Past Researchers

Associate Research Scholars and Postdoctoral Research Associates (former)

  • Pratikshya Bohra-Mishra (2012-2016) Director of Research and Planning, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Greater Boston, MA
  • Bethany Bradley (2006-2009) Professor, Department of Environmental Conservation, UMass- Amherst
  • Keynyn Brysse (2008-2011) Freelance Editor and Contract Copy Editor for Taylor & Francis; Editor/Proofreader for Scribendi 
  • Ruohong Cai (2011-2014) Vice President Model Risk Governance and Review, J.P. Morgan Chase , NYC
  • Simon Donner (2002-2007) Professor, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  • Lyndon Despard Estes (2008-2017) Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Clark University
  • Shuaizhang Feng (2008-2010)  Professor and Dean of the Institute for Economic and Social Research at Jinan University, Guangzhou China.
  • Gregory Garner (2016-2018) Climate Change Data Scientist,  Gro Intelligence NY, NY
  • Stefan Gerber – Associate Professor, Landscape Biogeochemistry, Department of Soil and Water Science, University of Florida
  • Josh Hooker (2005-2008) Research staff, Environmental Science Division, University of Redding, UK
  • Sol Hsiang (2011-2013) Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy and Co-Director of the Climate Impact Lab, Goldman School of Public Policy, University Of California, Berkeley
  • Elmira Kalhor (2019-2022) Private research consulting
  • Robert Kopp (2007-2009) Professor Earth and Planetary Sciences, co-director University Office of Climate Action, Rutgers University
  • Stephanie Lackner (2017-2019), Senior Economist at the Health Economics department of the Austrian National Public Health Institute (GÖG – Gesundheit Östereich GmbH)
  • Rachel Licker (2012-2016) Principal Climate Scientist, Climate and Energy, Union of Concerned Scientists, Washington , DC
  • Christopher Little (2012-2014) Climate Scientist, Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER), Boston, MA
  • Yonggang Liu (2012-2015) Research Professor Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Peking University
  • Kyle Meng (VRC 2013-2014) Associate Professor, Bren School, Department of Economics, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Vaishali Naik (2003-2007) Physical Scientist, NOAA/GFDL, Princeton
  • Jessica O'Reilly (2008-2010) Associate Professor, Lugar School of Global and International Studies, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Ben Schenkel (WWS/CEE 2015-2017)  Research Scientist - Cooperative Institute for Severe and High-Impact Weather Research and Operations & NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory University of Oklahoma
  • Adam Schneider (2017-2020), Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Lisa Thalheimer ( 2021-2022) Senior Researcher United Nations University - Institute for Environment and Human Security, Bonn, Germany
  • Nathan Urban (2010-2011) Group Leader/Computational Scientist, Applied Mathematics, Brookhaven National Lab
  • Mark Vardy (2016-2018), Faculty, Department of criminology Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond, Canada
  • Emmi Yonekura (2012-2015) Associate Physical Scientist, RAND Corporation
  • Alice Tianbo Zhang (2019-2020) Assistant Professor of Economics, Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics at Washington & Lee University
  • Lei Zhao (2015-2018) Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois


Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment
Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
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Assistant: Charles Crosby
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