Program: Interdisciplinary PhD in Urban Design and Planning

Barbara Rodriguez Droguett is a PhD student and graduate research assistant in the College of Built Environments at the University of Washington. Her research is focused on whole building life cycle assessment and building materials supply chains.

Previously she was the Chief Sustainability Officer at the Center for Innovation, Research and Development of Building Structures and Materials at the Universidad de Chile. While there she lead research and collaboration efforts between academia, industry and government in order to develop technically feasible and cost effective industrial ecology solutions for private and public organizations.