Allison Steiner is a Professor of atmospheric sciences in the Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering and the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Michigan. She received her B.S. in chemical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and her Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences from Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research uses and develops models to explore the interactions of the biosphere and atmosphere, with the goal of understanding the natural versus human influence on climate and atmospheric chemistry.
Dr. Steiner has been an editor at Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2014-2018), served on the National Research Council’s committee on The Future of Atmospheric Chemistry Research (2016) and is a current member of the National Academy of Sciences Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate.