School of Foreign Service
Joanna Lewis is an associate professor in the Science, Technology and International Affairs Program in the School of Foreign Service. She joined the Georgetown faculty in 2008. She is a member of the faculty advisory committees for the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues and the Georgetown Environment Initiative, and serves as convener of the Georgetown U.S.-China Climate Research Dialogue.
Lewis's major international activities include:
- P.I. of a National Science Foundation-funded project on International Partnerships and Technological Leapfrogging in China's Clean Energy Sector
- Faculty research affiliate in the China Energy Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
- Author of Green Innovation in China: China's Wind Power Industry and the Global Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy (2013) and lead author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s Fifth Assessment Report