Dr. Asgari earned a Ph.D. in civil engineering with a concentration in construction engineering and management at Columbia University, a master’s in construction engineering and management from Iran University of Science & Technology and a bachelor’s in civil engineering from Tehran Polytechnic. Before joining Merrimack, he was a research scientist in civil and urban engineering at New York University. He also cofounded a nonprofit educational institution in Tehran. His research goals are applying information technology, operations research, economics and systems engineering for decision support in large-scale infrastructure projects and in sustainable design and operation of smart cities.
Ph.D., Columbia University
M.S., Iran University of Technology
B.S., Amirkabir University of Technology