Chief Strategy & Development Officer for Research at Berkeley Lab Earth & EESA

Newsha Ajami

Newsha is a leading expert in sustainable water resource management, smart cities, and the water-energy-food nexus, she uses data science principles to study the human and policy dimensions of urban water and hydrologic systems. Her research throughout the years has been interdisciplinary and impact-focused.

Over the years, she has held a number of academic, consultancy, and public policy positions and currently serves a few non-profit boards. Dr. Ajami received her Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of California, Irvine.

Newsha Ajami