Anna Palsteva is a researcher at the NYC Urban Soils Institute where she studies soil contamination and remediation. She also teaches at Brooklyn College, New York University, New York Botanical Gardens, and Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. She graduated from the PhD Program in Earth and Environmental Science at the Graduate Center.
In this episode of Alumni Aloud, we learn how Anna is cultivating a name for herself as a soil expert in New York City and beyond. She discusses her projects in both the community and in academia, her collaborations with colleagues in the U.S. and internationally, and how to create research connections and opportunities.
This episode’s interview was conducted by Abbie Turner. The music is “Corporate (Success)” by Scott Holmes.