Braden R. Allenby is currently Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics; Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering; Professor of Law; Founding chair, Consortium for Emerging Technologies, Military Operations, and National Security; and Founding Director, Center of Earth Systems Engineering and Management at Arizona State University, having moved from his previous position as the Environment, Health and Safety Vice President for AT&T in 2004.
He is also an AAAS Fellow, a US Naval Academy Stockdale Fellow, a Batten Fellow in Residence at the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts, Manufactures & Commerce, a 2008 AT&T Industrial Ecology Fellow, and a 2007-2008 Templeton Fellow.
Dr. Allenby received his BA from Yale University in 1972, his J. D. from the University of Virginia Law School in 1978, his Masters in Economics from the University of Virginia in 1979, his Masters in Environmental Sciences from Rutgers University in the Spring of 1989, and his Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences from Rutgers in 1992.
His areas of expertise include sustainable engineering, earth systems engineering and management, industrial ecology and Design for Environment. His latest books are Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Engineering, co-authored with Tom Graedel, published by Prentice-Hall in 2010; The Techno-Human Condition (with Dan Sarewitz, MIT Press, 2011); and The Theory and Practice of Sustainable Engineering (Prentice-Hall, 2011).