Damon Chaky

Title: Associate ProfessorDepartment: Math and ScienceEmail: dchaky@pratt.eduPhone: (718) 636-3762 Fax: (718) 399-4482Location: Brooklyn Campus, Activity Resource Center LL

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14/FA-MSCI-210-02 Science & Society

14/FA-MSCI-210-01 Science & Society

14/SP-MSCI-210-01 Science & Society

14/SP-MSCI-210-02 Science & Society

14/FA-MSCI-436-01 Toxics in the Environment

14/FA-MSCI-536-01 Toxics in the Environment

14/FA-MSCI-610-02 Science of Sustainability

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Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Geology (Geochemistry)
M.S., Mississippi State University; Geology
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Environmental Engineering


Dr. Chaky’s research focuses on the sources, transport and fate of pollutants in the urban environment, particularly that of New York City. He regularly teaches Science of Sustainability, Ecology for Architects, Toxics in the Environment, and the elective course Science and Society. Dr. Chaky is active in Sustainable Pratt, a group of students, faculty and staff that works to position Pratt as a leader in sustainable, ecologically-aware design and architecture.