Sean Andrew Chen

Previous Degrees M.S. in Applied Urban Science & Informatics, Center for Urban Science & Progress, Tandon School of Engineering, New York University, New York, NY M.P.A., Concentration in Developmental Economics, Certificates in Urban Planning and Policy, School of Public & International Affairs, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ A.B., Concentration in Public & International Affairs, Certificates in […]

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Soo Yeon Lim

Dissertation Topic/Title TBD Dissertation Advisor Dr. Mi Shih Previous Degrees MSc Comparative Politics, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) BA (Hons) Politics with International Studies, University of Warwick Contact Information LinkedIn sooyeon ((dot)) lim ((at)) rutgers ((dot)) edu Research Interests Politics of land and housing development in East Asia Planning for the public(s) […]

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Molly Basdeo Mountjoy

Previous Degrees M.Ed. Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC B.S. Middle Grades Language Arts and Social Studies Education, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC Contact Information LinkedIn molly.basdeo [at ] rutgers.edu Research Interests Racial Justice and Educational Equity School Segregation College, Career, and Civic Participation U.S. Rural Student Populations […]

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Pranay Kumar

Dissertation Topic/Title: Evaluating Energy Conservation Behavior in the Residential Households based on Longitudinal and Cross-sectional studies Dissertation Adviser Prof. Rachael Shwom Previous Degrees Master of City and Regional Planning, E.J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University LL. B, University of Delhi, India; BE, VRCE, Nagpur University, India. Contact Information LinkedIn pranay.kumar@rutgers.edu Research […]

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Ellen Oettinger White

Dissertation Topic/Title: Roadside Tree Removal: Causes, Consequences, and Who Decides Dissertation Adviser Dr. Robert Noland Previous Degrees Rutgers University, 2016, Master in Landscape Architecture Harvard University, 2008, Master in Urban Planning North Carolina State University, 2003, Bachelor in Art & Design, Bachelor in Multidisciplinary Studies Contact Information LinkedIn eo.white@rutgers.edu Twitter Research Interests/Personal Statement My dissertation […]

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Annie Seong Lee

Dissertation Title Migration, Labor and Women Dissertation Advisor Michael L. Lahr Previous Degrees M.A. Science in City Planning, Seoul National University, 2015 B.A. Science in Engineering (Urban Design and Studies), Chung-Ang University, 2013 Contact Information lee@rutgers.edu https://annieslee777.wixsite.com/website Research Interests Migration Labor Market Women / Family Immigrants Spatial Analysis My research focuses on questions of migration/mobility […]

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Laura Geronimo

Dissertation Topic/Title Federal disaster policy and coastal climate adaptation: implications for social justice in coastal communities. Dissertation Advisor Dr. Clint Andrews Previous Degrees Georgia Institute of Technology, Master’s Degree in City and Regional Planning, 2019 Wesleyan University, BA Urban Studies, 2011 Contact Information LinkedIn laura.geronimo@rutgers.edu Research Interests My research area lies at the intersection of […]

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Adam Scavette

Dissertation Title Essays in Urban and Regional Economics Dissertation Advisor Michael Lahr Previous Degrees M.S. Engineering (Statistics), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2018 M.Sc. Economics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 2011 B.S. Economics, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, 2010 Contact Information LinkedIn Twitter: @AdamScavette  Email: adam [dot] scavette [at] rutgers [dot] edu Research Interests Economic Development […]

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Evan Iacobucci

Dissertation Topic/Title “Do I Need to Bring a Car? Processes of Travel Behavior Formation” (Tentative Title) Previous Degrees BA, State University of New York, Geneseo, NY, French (’09) MA, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, Philosophy (’13) Master of Urban Planning, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, Urban and […]

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Holly Berman

Dissertation Title: Targeting household food, energy, and water consumption for climate change mitigation Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Rachael Shwom, Dr. Cara Cuite Previous Degrees BS: Rutgers University, 2015, Environmental Policy, Institutions, and Behavior Contact Information holly.berman at rutgers.edu Research Interests Holly’s research focuses on the social dimensions of resource consumption and climate change. She is a […]

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