Dr. Braden Allenby

Brad Allenby, Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics, Arizona State University
“Russia at the Gates: The Fall of the American Empire”

Brad Allenby is Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics, and President’s Professor of Engineering, at Arizona State University.  He holds a BA from Yale University, a J.D. and M.S. in economics from the University of Virginia, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in environmental science from Rutgers University.  He is an expert in emerging military/security technologies and weaponized narrative.

Braden Allenby is Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics, and professor of civil, environmental and sustainable engineering, and of law, at Arizona State University. Previously, he was the Environment, Health and Safety vice president for AT&T. At Arizona State, he is the founding director of the Center for Earth Systems Engineering and Management, and the founding chair of the Consortium for Emerging Technologies, Military Operations, and National Security. Allenby's areas of expertise include emerging technologies, industrial ecology, sustainable engineering and earth systems engineering and management. His latest books are The Techno-Human Condition, Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Engineering and The Theory and Practice of Sustainable Engineering. Currently an AAAS Fellow, a Batten Fellow in Residence at the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Business Administration and a fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts, Manufactures & Commerce, Allenby previously was the U.S. Naval Academy Stockdale Fellow, a Templeton Fellow, and the J. Herbert Hollowman Fellow at the National Academy of Engineering. Allenby received his bachelor's degree from Yale University, his law degree and master's degree in economics from the University of Virginia, and his master's and doctoral degrees in environmental sciences from Rutgers University. He has previously lectured at Chautauqua as part of the Lincoln Applied Ethics Series.