Upali Nanda, PhD
Global Sector Director, Innovation
Assoc. AIA, EDAC, ACHE
Dr. Upali Nanda is Global Sector Director, Innovation and a Partner at HKS. Based in Detroit, Upali has extensive experience leading research projects in design practice with a focus on the impact of design on human health and perception. She is executive director of Center for Advanced Design Research and Evaluation, or CADRE, the research arm of HKS, and teaches as the Associate Professor of Practice at the Taubman School of Architecture and Urban Planning at University of Michigan.