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The National Academy of Sciences and The National Academy of Engineering

Science & Engineering Ambassadors

The National Academy of Sciences and The National Academy of Engineering: Science & Engineering Ambassadors

Ambassadors

Michael Anness

Investment Manager, Alcoa Ventures

Robert Davis

John and Claire Bertucci Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Neil Donahue

Professor of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering and Director, Center for Atmospheric Particle Studies at Carnegie Mellon University

Christina Gabriel

President of the University Energy Partnership, a nonprofit organization that facilitates collaborative research to address the nation's energy transition challenge

Brian Gleeson

Director of the Center for Energy and the Harry S. Tack Chair in Materials Science in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Pittsburgh

George Guthrie

Focus-Area Leader for Geological and Environmental Sciences at DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory

Ale Hakala

Geochemist at DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory

Brent Henry

U.S. Engineering Manager, Power Systems Engineering at Eaton Corporation

Kate Jackson

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Westinghouse Electric Company

Steve Klara

Ph.D. Candidate in Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Hari Mantripragada

Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University

Joe Dallas Moore

Ph.D. Candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Bryan Morreale

Acting Focus Area Leader, Materials Science & Engineering at DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory

Paul Ohodnicki, Jr.

Materials Scientist, Chemistry & Surface Science Division at DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory

Rita Patel

Ph.D. Candidate in Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh

Gregory Reed

Associate Director of the Center for Energy and Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh

Ellis Robinson

Ph.D. Candidate in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Stephen Rose

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University

Ed Rubin

The Alumni Professor of Environmental Engineering and Science at Carnegie Mellon University

Brian Strazisar

Research Scientist, U.S. Department of Energy

Daniel Tkacik

Ph.D. Candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Jerry Whitaker

Retired President of Electrical Sector–Americas at Eaton Corporation

Ambassadors on the Move

Students graduate and new jobs lure people away. Here are Ambassadors emeritus who have left Pittsburgh and are spreading the importance of science communication in other places.

Lauren Jackson Powell

Materials Engineer at Custom Microwave, Inc.

Emmanuel Taylor

Graduate Student Research Fellow and Ph.D. Candidate, Electric Power Initiative at the University of Pittsburgh