Associate Professor, Department of Geology and Planetary Science
University of Pittsburgh
Emily Elliott is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geology and Planetary Science at the University of Pittsburgh. She holds an M.S. and Ph.D. in Geography & Environmental Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and her research examines the relationship between human activities and the distribution of reactive nitrogen in the air, water, and land, in particular the influence of fossil fuel combustion sources. She also leads an NSF-funded effort to engage underrepresented teens in Earth Science issues and improve public literacy regarding the nexus of energy-environment-society issues.