Lisa Marshall

Director of Outreach, Retention & Engagement - Lecturer - Adviser

Educational Outreach Director, Consortium for Nonproliferation Enabling Capabilities (CNEC)

Lecturer, NC State College of Engineering, “Introduction to Engineering & Problem Solving” (first year students)
Lecturer, NC State Summer Study Abroad in Engineering, STS & International Relations, “Geographies of Energy”
(rising sophomore, junior & senior students; China, Puerto Rico & others under development)
Program Director & Lecturer, NC State Nuclear Engineering Spring Break Research Experience
Program Director & Lecturer, NC State Young Investigators’ Summer Program in Nuclear Engineering
(high school rising juniors & seniors as well as graduating seniors)
Program Director & LecturerScience Teachers’ Workshop in Nuclear Engineering


NC State Nuclear Brochure
2-minute & 5-minute Departmental Spotlights
2019-2020 Senior Design Presentations
2020 Graduation Student Moments
Departmental News 
(select photos & stories)
Educational Videos (future), X-Energy team of APRA-E project named GEMINA

Select On-Campus Roles…

Chair, NC State’s Association for Women Faculty (AWF)
Vice-Chair, NC State Sigma Xi Society, a scientific research society
Working Advisory Council, NC State’s Women in Science & Engineering
Committee Member, NC State Fellowship Advising Office
Faculty Mentor, NC State Global Perspective Certificate Program
Faculty Mentor, NC State Grand Challenges Scholars Program
Faculty Mentor, NC State Pack Promise (former)
Member, NC State Student Conduct Board

Select Off-Campus Roles…

2020-2023 Committee Member (nominated), American Association of Geographers (AAG) Enhancing Diversity Committee
2020- National Nuclear Engineering Department Communications Partners
2017-20 Board of Directors’ Member, American Nuclear Society
2020- ANS External Affairs Committee Member (former chair, ANS Communications Committee)
2019- ANS Development Committee Member
2019- ANS Radiation Rapid Response Team Member
Program Chair, ANS Education Training, Workforce & Development Division (past division chair)
Vice Chair (ongoing), Diversity & Inclusion in ANS (DIA)
Nuclear Engineering Board of Advisers, University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Region II Communications Committee Member, US Women in Nuclear
Reviewer, National, Regional & University Fellowship & Scholarship Committees
2019- Peer Reviewer, Journal for Women & Minorities in Technology
Advisory Review Panel Member, US Department of Energy, Harnessed Atom (STEM curriculum for teachers & students)
Reviewer (ongoing), ANS

Upcoming Conference Roles…

Technical Committee Member, 2021 ANS Conference on Nuclear Training and Education (CONTE) Biennial International Forum (2017-present)

Adviser, 2021 ANS National Student Conference

Student Programs Chair, 2021 ANS M&C: International Conference on Mathematics & Computational Methods

Early Career Program Committee, SMiRT 25 (Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, 2019)

Organizing Committee, 2019 American Society of Engineering Education – Southeastern Conference (ASEE)

Select Papers/Conferences…

Marshall, Lisa (2021) “Gender equity and reduced inequality – experiences, initiatives and best practice of the member universities” at University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) Conference, Wollongong, Australia (panelist)

Marshall, Lisa (2020). “Geographies of Energy – a course in socio-technical decision making” in Nuclear Technology Special Issue (under review)

Marshall, Lisa. (2019). “Energy Geographies: a course in socio-technical decision making”  at the Organization of Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD) Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), International Workshop on the Nuclear Social Science Nexus: challenges & opportunities for speaking across the disciplinary divide. (invited presentation)

Griffin, Clifford & Lisa Marshall (2019). “Creating a Sustainable International Program at NC State University”. 22nd Annual Colloquium on International Engineering Education, Cincinnati Ohio, October 2019 (presentation)

Marshall, Lisa (2019) “Graduate School 101” at American Nuclear Society –Student Conferences (annually since 2013, workshop organizer & presenter)

Marshall, Lisa. “Nuclear Energy: Technical Overview & Global Implications” at Global Issues Seminar on Energy, Office of International Affairs, NC State University, Raleigh NC, December 2015 (presentation & moderator)

Marshall, Lisa. Public Perceptions of Nuclear Science in NC State’s Scholars’ Program Series “Research Unplugged”. NC State University, Raleigh NC, October 2014 (invited presentation)

Marshall, Lisa. Nuclear Engineering – gendered perspective for Women & Gender in Science & Technology course at NC State University, Raleigh NC, February 2013 (invited lecture)



Geography (Energy Studies)

UNC - Chapel Hill

Graduate Certificate

Geospatial Information Science

NC State University


Interdisciplinary Studies

Carleton University



Carleton University

Research Description

HONORS & AWARDS 2020 Engineering Champion for Women Award 2019 NC State Outstanding Engagement Award 2008 ANS Landis Public Communications & Education Award 2006 NC State College of Engineering Award for Excellence RESEARCH: Engineering education; energy studies; geospatial information science (GIS); science policy; strategic enrollment management (SEM; undergraduate & graduate)


Nuclear Education Program Scholarships at NC State University
US Nuclear Regulatory Commission(8/09/19 - 8/08/21)