Postdoctoral Council Steering Committee

The (PCSC) serves as the interface between members of the postdoctoral community and the upper administration of NYU Abu Dhabi. The Postdoctoral Council Steering Committee (PCSC) is an advisory committee that provides a bridge between the senior academic administration, the community, and the Postdoctoral Council.

The committee also holds social events for NYU Abu Dhabi based postdocs in its commitment to building vibrant postdoctoral community life.

Meeting Schedule

The PCSC normally meets twice a month.
Joint meetings with the Vice Provost for Graduate and Postdoctoral Programs take place twice a semester. 

Current Members

  • Anand Das — Chair and Science Representative
  • Ilia Papakonstantinou — Vice Chair and Engineering Representative
  • Aleksei Chernulich — Research Institute Representative
  • Nadine ElSaid — At-Large Member (Science) 
  • Mohammed Abdelhameed — At-Large Member (Engineering)
  • Jonathan Sharfman — Arts and Humanities Representative
  • Shiyao Liu — Social Science Representative