NYU CUSP Graduate StudentsFall 2017 Cohort

Scheidegger, Rebecca

Rebecca Scheidegger

MS Class of 2018


Adaptive, analytical, and adventurous with multisector, startup, and international experience. Able to add value to any team with nimble problem-solving skills and self-starter mindset. Currently pursuing MS in Applied Urban Science and gaining skills in Python, data analysis, and urban studies. Seeking to make cities and communities more resilient, inclusive, and sustainable by leveraging big data and new technology.

Most Recent Professional Experience

Marketing Analyst, Laurel Road (A Division of Darien Rowayton Bank) 

Responsibilities: Conceived and evaluated digital and traditional marketing campaigns for B2B and B2C products for a rapidly growing FinTech company.

Strategy & Operations Lead, Practice Makes Perfect

Responsibilities: Set and evaluated the strategic direction, oversaw company-wide projects, managed the finance team and annual budgeting process, and maintained partner relationships for a start-up education organization.

Houses of Parliament, Constituent Communications 

Responsibilities: Researched and responded to constituent inquiries on a wide variety of policy-related issues. This was achieved through discussion with the MP, contacting other MPs and government agencies, and researching policies at the local, national, and EU level.

Undergraduate Education

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Current Interests