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Soh Young In

Research Engineer, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr. Soh Young In leads research on Financial Innovation at the Sustainable Finance Initiative (SFI) of the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University, the main campus. She is also a Research Director of Sustainability at the Stanford Center at the Incheon Global Campus (SCIGC). Her interdisciplinary research integrates technology, finance, and policy innovation to accelerate the global net-zero transition. Dr. In's research project has supported investors, entrepreneurs, and policymakers to drive positive social and environmental impact alongside financial results. Dr. In won a research award from the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and the US Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Award by the US Department of Energy (US DOE). She completed her PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford University, MA in International Policy Studies at Stanford, concentrating in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources, and BA in Economics and Statistics from Columbia University. She has worked for Green Climate Fund (GCF), Boston Consulting Group (BCG), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Korea Development Bank (KDB), and Earth Institute at Columbia University.


PhD, Stanford University, Civil and Environmental Engineering (2019)
M.A., Stanford University, International Policy Studies (Academic Concentration: Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources) (2015)
B.A., Columbia University, Economics (major), Statistics (minor) (2008)