Members

NYUAD Faculty Researchers

Monica Menendez

Director and Lead Principal Investigator | Associate Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering

Azza Abouzied

Principal Investigator | Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Kinga Makovi

Principal Investigator | Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy

Saif Jabari

Principal Investigator | Associate Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering

Ali Diabat

Investigator | Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering

Kemal Celik

Investigator | Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Farah Emad Shamout

Investigator | Assistant Professor/Emerging Scholar of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Pablo Hernandez-Lagos

Investigator | Assistant Professor of Economics

Muhammad Shafique

Investigator | Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

 

NYU Global Network Professors and Researchers

Name School/Program Global Network
Arvind Rajagopal, Co-Investigator Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development NYUNY
Bruno Abrahao, Co-Investigator Information Systems, and Business Analytics NYUSH
ChengHe Guan, Co-Investigator Urban Science and Policy NYUSH
Dennis Shasha, Co-Investigator Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences NYUNY
Joseph Chow, Co-Investigator Tandon School of Engineering NYUNY
Kaan Ozbay, Co-Investigator Tandon School of Engineering NYUNY
Masoud Ghandehari, Co-Investigator Tandon School of Engineering NYUNY
Rober Seamans, Co-Investigator Stern School of Business NYUNY

Center Researchers

  • Inderjeet Singh, Post-Doctoral Associate
  • Jose Balsa-Barreiro, Research Associate 
  • Labeeba Begum, Research Assistant
  • Michael Bazot, Research Associate
  • Nabil Kenan, Post-Doctoral Associate
  • Shan Muhammad Randhawa, Research Assistant
  • Simpreet Singh, Project Assistant
  • Thomas Marlow, Post-Doctoral Associate
  • Vince Nguyen, Post-graduation Research Fellow
  • Zain Tariq, Research Assistant 

Administrative Staff

  • Adela Kovarova, Center Coordinator
  • Federico Bernardini, Assistant Director
  • Joseph Hong, Student Assistant

CITIES Alumni

  • Aaqib Niaz, Student Assistant
  • Aytek Jane, Engineer Designer
  • Felix Hardmood Beck, Assistant Professor of Practice of Design
  • Hashim Hayat, Research Assistant
  • Ke Shi, Research Assistant
  • Marcela Godoy, Interactive Media Arts, NYUSH
  • Prajna Soni, Student Assistant & CITIES Post-graduation Research Fellow
  • Qipeng Zheng, Research Scientist 
  • Sara Alanis, Post-graduation Research Fellow