Head of CGSB Administration and Outreach
Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: PhD Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg
Research Areas: Research Operations
Enas Qudeimat was awarded a PhD fellowship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and completed her PhD at the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg in Plant Molecular Biology. She was a postdoctoral fellow with Dominique Van Der Straeten at Ghent University in Belgium and worked with Nina Fedoroff at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia. Qudeimat investigated the evolutionary conservation of abiotic stress responses using the moss Physcomitrella patens and Arabidopsis thaliana as genetic models. She has a record of outstanding achievement as an academic, administrator leader, and change manager in critically influential roles within internationally acclaimed educational institutions in Jordan, Germany, Belgium, Saudi Arabia, and UAE.
In her current role as the Head of Administration and Outreach for the Center for Genomics and Systems Biology at New York University Abu Dhabi, Qudeimat works to design effective research operational processes and to engage all stakeholders in a productive and motivating work environment.