Steven Barrett - CV

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Born 25 November 1982, London, United Kingdom
British Citizen

Education

  • PhD, Engineering, Cambridge University (2006 - 2009)
  • BA (Hons) MEng (Hons w/Distinction), Engineering, Cambridge University (2002 - 2006)

Experience

  • Director, MIT Electric Aircraft Initiative (2017 - present)
  • Visiting Professor (honorary appointment), Energy Institute, University College London (2016 - present)
  • Investigator, Singapore Center for Environmental Sensing and Modeling, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (2013 - present)
  • Director, Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment, MIT (2012 - present)
  • Associate Director, Partnership for Air Transportation Noise and Emissions Reduction (PARTNER) FAA Center of Excellence (2011 - 2015)
  • Professor, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT (2010 - present; Ranks: Assistant Professor 2010 - 2014; Associate Professor without Tenure 2014 - 2015; Associate Professor with Tenure 2016 - present)
  • University Lecturer, Department of Engineering, Cambridge University (2008 - 2010)

Committee Roles (Current)

  • Chair, Faculty Search Committee, MIT Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Chair, Aerospace Innovation Working Group, MIT Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Member, Committee on Student Life, MIT
  • Member, Oversight Committee, MIT Reserve Officers' Training Corps
  • Member, Massachusetts Global Warming Solutions Act Implementation Advisory Committee
  • Member, ICAO Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP) Impacts and Science Group
  • Member, UK Airport Capacity Consequences Leveraging Aviation Integrated Modelling (ACCLAIM) Advisory Board