Professor Anne Steinemann

  • Room: Level: 03 Room: C315
  • Building: Engineering Block C
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Buildings and Health
  • Consumer Product Emissions
  • Drought Indicators
  • Hazard Reduction
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Tropics and Sustainability

Personal webpage

https://au.linkedin.com/in/anne-steinemann-467b6572

Biography

Anne Steinemann is Professor of Civil Engineering, and Chair of Sustainable Cities, at the University of Melbourne, Australia; and Professor of Engineering, and Chair of Sustainable Infrastructure, at James Cook University, Australia. She is internationally recognised for her research in areas of engineering and sustainability, such as healthy built environments, consumer product emissions, and drought management. Professor Steinemann serves as adviser to governments and industries around the world, and has directed more than $24 million in competitive research funding. Her work has resulted in new federal and state legislation, agency policies, and industry practices. Professor Steinemann received the US National Science Foundation CAREER Award, and the highest teaching awards at the college, university, and national levels. An interdisciplinary scholar, she has published articles in leading journals in engineering, sciences, policy, and public health, as well as two textbooks: Microeconomics for Public Decisions, and Exposure Analysis. In addition to academic recognition, Professor Steinemann's research and journal articles have received significant international media coverage, spanning more than 1,000 major newspapers, magazines, and broadcast stations across six continents. Professor Steinemann's previous positions include Program Manager at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Professor of Public Affairs, and Director of the Water Center, at the University of Washington; and Associate Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She was also Visiting Professor at Stanford University, Florida Institute of Technology, and Linköping University in Sweden. Dr. Steinemann received her Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University. For more information, please visit her website: www.drsteinemann.com

Recent publications

  1. Steinemann A. Chemical sensitivity, asthma, and effects from fragranced consumer products: national population study in Sweden. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2019, Vol. 12, Issue 2. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0640-y
  2. Steinemann A. Chemical sensitivity, asthma, and effects from fragranced consumer products: National Population Study in the United Kingdom. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2019, Vol. 12, Issue 4. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-00655-8
  3. Goodman N, Wheeler A, Paevere PJ, Agosti G, Nematollahi N, Steinemann A. Emissions from dryer vents during use of fragranced and fragrance-free laundry products. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2019, Vol. 12, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0643-8
  4. Steinemann A. Fragrance inhalation and adverse health effects.. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2019, Vol. 106, Issue 16. DOI: 10.1016/j.yrtph.2019.05.007
  5. Steinemann A, Goodman N. Fragranced consumer products and effects on asthmatics: an international population-based study. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2019, Vol. 12, Issue 6. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-019-00693-w
  6. Steinemann A. International prevalence of chemical sensitivity, co-prevalences with asthma and autism, and effects from fragranced consumer products. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2019, Vol. 12, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-019-00672-1
  7. Steinemann A. International prevalence of fragrance sensitivity. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health. Springer. 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-019-00699-4
  8. Steinemann A. Ten questions concerning fragrance-free policies and indoor environments. BUILDING AND ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier. 2019, Vol. 159. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.03.052
  9. Steinemann A. Exposures and effects from fragranced consumer products in Sweden. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0565-5
  10. Steinemann A, Wheeler A, Larcombe A. Fragranced consumer products: effects on asthmatic Australians. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 4. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0560-x
  11. Steinemann A. Fragranced consumer products: effects on asthmatics. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-017-0536-2
  12. Steinemann A. Fragranced consumer products: effects on autistic adults in the United States, Australia, and United Kingdom. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 10. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0625-x
  13. Steinemann A. Fragranced consumer products: sources of emissions, exposures, and health effects in the UK. AIR QUALITY ATMOSPHERE AND HEALTH. Springer. 2018, Vol. 11, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0550-z
  14. Goodman N, Wheeler A, Paevere PJ, Selleck PW, Cheng M, Steinemann A. Indoor volatile organic compounds at an Australian university. BUILDING AND ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier. 2018, Vol. 135. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.02.035
  15. Steinemann A. National Prevalence and Effects of Multiple Chemical Sensitivities. JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2018, Vol. 60, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000001272

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