Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
Rachel Sheinberg is a first-year doctoral student interested in the technologies and regulatory policies that will support the clean energy transition in California and beyond. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering from Brown University. Prior to joining UCLA’s Environment and Sustainability PhD program, Rachel worked at Sunwealth, an equity-focused solar financing company based out of Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is excited to expand upon her backgrounds in engineering and infrastructure financing in her policy research under Professor William Boyd and her work with Professor Rajit Gadh in UCLA’s Smart Grid Energy Research Center.