

  • Adam Ramey, Program Head, Political Science; 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

  • Mahmoud Rasras, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mr5098@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Catholic University of Leuven

    Research Interests: photonic components for next-generation optical and microwave photonic networks

  • Saurabh Ray, Program Head of Computer Science; Associate Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Associate Professor of Computer Science; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sr194@nyu.edu
    Education: BTech Institute of Technology Guwahati; MCS, PhD Universität des Saarlandes

    Research Interests: Algorithms, Computational Geometry, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

  • 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 Dean, Interdisciplinary and Graduate Programs; Professor of Economics; co-Principal Investigator, Center for Behavioral Institutional Design (C-BID) 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 prosocial behavior; Stereotypes in hiring; Determinants of labor market outcomes; B...

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

    Research Interests: CSR, Gender, Valuation Techniques, SSC

  • Richard Aoun, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: rga6289@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Saint-Joseph University (Lebanon), MA Paris 11 University (Orsay, France); PhD Paris 11 Universit...

    Research Interests: Random Matrix Products, Random Walks on Groups, Probability Theory

  • Riyadh Baghdadi, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Baghdadi@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Ecole Superieure d’Informatique; MA Sorbonne University; PhD Sorbonne University; Postdoc MIT

    Research Interests: Compilers, Programming Languages, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, High Performance Computing

  • Blaine Robbins, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy 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

  • Philip Rodenbough, Adjunct Instructor, Scientific Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: philip.rodenbough@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, MPhil., MA, Columbia University in the City of New York; BS, BA, University of Washington - Sea...

    Research Interests: Scientific Writing

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

  • Bas Rokers, Associate Professor of Psychology; Global Network Associate Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rokers@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Utrecht University; MA Rutgers University; PhD University of California - Los Angeles

    Research Interests: Visual Perception; Motion Processing; Depth Perception; Neuroimaging; Virtual Reality

  • Nadine Roth, Assistant Teaching Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nadine.roth@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Regina; MA University of Calgary; PhD University of Toronto

    Research Interests: pre- and post-war Europe

  • David Russell, Program Head of Physics; Associate Professor of Physics; Global Network Associate Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dr124@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc, MSc, University of Hertfordshire; PhD, University of Southampton

    Research Interests: Black Holes, Neutron Stars

  • Pauline Rutsaert, Associate Professor of Practice of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pauline.rutsaert@nyu.edu
    Education: MA Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium); PhD Cornell University (USA)

    Research Interests: Industrial Organisation; Competition and Regulation; Industrial and Strategic Trade Policy; Innovati...

  • 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

  • Hanan Salam, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Emerging Scholar Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hanan.salam@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD CentraleSupélec

    Research Interests: Human-Machine Interaction; Human-Robot Interaction; Artificial Intelligence for Mental Health; Bias ...

  • Kourosh Salehi-Ashtiani, Associate Professor of Biology; Global Network Associate Professor of Biology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ksa3@nyu.edu
    Education: BS, MA, San Francisco State University (Advisor: Prof. Gregory A. Antipa); PhD, Northwestern Univers...

    Research Interests: Evolution, Phenotype-genotype Relations, Metabolism of Algae

  • Vijayavenkataraman Sanjairaj, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: vs89@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD National University of Singapore

    Research Interests: 3D Printing and bioprinting for tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, drug testing, and medical...

  • Pekka Santtila, Professor of Psychology Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: pekka.santtila@nyu.edu
    Education: M.Psych. Abo Akademi University; M.Sc. Liverpool University; PhD Abo Akademi University

    Research Interests: Eyewitness Memory; Forensic Interviewing; Sexual Dysfunctions

  • Anahit Sargsyan, Assistant Instructor of Social Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: anahit.sargsyan@nyu.edu
    Education: M Engineering, American University of Armenia

    Research Interests: Computational Social Science; Data Science; Artificial Intelligence

  • Hisham Sati, Associate Dean for Student Success and Curricular Affairs, Science Division; Program Head, Mathematics; Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: hsati@nyu.edu
    Education: BS American University of Beirut; PhD University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Research Interests: Mathematical Physics, Quantum Field Theory, Differential Geometry, Algebraic Topology, Geometric an...

  • Laura Schneider, MFA Program Associate Director, Lecturer of Visual Arts Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: lws228@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, Carleton College; MA in Art Ed, Steinhardt; MFA in Digital and Interdisciplinary Art Practice; T...

