Meet the faculty who lead the teams!
Each VIP team is led by a faculty member in an area of their expertise. The VIP Advisors span across NYU Tandon and several other NYU schools, connecting students across disciplines as well.
Tandon (Not Pictured)
- Rebecca Leopold, Adjunct Professor IDM
- Mark Milkis, Adjunct Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering
- Ron Pennella, Adjunct Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering
- Fabiana Ricci, Ph.D. student with Dynamical Systems Lab
- Hebah Emara, Librarian for Open Innovation at Bern Dibner Library
Connecting beyond Tandon
The VIP Program continues to expand its faculty from representation across NYU.
- NYU College of Arts and Sciences
- Ethan Youngerman, Senior Lecturer of Expository Writing Program
- NYU Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
- Ken Perlin, Professor of Computer Science
- NYU IT Research Technology
- NYU School of Global Public Health
- Chris Dickey, Clinical Associate Professor of Global Health
- NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
- NYU Shanghai
- Noel Joyce, Clinical Instructor of IMB
- NYU Langone
- JohnRoss Rizzo, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
- NYU Tisch
- Phil Caridi, Manager, MakerSpace Lab
Contact the VIP Manager, Maria DiKun (firstname.lastname@example.org), to connect with the VIP Program.