- Dick and Barbara Dickinson Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biochemistry, California Institute of Technology (Caltech), USA
PhD in Evolution and Biological Engineering, UC Berkeley. Co-Founder, Gevo. Member: US National Academy of Engineering; Institute of Medicine; National Academy of Sciences; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; President's Council, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia. Judge, Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering. Draper Prize, US National Academy of Engineering (2011).