Dorsa Sanagdol

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Introduction

Dorsa was a Senior Researcher and Product Manager at ETH Zurich (Swiss Institute of Technology). In this capacity, she was the Head of xYotta start-up, the Head of Real Estate Research and Grants Manager. Prior to that, she was an Assistant Professor of Engineering at Sweet Briar College, setting up a new bachelor degree in engineering fulfilling institutional and national accreditation requirements. Dorsa holds a PhD in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the University of Virginia, a Master of Advanced Studies in Management, Technology and Economics from ETH Zurich, a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the Iran University of Science & Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Amir Kabir University of Technology.

Professional History

2018 – present

Sygnum

  • Project Manager, Zurich

2012 – 2018

ETH Zürich

  • Senior Researcher / Product Manager, Zurich
  • Head of xYotta Start-Up / Head of Real Estate Research / Grant Manager, Zurich

2006 – 2010

Sweet Briar College

  • Assistant Professor, Virginia (USA)

Education

2012

ETH Zurich, Switzerland, Master of Advanced Studies in Management, Technology and Economics

2006

University of Virginia, USA, PhD in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

2000

Iran University of Science & Technology, Iran, Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering

1998

Amir Kabir University of Technology, Iran, Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering