Kevin Teichman

Dr. Kevin Teichman is the Senior Science Advisor in the Office of Research and Development (ORD) at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. In addition to providing advice on all aspects of ORD’s research programs, Dr. Teichman has been co-leading efforts to implement EPA’s Public Access Policy and coordinating ORD’s interagency research devoted to hydraulic fracturing, net zero environmental impact buildings, and metrology and environmental policy.

Prior to assuming his current position, Dr. Teichman served as the ORD Deputy Assistant Administrator for Science, where he led the planning of ORD’s research program and supervised the office’s National Program Directors. Dr. Teichman also previously served as the Director of the Office of Science Policy (OSP) within ORD. In this capacity, he coordinated ORD’s participation in EPA's policymaking in all media to ensure the Agency’s policies were informed by sound science.

Dr. Teichman has B.S. and M.S. degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. degree from the University of California at Berkeley, all in Mechanical Engineering. He lives in Derwood, Maryland, where he and his wife Marsha are proud “empty nesters.”

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