Darlene Schuster serves as the Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainability, an AIChE Technological Community, where she oversees the industry, membership and youth-focused entities formed to advance the science and state of sustainability and the creation of the AIChE Sustainability Index (sm), a benchmark for industry. She also staffs the new AIChE Center for Energy Initiatives.
Dr. Schuster was the Clare Boothe Luce Chair of Chemical Engineering at Bucknell University, and held various engineering positions with Gulf Oil Production Research and Chevron Oil Field Research Company. She also was awarded a Science Policy Fellowship with the ACS, where she worked to educate congressional staff and Congress on technical policy issues and received the 2004 Technical Achievement Award from the Central Pennsylvania Engineers Council in part for contributions to novel technology product development and commercialization by her company, DP Group. Dr. Schuster holds a BSChE (WVU), MSChE (University of Pittsburgh),and PhD. (West Virginia University).
|March, 2015||SBE Special Section: Lignocellulosic Biofuels - Full 32-Page Supplement|
|March, 2015||SBE Special Section: Lignocellulosic Biofuels - SBE Update|
|January, 2015||Special Section: Measuring Sustainability - Full 24-Page Supplement|
|January, 2015||Special Section: Measuring Sustainability - Sustainability Trends in the Chemical Industry|
|January, 2015||Special Section: Measuring Sustainability - Sustainability: What We Measure We Can Improve|
|May, 2012||The AIChE Sustainability Index: The Factors in Detail|
|May, 2012||Benchmarking Sustainability|
|May, 2012||The Road to Sustainability|
|October, 2012||AIChE YCOSST Activities and an Overview of the Institute for Sustainability (IfS) - October, 2012|
|February, 2012||Outcomes of the EPA/NSP/AIChE Sustainable Supply Chain Design Workshop - February, 2012|
|December, 2011||Opportunities and Challenges of Waste-To-Energy - December, 2011|
|July, 2011||Current Trends in Industrial Sustainability: An AIChE Web Forum - July, 2011|