ISR alumnus Sasan Bakhtiari has accepted an offer to join the faculty of the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney, Australia.
After receiving a B.S. in Electrical Engineering at the University of Tehran in Iran, Bakhtiari earned an M.S. in Electrical Engineering under the supervision of Professor André Tits (ECE/ISR) in 2003. He continued his study at the University of Maryland, earning an M.A. in Economics in 2005 and a Ph.D. in Economics in 2008.
Bakhtiari begins his new position as Lecturer in the School of Economics of the Austrailian School of Business at UNSW this month.
August 6, 2008