- Raymond (1921) & Helen St. Laurent Career Development Professor
- Department of Chemical Engineering
Ariel L. Furst is the Raymond (1921) & Helen St. Laurent Career Development Professor of Chemical Engineering. She received a B.S. degree in Chemistry from the University of Chicago in 2010 and a Ph.D. from CalTech in 2015. She was an A. O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow in the lab of Prof. Matthew Francis at UC, Berkeley developing sensors to monitor environmental pollutants. Currently, her lab combines biological, chemical, and materials engineering to solve challenges in human health and environmental sustainability. She is passionate about STEM outreach and increasing participation of underrepresented groups in engineering.