Jay Keasling: Doing a World of Good

In this Doing a World of Good Raj and Kamla Gupta Podcast episode, host Bob Knorpp speaks with Dr. Jay Keasling, the Philomanthia Professor of Alternative Energy at the University of California, Berkley; Senior Faculty Scientist at Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory; and CEO of the Joint BioEnergy Institute. 

He discusses the success of his team’s pioneering efforts in the Metabolic Engineering space, receiving the Doing a World of Good medal, and his current work aimed at helping to end dependence on fossil fuels and reduce environmental impact.

The AIChE Foundation’s Doing a World of Good Medal, is an award that salutes the achievements of an individual who has advanced the societal contributions of engineers. 

Learn more about the Doing a World of Good Campaign.

Listen to AIChE-Doing a World of Good No. 21 with Jay Keasling using the audio player below or subscribe below.

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