Mahsa Mohaghegh

New Zealand
  • Position: Director of Women in Technology, Senior Lecturer
  • Organisation: Auckland University of Technology, School of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences
  • Country: New Zealand

Dr Mahsa Mohaghegh PhD is a computer engineer with a background in artificial intelligence and natural language processing. Mahsa is also the founder and director of the women’s technology group, a platform aimed at promoting STEM to the next generation, and creating networking opportunities for tertiary students and industry professionals in the digital sector. Her passion for promoting careers in technology to young women has been widely recognised, and she has received several nominations and awards for her efforts, including the Emerging Leader Award at the NZ Women of Influence Awards, and is also a finalist for New Zealander of the Year 2018.