NG_VT_Samll2Navid Ghaffarzadegan

Assistant Professor

Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Email: navidg [at]vt . edu

Navidís research interests include studies of complex socio-technical systems, and applications of system dynamics modeling in decision making, management, and public policy contexts. His research has been supported by various organizations including NIH and NSF.

Prior to coming to Virginia Tech, he was a postdoctoral researcher at MIT, Engineering Systems Division where he conducted research on modeling research enterprises, research policy, and higher education systems. Navid received his PhD in Public Administration and Policy from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany in 2011. His earlier degrees, a Bachelorís in mechanical engineering and a Masterís in business administration, were obtained from Sharif University of Technology, Iran, in 2001 and 2005, respectively.


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