    Research Interests: Memory and language construction; alternate histories and archival interventions; and feminism.

  • David Scicchitano, Professor of Biology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: david.scicchitano@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD in physiology from the Pennsylvania State University, Milton S. Hershey College of Medicine; BA ...

    Research Interests: Molecular Biology, Genomic Maintenance Mechanics

  • Joanna Settle, Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs and Outreach; Arts Professor of Theater Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: js10084@nyu.edu

  • John Sexton, President Emeritus of the University Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: js1@nyu.edu

  • Muhammad Shafique, Associate Professor of Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: muhammad.shafique@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

    Research Interests: Brain-inspired Computing, Embedded Machine Learning and AI, Energy-Efficient Computing, Robust Compu...

  • Khaled Shahin, Senior Lecturer of Civil and Urban Engineering; Coordinator of Engineering Assessment Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kos3@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Dalhousie University

    Research Interests: computational structural mechanics, fatigue and fracture mechanics of adhesively bonded joints, mech...

  • Farah Emad Shamout, Assistant Professor Emerging Scholar of Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: fs999@nyu.edu
    Education: DPhil University of Oxford

    Research Interests: Machine Learning in Healthcare; Data Analytics; Artificial Intelligence

  • Surabhi Sharma, Program Head, Film and New Media; Associate Professor of Practice of Film and New Media; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ss12622@nyu.edu
    Education: BA St. Xaviers College, Mumbai; Film Direction at the Film and Television Institute of India

    Research Interests: Music, Migration in Cities, Labour and Globalisation, Gender and Health,

  • Dennis Shasha, Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: des1@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Algorithms, Computational Biology, Data-intensive Systems, Networks, Puzzles

  • Tina Sherwell, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: ts4591@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Goldsmiths College, University of London, PhD University of Kent at Canterbury

    Research Interests: identity; landscape; Arab art; Palestinian art; visual culture

  • Aaron Sherwood, Program Head, Interactive Media; Associate Arts Professor of Interactive Media; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sherwood@nyu.edu
    Education: Master's in Interactive Telecommunications, New York University (2014); BFA Jazz and Contemporary Mu...

    Research Interests: cause and effect represented as light and sound in art, interaction as a medium for artistic expres...

  • Michael Shiloh, Associate Professor of Practice of Interactive Media Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ms10632@nyu.edu
    Education: BS, University of California, Berkeley

    Research Interests: participatory installations, machine art, conceptual furniture

  • George Shubeita, Assistant Professor of Physics; Global Network Assistant Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: george.shubeita@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Birzeit University, PhD The University of Lausanne

    Research Interests: Biological Physics, Molecular Physics, Molecular Sensors, New Imaging Techniques

  • Anisa Shyti, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: as9193@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD in Management Sciences, HEC Paris, France; MSc (cum Laude) in Business Administration, Bocconi U...

    Research Interests: Business decision-making; Financial data

  • Charles Siebert, Professor of Practice of Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cs4635@nyu.edu

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

    Research Interests: Information economics; Political economy; Game theory

  • Matthew Silverstein, Program Head, Philosophy; Associate Professor of Philosophy; Global Network Associate Professor of Philosophy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: matthew.silverstein@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, Amherst College; BPhil, University of Oxford; PhD, University of Michigan

    Research Interests: foundations of ethics, normative ethics, the philosophy of action, political philosophy, early moder...

  • Ozgur Sinanoglu, Professor of Computer Engineering; Director, Center for Cyber Security Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ozgursin@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California, San Diego

    Research Interests: Hardware Security

  • Mattias Smangs, Visiting Senior Lecturer of Social Research and Public Policy 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; ...

  • Yong Rafael Song, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering; Program Head of Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ys50@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Rhenish-Westphalian Technical University (RWTH), Aachen, Germany

    Research Interests: design and manufacturing of MEMS devices, fluid mechanics, micro/nanofabrication

  • Ilya Spitkovsky, Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ims2@nyu.edu
    Education: MS University of Odessa, Ukraine; Candidate of Sciences (PhD equivalent) University of Belorussia; D...

