Faculty in New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai are invited to attend Global Conversations, a program of discussions and workshops designed to create an opportunity for faculty to learn about a range of current global study initiatives, innovations, and challenges; to engage in discussion about the role of study away in an NYU education; and to open up new avenues for creative thinking and cross-disciplinary collaboration in academic programming at the 11 global sites.

  • New York — Monday, April 9, 2018 — Audio Recordings Now Available
  • Abu Dhabi — Saturday and Sunday, April 28 and 29, 2018
  • Shanghai — Fall 2018, Date TBD

Additional information will be posted as it becomes available. If you have questions, please email us at global.conversations@nyu.edu.

We hope you will join us!

Abu Dhabi Events - April 28 and 29, 2018

April 28 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - A3/003

  • Lisa Coleman, Senior Vice President for Global Inclusion, Diversity, and Strategic Innovation and Chief Diversity Officer, NYU New York
  • Zvi Ben-Dor Benite, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Faculty Planning (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science), NYU New York 

April 28 - 7:00 to 8:30 PM - B2/1007 
At the home of Carol Brandt, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Education and Outreach, NYU Abu Dhabi

April 29 - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM - A3/Atrium

  • Zvi Ben-Dor Benite, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Faculty Planning (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science), NYU New York
  • Eliot Borenstein, Senior Academic Convenor for the Global Network (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science), NYU New York
  • Marianne Petit, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Academic Planning (Associate Arts Professor, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU New York; NYU Shanghai) 

April 29 - 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM - A3/003

Moderator: Carol Brandt, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Education and Outreach, NYU Abu Dhabi 

  • Zvi Ben-Dor Benite, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Faculty Planning (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science), NYU New York
  • Nathalie Peutz, Assistant Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Rachel Brule, Assistant Professor of Political Science, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Student Representatives TBD

April 29 - 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM - A3/003

Moderators: 
Bryan Waterman, Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Development; Associate Professor of Literature, NYUAD / Associate Professor of English, NYU New York

Kyle Farley, Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs, and Dean of Students, NYU Abu Dhabi

  • Panelists: Student Representatives TBD

April 29 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - A3/003 

Moderators:
Carol Brandt, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Education and Outreach, NYU Abu Dhabi

Marianne Petit, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Academic Planning (Associate Arts Professor, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU New York; NYU Shanghai) 

April 29 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM - A3/003

ModeratorTomi Tsunoda, Chair of the A&H Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee; Assistant Professor of Practice of Theater, NYUAD

  • Awam Amkpa, Associate Professor of Drama, Social and Cultural Analysis, NYU New York
  • Stéphane Boissinot, Professor and Program Head of Biology, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Hannah Brückner, Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Faculty Diversity; Professor, Program in Social Research and Public Policy, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Lisa Coleman, Senior Vice President for Global Inclusion, Diversity, and Strategic Innovation and Chief Diversity Officer, NYU New York

April 29 - 3:45 PM to 5:15 PM - A3/003

Moderator: Martin Klimke, Co-Chair, Faculty Advisory Committee on NYU’s Global Network; Associate Dean of Humanities, Associate Professor of History, NYU Abu Dhabi

  • Eliot Borenstein, Senior Academic Convenor for the Global Network (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science)
  • Maya Kesrouany, At-Large Member, Faculty Council Steering Committee; Assistant Professor of Literature & Creative Writing, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Kirsten Sadler Edepli, Associate Professor of Biology, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Michail Maniatakos, Senator, T/T Track Faculty Senators Council, NYU; Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NYU Abu Dhabi 

April 29 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - A3/003

  • Eliot Borenstein, Senior Academic Convenor for the Global Network (Professor, Faculty of Arts and Science)
  • Marianne Petit, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Academic Planning (Associate Arts Professor, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU New York; NYU Shanghai) 

April 29 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM - B2/1007

At the home of Carol Brandt, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Education and Outreach, NYU Abu Dhabi


New York Events - April 9, 2018

Audio recordings available within the description for select panels