Shadi Shahedipour-Sandvik, Ph.D
Interim Vice President, Research and Graduate Studies
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
As Interim Vice President of Research and Graduate Studies, Dr. Shahedipour-Sandvik will provide effective leadership in advancing SUNY Poly’s world-class academic research, supporting and enabling R&D opportunities for faculty and researchers, and providing students with hands-on research experience to impart the skills required to support their future successes.
Dr. Shahedipour-Sandvik continues to provide leadership for both doctoral and master’s degree programs; administer the graduate programs budget and the awarding of degrees; monitor graduate-level academic standards; and conduct reviews of graduate programs. In collaboration with other units, Dr. Shahedipour-Sandvik works to enable an enhanced student life for the professional development of graduate students at SUNY Poly.