Susan Hackwood


Susan Hackwood is Executive Director of the California Council on Science and Technology (CCST) and a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Riverside.

CCST is a nonprofit corporation of 200-plus science and technology leaders of the highest distinction. Sponsored by the key academic and federal research institutions in California, CCST advises the state on all aspects of science and technology, including energy, information technologies, biotechnology, nanotechnology, stem cell research, healthcare technologies, climate change, disaster prevention technologies, intellectual property, technical workforce development and education.