    Research Interests: Analysis, Operator and Matrix Theory

  • Jon Sprouse, Professor of Psychology; Global Network Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jon.sprouse@nyu.edu
    Education: AB in Linguistics from Princeton University; PhD in Linguistics from the University of Maryland

    Research Interests: Linguistics, Experimental Syntax

  • Kartik Sreenivasan, Assistant Professor of Psychology with an affiliation in Biology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kks4@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Yale University; PhD University of Pennsylvania

    Research Interests: Short-term Memory, Working Memory

  • Robert P Stam, Professor Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: robert.stam@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, Indiana; PhD, California (Berkeley); Studied at Oxford, the Sorbonne, and Paris VIII (Vincennes)

  • Justin Stearns, Associate Professor in Arab Crossroads Studies; Global Network Associate Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jks8@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Dartmouth College; PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: intersection of law, science, and theology in the pre-modern Muslim Middle East

  • Gregor Stemmrich, Professor of Art and Art History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gs148@nyu.edu
    Education: Staatsexamen (degree for teaching art); PhD Ruhr-Universität Bochum; Postdoctoral lecture qualificat...

    Research Interests: new technologies in contemporary art (film and video), media theory, history of exhibitions and art ...

  • Corinne Stokes, Senior Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: corinne.stokes@nyu.edu
    Education: MA in Arabic Studies and PhD in Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures from the University of Texas a...

    Research Interests: sung languages, ethnomusicology and urban music, sociolinguistics of performance, stylization and di...

  • Kristin Surak, Visiting Associate Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kms10053@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of California, Los Angeles

    Research Interests: Political Sociology, Investment Migration, International Migration, Nationalism, Japanese Politics

  • Tetyana Surovtseva, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ts4596@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Universitat Pompeu Fabra

    Research Interests: Labor economics, gender, migration

  • Mark Swislocki, Program Head, History; Associate Professor of History; Global Network Associate Professor of History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ms6027@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Reed College; MA, PhD Stanford University

    Research Interests: History of China

  • Miguel Syjuco, Assistant Professor of Practice, Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mas484@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Ateneo de Manila University; MFA Columbia University; PhD University of Adelaide

    Research Interests: n politics, history, inequality, cultural identity, literature, and formal experimentation

  • Denise-Marie Teece, Assistant Professor of Art History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dmt230@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, PhD New York University

    Research Interests: art and architecture in the Islamic world

  • Jeremy Teo, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jeremy.teo@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD National University of Singapore

    Research Interests: immune-mechanobiology, biomaterials, biomimetic in vitro system, bioartificial organs

  • Peter Hubert Thurlow, Visiting Associate Professor of Practice in Economics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: pht6348@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Toronto; MA University of British Columbia; PhD University of Toronto

    Research Interests: Monetary Policy; Fiscal Policy

  • Andrew Wilson Tillotson, Lecturer of Physics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: andy.tillotson@nyu.edu
    Education: BS Vanderbilt University; PhD University of Maryland

    Research Interests: Physics Education Research, Instructional Strategies

  • Jeffrey F. Timmons, 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, Research Scientist and Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rvt2@nyu.edu
    Education: University of California at Berkeley (Ph.D); University of California at Berkeley (Masters); Univers...

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

  • Ali Trabolsi, Program Head of Chemistry; Associate Professor of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ali.trabolsi@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc Lebanese University; MS, PhD University of Strasbourg

    Research Interests: Materials for Health and Environment

  • Athanasios Triantafyllou, Visiting Global Distinguished Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: thanasis.triantafillou@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Research Interests: Advanced Structural Materials; Innovative Retrofitting of Structures

  • Anthony Tzes, Professor of Electrical Engineering; Program Head of Electrical Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: anthony.tzes@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Ohio State University

    Research Interests: unmanned aerial vehicles, surgical robots, mechatronics, control engineering

  • Deepak Unnikrishnan, Assistant Arts Professor of Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: du258@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Fairleigh Dickinson University; MA Fairleigh Dickinson University; MFA School of the Art Institut...

  • Cristina Vatulescu, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Russian and Slavic Studies Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: cristina.vatulescu@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Harvard; BA Harvard;

    Research Interests: comparative literature

  • Andrea Vial, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: andrea.vial@nyu.edu
    Education: BA CUNY-Hunter College; PhD Yale University

    Research Interests: Social Psychology, Gender, Stereotyping, Power, Morality

  • Robert Volcic, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rv50@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc, MSc Università degli Studi di Trieste; PhD Utrecht University

    Research Interests: Neuroscience, Cognitive Systems

  • Antje Von Suchodoletz, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: avs5@nyu.edu
    Education: Diploma, PhD (Psychology) University of Konstanz; Certificate of Advanced Studies in Child and Youth...

