Neelam Modi

Graduate Student Researcher

Office: Frances Searle Building 1-459C


Research Interests: Utilizing social network analysis methods to advance theories of social influence in various organizational contexts

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Keywords: Social influence, organizational behavior, network modeling, statistical modeling

Neelam is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Industrial Engineering & Management Science Program at Northwestern University. To learn more about her, please visit her personal website here, follow her Twitter account @neelamjmodi, or connect with her on LinkedIn here.


  • M.S. Industrial Engineering & Management Sciences, Evanston, IL
  • B.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill & North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
  • B.S. Economics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Project Contributions:

  • Family Planning:  Understanding the demand-side barriers to contraceptive adoption through the diffusion of attitudes, behaviors, and beliefs within low-uptake communities
  • Science of Team Science: Understanding and assembling cross-boundary “dream teams” to conduct clinical and translational science
  • Multi-Competitor Product Design: Predicting consumer product considerations and choices via social influence effects