Arun Majumdar is the inaugural dean of Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability

Majumdar, a mechanical engineering professor is currently serving as the chair of the advisory board to the U.S. Secretary of Energy and has expertise in energy solutions and policies.

Arun Majumdar is the inaugural dean of Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability
Arun Majumder. Courtesy: Stanford.

Arun Majumdar, an Indian American who is internationally recognized as an expert in advanced energy systems, and renewable energy, will serve as the inaugural dean of the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability.

The institution announced that Majumdar, who is currently the chair of the advisory council to the US Secretary of Energy, will begin his new role on June 15.