Susan J. Astley of Seattle, Washington is a professor of Epidemiology and Pediatrics at the University of Washington in Seattle. Astley is also the director and founder of the Washington State Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic & Prevention Network of clinics. She has served as the Chair of the Faculty Senate and currently serves as the Chair of the Faculty Equity Task Force. Astley received her B.S. at University Illinois, M.S. at Oregon State University, and her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from University of Washington.