Megan Burak joined the Center on Global Energy Policy in August 2016 as an Administrative Coordinator. Before joining Columbia, Ms. Burak worked in the non-profit and academic fields. Most recently Ms. Burak served as the Program Coordinator for the Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists at the New York Academy of Sciences. Prior to her position with the Blavatnik Awards, Ms. Burak coordinated the academic laboratories in the Department of Biology at New York University. Ms. Burak holds Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Hartford.