See images from the students' research projects, below.
The following NYUAD students were awarded a Post-Graduation Research Fellowship, to take part in a year of full-time intensive and independent research from September 2021 - August 2022.
Senior students who meet the eligibility criteria are invited to submit a research proposal, outlining details of their intended research project, including anticipated research activities, a timeline, and specific milestones. This must be supported by a cover letter detailing the student’s interest and enthusiasm for a career in academia, as well as a recommendation letter from the supervising faculty.
|Student Name||Faculty Supervisor||Project|
|Nawal Aljaeedi||Olivia Cheung||The Configuration Effect of Musical Notation Reading|
|Lubnah Ansari||May Al-Dabbagh,
|Love in the Time of Love-Jihad: Hindu-Muslim Marriages in India|
|Niccolò Acram Cappelletto||Robert Parthesius,
|What Goes into a Unesco Nomination? Alternative Heritage Practices in Eritrea and UAE|
|Keziah Johnson||Olivia Cheung||The Impact and Influence of Technology Supported Pedagogy in Higher Education: NYUAD Case Study|
|Katharina Klaunig||Nancy Gleason||Class Participation of First-Year Students at NYUAD|
|Kacper Lecki||Andrea Macciò||Impact of Wandering Black Holes on Galaxy Formation: Implementation of Gravitational Recoil in the Nihao Project|
|Vince Nguyen||Heather Dewey-Hagborg,
(funded by CITIES)
|Interfacing Low-Cost Air Quality Sensors with Apple Watch: a Self-Quantified Approach to Raising Awareness of Air Pollution|
|Keshana Ratnasingham||Joan Barcelo
||The Legacies of Exposure to In-Group Violence on Ethnic Reconciliation: Evidence from Sri Lanka|
|Oscar Sapkota||Piergiorgio Percipalle||The Role of Nuclear Myosin 1 in Regulating Mitochondrial Gene Expression and Neurogenesis|
|Sungmin Sohn||Ali Diabat||Optimization for Drone-Truck Combined Operations Routing Synchronization Problem|
|Thais Thomas||Fatiah D. Touray||Classroom Comfort?: An Examination of Student Responses to Faculty Racial and Ethnic Diversity|
|Yao Xu||Kinga Makovi||When the Overseas Chinese “Go Back to their Country”: Investigating Unequal Treatment Toward Returnees in Mainland China Amid the Pandemic|