Kevin Teichman, Ph.D.

Dr. Kevin Teichman was the Senior Science Advisor in the Office of Research and Development (ORD) at the U.S. EPA from which he retired in June 2020. In addition to providing advice on all aspects of ORD’s research programs, he coordinates ORD’s research efforts with other Federal agencies and organizations. Most recently, he has been working to coordinate interagency research devoted to hydraulic fracturing, net zero environmental impact buildings, and applications and sensors for air pollutants. Prior to assuming his current position, he served as the ORD Deputy Assistant Administrator for Science, where he led the planning of ORD’s research program and supervised the office’s National Program Directors. The ORD research program covers all aspects of environmental research, including research devoted to air, climate, and energy; safe and sustainable water resources; chemical safety for sustainability; sustainable and healthy communities; human health risk assessment; and homeland security.