David Gattie


Resident Fellow, Center for International Trade and Security

David Gattie is an Associate Professor of Engineering in the University of Georgia’s College of Engineering, School of Environmental, Civil, Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering, and a Resident Fellow in the University of Georgia’s Center for International Trade and Security. He has 14 years of private industry experience as an energy services engineer and environmental engineer. His research is in the area of energy policy and integrated energy resource planning for the power sector with a particular focus on the national security implications of U.S. nuclear power. Dr. Gattie established the university’s first environmental engineering undergraduate program in 2009, which he ushered through full accreditation in 2012, and he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in energy systems and energy security for both the College of Engineering and the Center for International Trade and Security. He also serves on the Advisory Board for the Energy Policy Institute at Boise State University and on the Advocacy Council for Nuclear Matters. Gattie earned his B.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Georgia.