Hometown: Tehran, Iran
B.S. Surveying Engineering, KNTU University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2008
M.S. Geographic Information Systems, KNTU University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2011
Ph.D. Geography, University of Colorado Boulder, 2017
Hamidreza Zoraghein began working with the Pardee Center in September 2018, after working at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). At NCAR his research focused on studying the socio-economic impacts of environmental change. At the Pardee Center, Hamid will continue this research and broaden its scope, using the massive socio-economic information the IFs model offers. His other responsibilities include advancing the use of quantitative analysis—including predictive modeling techniques and geospatial analytic tools—and providing strategic input on IFs model development.