Postdoctoral Associates are a vital part of the research community of NYUAD. They bring expertise from international laboratories, often with existing collaborations to assist the broader reach of global research efforts. Research and scholarship generated at NYUAD focuses on interdisciplinary and stand-alone projects in engineering, marine science, history, economics, neural science, cyber security, art history and philosophy, mathematics, and genomics.

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Postdoctoral Associates

NameDivision / Research Center
Aaron Kamm
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Abiy Demeke Woldetsadik
Postdoctoral Associate
Magzoub Lab Group
Anja Henning-Knechtel
Postdoctoral Associate
Biology
Anjana Ramdas Nair
Postdoctoral Associate
Biology
Bhavani Madakashira Pranesh
Postdoctoral Associate
The Sadler Lab
Christian Koch
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Christin Koeber
Postdoctoral Associate
Psychology
Curtis Kephart
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Edward G Smith
Postdoctoral Associate
Marine Biology Laboratory
Elena Magnani
Postdoctoral Associate
Biology
Emily Howells
Postdoctoral Researcher
Marine Biology Laboratory
Gijo Raj
Postdoctoral Associate
Naumov Lab
Han Il Chang
Postdoctoral Associate
Political Science
Henriette Mueller
Humanities Research Fellow
NYUAD Institute Research Fellowships in the Humanities
Huanren Zhang
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Ivan Camponogara
Postdoctoral Associate
Psychology
Jasmina Blecic
Postdoctoral Associate
Physics
Johann Knechtel
Postdoctoral Associate
Design-for-Excellence Lab
Joseph Manthey
Postdoctoral Associate
Biology
Junjie Wang
Postdoctoral Associate
Engineering
Kemal Kıvanç Aköz
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Kevin Schluter
Postdoctoral Associate
Neuroscience of Language Lab
Maheshwar Reddy Gummalla
Postdoctoral Researcher
Biology
Maria Jose Boccardi
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Martin Bo Nielsen
Postdoctoral Associate
Center for Space Science
Marvin Suesse
Postdoctoral Associate
Economic History
Mattia Fochesato
Postdoctoral Associate
Economic History
Nathalie Neriec
Postdoctoral Associate
Biology
Philip P. Rodenbough
Postdoctoral Associate
Naumov Lab
Rabia Malik
Postdoctoral Associate
Political Science
Rahul Sivankutty
Postdoctoral Associate
Center for Global Sea-Level Change (CSLC)
Sabeerali C. Thelliyil
Postdoctoral Associate
The Center for Prototype Climate Modeling (CPCM)
Samantha Myers
Postdoctoral Associate
Social Science
Simon Siegenthaler
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Stefan Schramm
Postdoctoral Associate
Naumov Lab
Swethaa S. Ballakrishnen
Postdoctoral Associate
Social Research and Public Policy
Van Tien Nguyen
Postdoctoral Associate
Mathematics ​Department
Yan Long
Postdoctoral Associate
Economics
Yanping Chen
Postdoctoral Associate
Physics
Yelena Chernyavskaya
Postdoctoral Researcher
Biology

The NYUAD Postdoctoral Council

The Postdoctoral Council is a group of postdoc leaders that interface between members of the postdoctoral community and the upper administration of NYUAD. The Postdoctoral Council constitutes an important forum for policy advocacy dedicated to building a vibrant postdoctoral community life. The Council also organizes social events for NYUAD postdocs.

The 2016-2017 members of the Postdoctoral Council are:

  • Aaron Kamm (social science/economics)
  • Christin Koeber (science/psychology)
  • Samantha Myers (social science/economics)
  • Philip Rodenbough (science/chemistry)
  • Irene Skuballa (science/psychology)

The Postdoctoral Council can be reached at nyuad.pdc@nyu.edu.