    Research Interests: Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Caregiver-Child Interactions

  • Robert H Vorlicky, Associate Professor of Drama Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: rhv1@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, Ohio State University; MA, PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Research Interests: African and African American drama and performance; US Theatre and Theory, Colonial to Contemporary;...

  • Etienne Wasmer, Program Head, Postdoctoral Associates; 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

  • Bryan Waterman, Associate Professor of Literature, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Development Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: bryan.waterman@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Boston University

    Research Interests: American literary history

  • Theodore Waters, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Global Network Assistant Professor of Psychology, Steinhardt School or Culture, Education and Human Development; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: theo.waters@nyu.edu
    Education: Honours BSc University of Toronto; MA Emory University; PhD Emory University

    Research Interests: Attachment and Autobiographical Memory

  • Niobe Way, Professor of Applied Psychology Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: niobe.way@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of California, Berkeley; EdD Harvard University

    Research Interests: Social and Emotional Development of Adolescents

  • Jamie Whelan, Associate Lecturer of Chemistry Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jamie.whelan@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Materials Science, Petroleomics, Teaching

  • Deborah Williams, Clinical Professor at the Liberal Studies Program in New York Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: dlw7@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Wheaton College (Massachusetts); MA & PhD, New York University

    Research Interests: 20th century American fiction, children's literature, feminist literary history

  • Madeleine Wolf, Visiting Assistant Professor of French Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mdw364@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Pomona College; AM Harvard University; PhD Harvard University

    Research Interests: French literature, culture, and film; 19th-century French studies; sound studies; violence; gender a...

  • John Wooders, Professor of Economics; Co-director, Center for Behavioral Institutional Design (C-BID); Director, Social Science Experimental Lab (SSEL) Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: jw4725@nyu.edu
    Education: BS University of Toronto; PhD Cornell University

    Research Interests: Game theory; Economic behavior

  • Marion Wrenn, Director of the Writing Program; Senior Lecturer of Writing and Literature and Creative Writing Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mw299@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD New York University

    Research Interests: journalism history, study of popular culture

  • David Wrisley, Associate Professor of Digital Humanities Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: djw12@nyu.edu
    Education: AB University of Chicago; MA/PhD Princeton University

    Research Interests: late medieval court culture, multilingual corpora analysis, European and Mediterranean Middle Ages, ...

  • 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

  • Mahnaz Yousefzadeh, Affiliate Professor Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: my16@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD State University of New York, Binghamton

    Research Interests: Early Modern Mediterranean and Persianate worlds. Global art history. Aesthetics and Politics.

  • Alia Yunis, Visiting Associate Professor of Film and Heritage Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: alia.yunis@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Minnesota; MA American University; PhD University of Amsterdam

    Research Interests: Middle East & the Gulf; Film & Television; Literature; Heritage; Memory & Identity; Heritage, Food& ...

  • Yasir Zaki, Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yz48@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc University of Bremen; PhD University of Bremen

    Research Interests: Communication Networks, Wireless Networks, Cellular Communication, Congestion Control Protocols

  • Shamoon Zamir, Professor of Literature and Art History; Global Network Professor of Literature and Art History Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sz42@nyu.edu
    Education: BA, University of London; MA, Institute of United States and Latin American Studies, London; PhD, Un...

    Research Interests: literature, photography, intellectual history

  • Dania Zantout, Lecturer of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: dz41@nyu.edu
    Education: MS American University of Beirut; PhD Clemson University

    Research Interests: Automorphic forms, L-functions, Arithmetic Geometry

  • Ingyin Zaw, Associate Professor of Physics; Global Network Associate Professor of Physics; Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ingyin.zaw@nyu.edu
    Education: AB, AM, and PhD in Physics from Harvard University

    Research Interests: Particle Physics, Astronomy

  • Weiren Zhao, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: wz19@nyu.edu
    Education: BS, PhD Zhejiang University

    Research Interests: Functional Analysis, Harmonic Analysis, PDEs, Fluid Dynamics, Plasma Physics

  • William Zimmerle, Senior Lecturer, Arts and Humanities; Affiliated Faculty Member of the History Program Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: wgz1@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Pennsylvania; MDiv Harvard University Divinity School; BA Fairleigh Dickinson Univ...

    Research Interests: Anthropology, Ethnography; Near Eastern and Arabian Archaeology; Digital Humanities; Museum Studies;...

  • 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

 

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