Kristen Day

SCB, Professor | New York City, United States


Kristen Day is Professor and Head of the Department of Technology, Culture and Society at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University. Day's research and teaching explore issues of social justice in urban environments, with a special focus on health.

She is active in research on planning and design for physical activity. Her current research examines features of urban environments that are associated with decreased physical activity and increased obesity in rapidly growing cities in China.

Kristen Day


International Research Seed Funding, Peer Review Panel (2013, 2014)

Research Seed Funding Winner (2012)

CTBUH Initiatives

1 September 2012

NYU Team Wins First CTBUH Research Seed Funding

A research team from the Polytechnic Institute of New York University has won the CTBUH’s first research seed funding grant for a research project based in China.