Romina Tafazzoli

DSPG Summer Fellow
Romina Tafazzoli photo

Romina Tafazzoli is from Tehran, Iran, and a graduate student at Iowa State University studying master of community and regional planning and GIS certificate. She has a bachelor’s degree in city planning and master’s degree in urban planning from university of Tehran. So far at Iowa State University, Romina has been a teaching assistant for two courses of Urban Analytic Methods and Housing Policy, and the research assistant for the Episodic Intergenerational Homelessness study. She has the experience of professional job from Iran, having the positions of urban transportation project advisor and idea developer at a private planning consultant company named ShahrAndishan.

“My dream is to bring academy and practice of planning closer to each other and use my academic knowledge in practice world. DSPG helped me to make my dream a reality”

Area of Expertise: 
Community and Regional Planning
Community and Regional Planning (Masters)
Graduate GIS Certificate
B.S. City Planning, University of Tehran 2017
M.S. Urban Planning, University of Tehran 2020 Thesis: "Recognition of factors affecting bicycle promotion in the city of Bojnord and developing bicycle development strategic plan”