Stephanie A. Tanverakul is an assistant policy researcher at RAND and a Ph.D candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. Prior to joining Pardee RAND, she was an associate civil engineer at Schaaf and Wheeler Consulting Engineers, focused on water resources projects. She is a registered professional engineer in the state of California.
Tanverakul has an M.S. in civil and environmental engineering from San Jose State University and a B.S. in environmental engineering from the University of California, Merced. Her research interests include water supply, environmental and natural resource management, infrastructure, global climate change, environmental sustainability, and technology policy.