Anu Ramaswami

Role
Urban infrastructures, sustainability, health and equity
Title
Sanjay Swani '87 Professor of India Studies. Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, and the Princeton Environmental Institute. Director, Chadha Center for Global India.
Bio/Description

Anu Ramaswami is the Sanjay Swani '87 Professor of India Studies, and a professor of civil and environmental engineering at the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and the High Meadows Environmental Institute. An interdisciplinary environmental engineer recognized as a pioneer and leader on the topic of sustainable urban infrastructure systems, Ramaswami’s work explores how seven key sectors — water, energy, food, buildings, mobility, connectivity, waste management and green/public spaces — shape human and environmental well-being, from local to global scales. She brings expertise across multiple disciplines, including environmental science and engineering, industrial ecology, public health and public affairs, with a human-centered and systems focus. Ramaswami is director of Princeton’s Chadha Center for Global India.

On Twitter: @AnuRamaswami