Tasnuva Mahjabin, Working in conjunction with Dr. Grady and Dr. Alfonso Mejia
Tasnuva is a PhD student in the Water Resources Engineering Program at Penn State. She received MS in Civil Engineering from Florida International University (FIU) and BS in Civil Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). Her MS thesis focused on analyzing long-term trends in extreme rainfall events in Florida. Before coming to USA, she worked as a lecturer in Civil Engineering department at University of Asia Pacific, Bangladesh. Her current research focuses on the area of Water-Food-Energy Nexus and complex system analysis of cities and urbanization. She likes to travel, read books and watch movies in her free time.
Topic: Donor effectiveness of water related development projects
About Dr. Grady
Prior to joining PSU, Dr. Grady worked in various environmental policy roles for the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of State. In these roles, she worked on a myriad of issues including water & energy, agriculture, air quality, budget & appropriations, international development, and diplomatic engagement.
Education: Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Purdue University; M.S. in Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Purdue University, Bachelors in Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech.
*Current and prospective undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to contact Dr. Grady to inquire about available positions.