Bennett Smith Professor of Business and Natural Resources
BACKGROUND / Academic and professional background:
Ph. D. in Biology, University of British Columbia. Worked for 23 years at Brookhaven National Laboratory studying primary production and climate in the oceans. In 1998 I moved to Rutgers University where I direct the Rutgers Energy Institute.
ACHIEVEMENT/ What is your project, initiative, start-up, company all about?:
My research focus is on alternative energy production and energy policy.
LOCATION/ In which city, country, part of the world do you conduct your activities?
New Brunswick, New Jersey – USA
IMPACT/ What is the positive economic, social, political, environmental…of the activity, project, initiative, start-up, company?
Working at a university, the primary product of our endeavors is brains. We educate the inventors, entrepreneurs and policy makers of the future.
QUOTE/ A saying, quote or reference phrase that tells something about you:
Every crisis provides an opportunity for society to rise to the occasion.