Education: Goucher College, BS; Yale University, MS
From: Austin, TX
Formerly chief international officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a faculty member at the University of Texas at Austin, Abbott is married to Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg.
University of Texas, faculty, director of the Center for Science and Practice of Sustainability
American Association for the Advancement of Science, chief international officer
National Research Council , executive director sustainable development; director of international programs