Emily Carter

Position
Associate Lab Director for Applied Materials and Sustainability Sciences
Role
Title
Associate Lab Director for Applied Materials and Sustainability Sciences
Bio/Description

Associate Lab Director for Applied Materials and Sustainability Sciences

Emily Carter is the Associate Laboratory Director for Applied Materials and Sustainability Sciences and also the senior strategic advisor for sustainability science at PPPL and the Gerhard R. Andlinger '52 Professor in Energy and the Environment and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University. She most recently was executive vice chancellor and provost at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and previously served as dean of the Princeton University School of Engineering and Applied Science. Prior to that she was  founding director of Princeton University’s Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment. She received a Ph.D. in chemistry from the California Institute of Technology in 1987 and has received numerous honors including election to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the U.S. National Academy of Inventors, and the U.S. National Academy of Engineering.