Staff and Student Researchers Directory

Scott Sklar


Scott Sklar

Director, GW Solar Institute

Scott Sklar steps up as Director of The GWU Solar Institute in August 2018. Sklar has a 40-year career in solar energy. For the last eight years, he has been an Adjunct Professor at The George Washington University, where he teaches three unique interdisciplinary sustainable energy courses and is an Affiliated Professor at CATIE, an international sustainable graduate university based in Costa Rica. He serves as Energy Director of GWU’s Environmental and Energy Management Institute (EEMI).

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Joshua Harmon

Program Manager

Josh Harmon is a recent graduate of the International Affairs M.A. program at George Washington University. He focused his master’s degree on energy security, power sector governance, and climate change and is currently seeking opportunities in the field. Before moving to Washington DC, Josh was a consultant for a boutique strategy firm in Chicago.