Debra Laefer

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Professor;Director, Citizen Science debra.laefer@nyu.edu 646-997-0504 With degrees from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (MS, PhD), NYU (MEng), and Columbia University (BS, BA), Prof. Debra Laefer has a wide-ranging background spanning from geotechnical and structural engineering to art history and historic… Continue Reading Debra Laefer

Cordell Schachter

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Adjunct Associate Professor cordell@nyu.edu 646-997-0517 Cordell Schachter leads the New York City Department of Transportation’s IT & Telecom organization which innovates IT services in mobility, software development, mapping, communications, on-site and cloud infrastructure, project management, public data, and customer support.… Continue Reading Cordell Schachter

Daniel B. Neill

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Professor dbn2@nyu.edu 646-997-0588 Daniel B. Neill comes to NYU CUSP as a Visiting Professor of Urban Analytics.  He is currently on leave from his tenured faculty position at Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College, where he has been the Dean's Career… Continue Reading Daniel B. Neill

Paul M. Torrens

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Professor torrens@nyu.edu 646-997-0511 Dr. Paul M. Torrens is a Professor in the Center for Urban Science + Progress where he and his students work on the development and application of modeling and simulation tools for exploring and explaining complex urban… Continue Reading Paul M. Torrens

Joseph Chow

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Associated Faculty joseph.chow@nyu.edu Joseph Chow is an Associated Faculty member at CUSP.  He is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil & Urban Engineering and Center for Urban ITS at NYU, and heads its Behavioral Urban Informatics, Logistics, and… Continue Reading Joseph Chow

Semiha Ergan

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Associated Faculty semiha@nyu.edu Semiha Ergan is an Associated Faculty member at CUSP.  She is also faculty at NYU's Tandon School of Engineering, Department of Civil and Urban Engineering with a courtesy appointment at NYU's Department of Computer Science and Engineering.  Prior… Continue Reading Semiha Ergan

Daniela Hochfellner

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Research Assistant Professor; Senior Research Scientist daniela.hochfellner@nyu.edu (646) 997-0549 Daniela Hochfellner is a Senior Research Scientist and Research Assistant Professor at CUSP. She also is an Adjunct Research Assistant Professor at the Institute for Social Research, Survey Research Center at… Continue Reading Daniela Hochfellner

Tom Kirchner

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Associated Faculty tom.kirchner@nyu.edu 646-997-0549 Thomas R. Kirchner is an Associate Professor at CUSP, and Clinical Associate Professor at NYU's College of Global Public Health. He is also the founding director of the NYU mobile health ("mHealth") research initiative.  Dr. Kirchner is… Continue Reading Tom Kirchner

Federica Bianco

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Research Assistant Professor; Senior Research Scientist fbianco@nyu.edu 646-997-0556 Federica Bianco is a Senior Research Scientist at CUSP and Research Assistant Professor of Informatics at NYU. She is an astrophysicist by training specializing in time series analysis, image processing, parameter inference,… Continue Reading Federica Bianco

Stanislav Sobolevsky

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Associate Professor of Practice sobolevsky@nyu.edu 646-997-0527 Stanislav Sobolevsky is an Associate Professor of Practice at the Center for Urban Science and Progress at New York University and a Research Affiliate at the MIT Senseable City Lab. He holds a Ph.D… Continue Reading Stanislav Sobolevsky

Julia Lane

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Professor julia.lane@nyu.edu 212-992-6523 Dr. Julia Lane is a Professor at CUSP, and at NYU’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. She also serves as a Provostial Fellow for Innovation Analytics and Senior Fellow at NYU’s GovLab. As part of the… Continue Reading Julia Lane

Lucius Riccio

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Adjunct Associate Professor lriccio@stern.nyu.edu Lucius Riccio is an Adjunct Professor of Operations and Decision Models at Stern School of Business, a Lecturer of Management and the Director of the Management concentration at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, and… Continue Reading Lucius Riccio

Neil Kleiman

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MS Program Director; Clinical Assistant Professor neil.kleiman@nyu.edu 646-997-0519 Neil Kleiman has spent 20 years building a career at the intersection of policy, philanthropy, government and academia. He founded an urban issues think tank, established new university degree programs, and developed… Continue Reading Neil Kleiman

Ravi Shroff

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Assistant Professor ravi.shroff@nyu.edu 646-997-0555 Ravi Shroff is an Assistant Professor of Applied Statistics in the Department of Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities at NYU's Steinhardt School, and by joint appointment, an Assistant Professor of Urban Informatics at CUSP.Dr. Shroff's… Continue Reading Ravi Shroff

Paul Glimcher

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Affiliated Faculty pg3@nyu.edu 646-997-0529 Paul Glimcher is Director at NYU’s Institute for the Interdisciplinary Study of Decision Making, and professor of Neural Science, Economics and Psychology, at New York University. Paul’s post-doctoral training was in oculomotor physiology, where he worked… Continue Reading Paul Glimcher