Dean (former), Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University
Bill Chameides is the former dean of Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment. His research focuses on elucidating the causes of and remedies for global, regional and urban environmental change and identifying more sustainable pathways forward. An atmospheric chemist, Bill is a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, a fellow of the American Geophysical Union and a recipient of the AGU’s MacElwane Award. He has authored or co-authored 140 peer-reviewed papers and eight books. He blogs at TheGreenGrok.com, ScientificAmerican.com, The Huffington Post and National Geographic’s Great Energy Challenge blog.