Carol S. Carmichael, Ph.D.Carol S. Carmichael, Ph.D.

Prior to coming to Caltech, Dr. Carol Carmichael was the director of the Institute for Sustainable Technology and Development at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The Institute's activities were designed to weave concepts of sustainable technology and development into the curriculum, research programs, and management of the Georgia Tech campus. She has over 20 years of experience in technology and science policy, with a particular emphasis on sustainability policy and research on educational approaches for developing contextual competence in engineering education. Dr. Carmichael serves on the editorial boards of The Pollution Prevention Review and The International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education.