The New York Tech Power 50
Jelena Kovacevic, Dean at NYU Tandon School of Engineering, is featured in City & State’s New York Tech Power 50 list.
Jelena Kovacevic comes to New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, where she was the head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. The school, which has more than quadrupled its research funding over the past decade, committed $500 million to improving its facilities and programs, and to develop an engineering hub along Brooklyn’s Jay Street. Kovacevic – the first woman to lead Tandon – has an impressive research career, with 20 patents to her name.