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Hassnaa MohammedPhD Student, Design Studies


Hassnaa Mohammed is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Wisconsin- Madison in the School of Human Ecology studying Interior Architecture. Her research interest is in human behavior in Islamic sacred spaces. She is driven by her passion for community work and creating safe spaces that promote emotional and spiritual wellbeing from individuals of all backgrounds. Hassnaa received Dual Bachelors of Science in Interior Design and Communications Media from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, as well as her Masters of Art in Public Affairs with a focus on international development and Muslim women.

Education and Relevant Experience

MA- Public Affairs- Indiana University of Pennsylvania 2014-2015

Photography Certificate- Indiana University of Pennsylvania 2011-2014

Dual BA – Interior Design and Communications Media – Indiana University of Pennsylvania 2011-2013

Degree Program

  • Design Studies: PhD