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Shahzeen Z. Attari

Assistant Professor
(812) 855-1467
SPEA Room 347

Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
M.A. Carnegie Mellon University, 2005
B.S., University of Illinois, 2004

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), September 2011 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, 2011 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, Cognitive Science Program, 2011 to present
  • Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University, September 2011 to present
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, The Earth Institute & Center for Research on Environmental Decisions (CRED), Columbia University, 2009-2011

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • Grand Challenge Student Paper Award, NSF-AEESP, 2009
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Civil and Environmental Engineering (CMU), 2009
  • Freie Universität fellowship, 2009
  • Precourt energy efficiency travel fellowship, 2009
  • Environmental Research and Education Foundation, 2005–2009
  • Colin U. Miller and Mary Hay Miller Charitable Trust, 2007–2008
  • Steinbrenner Seed funding, 2005
  • Harold Allen Thomas Memorial, 2004–2005
  • Women in Engineering, 2003–2004
  • Lorella Jones Undergraduate Research, 2003

Professional Interests
Human behavior and resource use, Environmental psychology, and Social dilemmas

Current Projects
Her current work investigates effects of real-time energy feedback, how to use games for research and learning, and factors that motivate action in social dilemmas.

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Selected Publications
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