Faculty Profile

Amin Karami

Amin Karami

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
karami@buffalo.edu

Education:

  • PhD, Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2011

Professional experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University at Buffalo

Topics I am willing to discuss with students:

Minority Experiences

  • Class and/or socioeconomic status and related discrimination.
  • Physical health and/or abilities and related discrimination.
  • Racial, ethnic, cultural and/or religious minority status and related discrimination.
  • Sexual and/or gender minority status and related discrimination.

Personal Circumstances

  • Non-U.S. citizen or immigrant experiences.

Academic Culture

  • Considering a non-academic path after grad school.
  • Dealing with politics and conflict with faculty or peers.
  • Decoding and demystifying academic culture and norms.
  • Uncertainty about staying in grad school.