Shalanda Baker
Published October 12, 2018
Updated April 3, 2021

Update: Baker is currently the Biden administration’s Deputy Director for Energy Justice, and is on a leave of absence from Northeastern.

Shalanda Baker is a professor of law, public policy and urban affairs at Northeastern University. She is an expert on energy and environmental policy.

Baker also founded the Energy Justice Program at the William S. Richardson School of Law of the University of Hawai’i. She is a Fulbright scholar and completed a William H. Hastie Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin Law School.

Prior to teaching, she worked as a corporate and project finance associate for the law firm Bingham McCutchen.

Expertise: Energy policy, environmental policy, sustainable development 

Location: Boston, Mass.


Phone: (617) 373-4070

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