2014 Scholars

Sadaf Tayefeh

Sadaf Tayefeh is a master’s student studying computer science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She received her bachelor’s degree in information technology at Amirkabir University of Technology. Her field of interest are HCI, user interface and user experience. She also enjoys web and mobile development.

“My mom got her Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in the best engineering school in Iran and she was the only daughter in her family that worked outside the house. She was my role model. She was the reason I decided to become an independent woman and to go into college.”