Obama Nominates Mason Professor for NRC Seat

We are excited to spread the good word that Professor Allison Macfarlane, professor in Mason’s Environment Science and Policy and a member of the Biodefense faculty, has been nominated by President Obama to head the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the nation’s lead nuclear safety agency.
Known to Biodefense students from her course, BIOD 760 National Security Technology & Policy, Professor Macfarlane recently served as a member of Obama’s Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future. We are excited for her and look forward to hearing some great stories when she returns to Mason down the road.
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