Madeleine Galvin is a Research Assistant on the Urban Transformation team for WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. She is assisting with the development of the WRI Ross Prize for Cities, which is in its first year.
Madeleine has a wide range of research experiences that span a variety of subjects and nations, including work on infrastructure investment portfolios in Upstate New York, sustainable nighttime lighting in Cartagena, Colombia, and Transit-Oriented Development in Rome, Italy. She has worked with both the public and private sectors and is interested in how they can be successfully intertwined to optimize modern city life.
She finished her B.S. in Urban and Regional Studies from Cornell University's school of Architecture, Art, and Planning in the spring of 2018.