CV

Personal Data

 

Current Position:               Scientist

 

Address:                             European Institute on Economics and the Environment

                                            BASE Milano 
                                            Via Bergognone, 34, 
                                            20144 Milano, Italy

 

E-mail:                                soheil.shayegh@eiee.org

 

LinkedIn:                             https://www.linkedin.com/soheilsh

 

Researchgate:                    https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Soheil_Shayegh

 

Web:                                    https://www.soheilsh.com

Education
 

PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2014

Major: Industrial Engineering, Economic Decision Analysis

Minor: Statistics

Dissertation Title: Developing an Adaptive Stochastic Integrated Model for Climate Change

 

MEng, American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia, 2007

Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering

Thesis Title: Environmental Impact Assessment of Copper Production: A Case Study on Alaverdi Copper Factory in Armenia

 

MSc, AmirKabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2005

Major: Construction Engineering & Management

Thesis Title: International contracts for infrastructure development projects in Iran

 

BSc, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2002

Major: Civil Engineering

 

Research Appointments

 

Research Fellow, 2018 - 2019
Bocconi University

Supervisor: Dr. Valentina Bosetti
Developing a large scale expert elicitation survey for future growth of DAC technologies 

Research Fellow, 2016 - 2018

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei

Supervisor: Dr. Massimo tavoni

Developing cliamte-human interaction Models

Postdoctoral Research Scientist, 2014 - 2016
Carnegie Institution for Science

Supervisor: Dr. Ken Caldeira
Developing Integrated Assessment Models of Climate Change and Decision Tools for Climate Change Policy Making under Uncertainty 


Leadership Committee Member, 2013 - 2014
Atlanta Health Informatics Alliance (AHIA)
Collaboration among CDC, Georgia Tech, Emory, Booz Allen Hamilton, Kennesaw State University on Surveillance of Emerging Diseases

 

Graduate Research Assistant, 2009 - 2012
H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Advisor: Dr. Valerie Thomas
Developing a macroeconomic model for Climate Change policy evaluation

 

Graduate Adviser, 2013
Sam Nunn School of International Affairs
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Primary Advisor: Dr. Lawrence P. Rubin
The Effect of Iran’s Nuclear Armament on US Policy in the Middle East

 

Graduate Research Assistant, 2013 - 2014
School of Building Construction
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Advisor: Dr. Baabak Ashuri
Developing a statistical model for price adjustment policies

 

Graduate Research Assistant, 2010
INSEAD Business School
INSEAD Abu-Dhabi Campus, UAE
Advisor: Dr. Benjamin Warr
Developing an energy profile model of GCC countries
 

 

Journal Publications

Casey G., Shayegh S., Moreno-Cruz J., Bunzl M., Galor O., Caldeira K. “The impact of climate change on fertility”, Environmental Research Letters, 2019

 

Heutel G., Moreno-Cruz J., Shayegh S. “Solar Geoengineering, Uncertainty, and the Price of Carbon”, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018

Shayegh S. “Outward migration may alter population dynamics and income inequality”, Nature Climate Change, 2017

 

Shayegh S., Sanchez D. L., Caldeira K., “Evaluating relative benefits of different types of R&D for clean energy technologies”, Energy Policy, 2017

Shayegh S., Caldeira K., Moreno-Cruz J. “Adapting to Rates of Climate Change”, Environmental Research Letters, 2016

 

Heutel G., Cruz J.M., Shayegh S. “Climate Tipping Points and Solar Geoengineering”, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2016

 

Ilbeigi M., Shayegh S, Mostaan K., Ashuri B., “A Quantitative Approach for Analyzing Material Price Effects on Bid Prices of Highway Projects”, 51st ASC Annual International Conference Proceedings, 2015

 

Shayegh S., Thomas V. M. “Adaptive stochastic integrated assessment modeling of optimal greenhouse gas emission reductions”, Climatic Change, 2015

 

Shayegh S., Thomas V. M. “Integrating Technology Evolution into Optimization Models of Power Generation and Climate Change”, in preparation

 

Shayegh S., Thomas V. M. “Combined Online and Offline Methods: A Multistep Lookahead Algorithm for Approximate Dynamic Programing”, in preparation       

Fellowships

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship, 2016 - 2018

The European Commission

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), Italy

Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (STIP), 2014
Enterprise Innovation Institute
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA

 

Sam Nunn Security Fellowship Program, 2012 - 2013
Sam Nunn School of International Affairs
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA

 

National Iranian American Council Fellowship, 2011
U.S. House of Representatives, Washington DC, USA
Office of Representative Rush Holt

 

Teaching Appointments

 

Instructor, Spring 2014

Engineering Economy, ISyE 3025

H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Teaching Assistant, 2011, 2012, 2013

Energy Technology and Policy, ISyE/PUBP 6701

H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Teaching Assistant, 2011, 2012

Energy and Environmental Analysis, ISyE 4803

H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Instructor, Spring 2008

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Department of Business and Marketing

EURASIA International University, Yerevan, Armenia 

         

 

Professional Appointments

 

R&D Manager, 2008 - 2009

EURASIA International University, Yerevan, Armenia

Coordinating research grants and projects

 

QA/QC Manager, 2007 - 2008                                                HADISH Engineering Company, Thika, Kenya

Conducting quality tests and procedures

 

Founder & CEO, 2005 - 2006 

Palar Paya Espadana, Isfahan, Iran                                                Constructing several city development projects

 

Structural Engineer, 2005 – 2006                                                Palar Paya Espadana, Isfahan, Iran                                                Designing post-tensioned concrete buildings for ADAPT corporation in UAE       

  

 

Book Publications
 

Shayegh S., “The Role of Biofuels in Achieving a National Energy Independence Plan” in “The Handbook of Bioenergy”, Springer International Publishing, 2015 (ISBN 978-3-319-20091-0)

 

Shayegh S. “Environmental Impact Assessment of Copper Production: A Case Study on Alaverdi Copper Factory in Armenia”, VDM Verlag Publisher, Germany, 2008 (ISBN 978-3-639-09444-2)

 

Shayegh S. “Practicing Customer Relationship Management (CRM) System: A case on an Armenian Bank”, VDM Verlag Publisher, Germany, 2009 (ISBN 978-3-639-11412-6)

 

Sebt M. H., Shayegh S. “BOT Contracts and their applications in Iran's infrastructure contracts” (in Farsi), Amirkabir University of Technology Publisher, Iran, 2006

 

Conference Presentations
 

Shayegh S., Moreno-Cruz J., Caldeira K., “Adaptation to a moving target”, American Geophysical Union, Fall meeting, San Francisco, 2015

 

Shayegh S., Thomas M. V., “Optimal Electricity Generation Mix with Learning Consideration”, Third Conference on the Physics of Sustainable Energy, American Physical Society, University of California, Berkeley 2014

 

Shayegh S. Thomas V. M., “Stochastic integrated modeling of climate change”, INFORMS Annual Meeting, Minneapolis 2013

 

Honors & Awards
 

Southeast Regional Energy Symposium (SERES)
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2013

 

Georgia Tech Research and Innovation Conference
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2013

 

Georgia Tech Research and Innovation Conference
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2011