Rachel Steratore

Rachel Steratore
Associate Policy Researcher
Off Site Office


Ph.D. in engineering and public policy, Carnegie Mellon University; M.S. in geography, McGill Univ; B.S. in environmental science, Park University


Rachel Dryden Steratore (she/her) is an Associate Policy Researcher with expertise at the intersection of extreme event climate attribution and social and behavioral science. She leverages quantitative and qualitative methods to identify and overcome cognitive, affective, material, and social barriers to effective decision making on topics from weather- and climate-related risks to anti-terrorism technologies. Steratore earned her Ph.D. in engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University.