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Gould Ellen is an assistant professor of planning and public
administration. Her research centers on urban social and economic
policy, with a particular focus on housing and community development.
Mishra is a professor of computer science. His research interests
include robotics, mathematical and theoretical computer science
and medical computing.
L. Moss is the Henry Hart Rice Professor of Urban Policy and
director of the Taub Urban Research
Center. His research puts special emphasis on communications
technology and the future of urban regions. The Taub Urban Research
Center at NYU's Wagner School explores issues and challenges affecting
cities and metropolitan regions. The Center issues reports and conducts
forums that include participants from government, business, nonprofit
organizations, and the academic community. The Center is named for
Henry Taub, a trustee of New York University, who has been a major
benefactor of the Center. Additional funding for research is provided
through grants from corporations, foundations, and government agencies.
Townsend is Associate Research Scientist at NYU's Taub Urban
Research Center. Anthony is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Urban
Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and holds
a Master of Urban Planning Degree from New York University's Wagner
Graduate School of Public Service. He has served as a consultant
to major telecommunications companies and Internet service providers.
Zand is pursuing a master's degree in Urban Planning at the
Robert F. Wagner graduate school of public service at New York University.
Prior to enrolling at Wagner, Rob worked as an computer programmer,
engineer, and marketing managers, for several high-tech firms, including
CompuServe and Compaq.
Zimmerman is a professor of planning and public administration
and director of NYU's Institute
for Civil Infrastructure Systems. The Institute integrates the
perspectives of the applied social science and engineering disciplines
to support transportation, water, energy, communication, and waste
management systems. ICIS is funded by a five-year grant from the
National Science Foundation and has partnering agreements with Cornell
University, Polytechnic University of New York, and the University
of Southern California.
support from the National Science Foundation, under the Urban Research
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