Edward W. Brooke Professor of Political Science; Associate Professor of Political Science & International Affairs; Director of Graduate Studies
Professor of Political Science, Public Policy, and Urban Affairs; Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, CSSH
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Alessandro Vespignani is a Sternberg Family Distinguished Professor of physics and Director of the Laboratory for the Modeling of Biological and Socio-technical systems at Northeastern University. His current research is focused on the study of “techno-social” systems, where infrastructures composed of different technological layers are interoperating within the social component that drives their use and development. Dr. Vespignani's new study, featured in The Times UK, focuses on mapping the potential spread of coronavirus.