People & Partners

  • Edward Maibach

    Edward Maibach

    Edward Maibach – a Mason distinguished University Professor – is a communication scientist who is expert in the uses of…

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  • Bob Inglis

    Bob Inglis

    Bob Inglis was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1992, having never run for office before. He represented Greenville-Spartanburg, South…

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  • Mona Sarfaty

    Mona Sarfaty

    Mona Sarfaty, MD MPH FAAFP, is the Director of the Program on Climate and Health within the Center for Climate…

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  • Connie Roser-Renouf, PhD

    Connie Roser-Renouf, PhD

    Connie Roser-Renouf is an Associate Research Professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. Her research…

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  • Teresa Myers

    Teresa Myers

    Teresa Myers is an Assistant Research Professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. She is…

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  • Anthony Leiserowitz

    Anthony Leiserowitz

    Anthony Leiserowitz, Ph.D. is Director of the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication at the Yale School of Forestry &…

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  • June A. Flora

    June A. Flora

    June A. Flora, PhD, is a senior research scientist at Stanford University’s Human Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research Institute (HSTAR)…

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  • Matthew Nisbet

    Matthew Nisbet

    Matthew C. Nisbet, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Affiliate Associate Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs…

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  • Sander van der Linden

    Sander van der Linden

    Sander van der Linden, Ph.D., is a University Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Social Psychology at the University of Cambridge, where…

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  • Katherine E. Rowan

    Katherine E. Rowan

    Katherine E. Rowan (Ph.D., Purdue University) is professor of communication at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Her research concerns…

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  • John Cook

    John Cook

    John Cook is a research assistant professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University, researching cognitive…

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  • Mohamed Ahmed

    Mohamed Ahmed

    Mohamed “Moe” Ahmed is currently the Financial Manager at the Center for Climate Change Communication (4C) as well as a…

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  • Andrew Light

    Andrew Light

    Andrew Light is University Professor and Director of the Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy at George Mason University.  He…

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  • Hilary Boudet

    Hilary Boudet

    Hilary Boudet is an Assistant Professor of Climate Change and Energy in the Department of Sociology at the School of…

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  • Jagadish Thaker

    Jagadish Thaker

    JT or JAGADISH THAKER (Ph.D. George Mason University) is a Lecturer at the School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing, Massey…

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  • Lauren Feldman

    Lauren Feldman

    Lauren Feldman is an Assistant Professor in the School of Communication & Information at Rutgers University. Her research focuses on…

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  • Alex Bozmoski

    Alex Bozmoski

    Alex leads E&EI’s policy development and educational programming. Prior to joining E&EI at its inception in 2012, Bozmoski spent four…

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  • Melinda R. Weathers

    Melinda R. Weathers

    Dr. Melinda R. Weathers is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Clemson University. Her scholarly interests…

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  • Neil Stenhouse

    Neil Stenhouse

    Neil Stenhouse is an assistant professor in the Department of Life Sciences Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His teaching…

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  • Karen L. Akerlof

    Karen L. Akerlof

    Karen L. Akerlof is a research assistant professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. Her…

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  • Stephen J. Farnsworth

    Stephen J. Farnsworth

    Stephen J. Farnsworth, Ph.D., is professor of political science and international affairs at the University of Mary Washington, where he…

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  • Sol Hart

    Sol Hart

    Sol Hart is an Assistant Professor in both Communication Studies and the Program in the Environment at the University of…

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  • Allison Engblom

    Allison Engblom

    Allison is a first-year MA student in the Department of Communication concentrating in science communication. She has recently joined 4C…

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  • David Perkins

    David Perkins

    David Perkins (D.J.) is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. He…

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  • Chris Clarke

    Chris Clarke

    Chris Clarke is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at George Mason University as well as a 4C…

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  • Jenell Walsh-Thomas

    Jenell Walsh-Thomas

    Jenell is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy (ESP). Her dissertation research is focused on…

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  • John Kotcher

    John Kotcher

    John recently completed his Ph.D. at George Mason University’s Science Communication program, and he currently works as a Post-doctoral Research…

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  • Justin Rolfe-Redding

    Justin Rolfe-Redding

    Justin Rolfe-Redding is a doctoral candidate under Professor Ed Maibach.  His research has addressed topics in the social science of climate change such…

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  • Joanna Nurmis

    Joanna Nurmis

    Joanna Nurmis is a doctoral candidate in Journalism Studies at the University of Maryland. She joined the field of media…

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  • Mohammad Tarikul Islam

    Mohammad Tarikul Islam

    Mohammad Tarikul Islam is a Lecturer with the Department of Government and Politics at Jahangirnagar University in Bangladesh. His research…

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  • Lindsey  Beall

    Lindsey Beall

    Lindsey Beall is a doctoral student and a Presidential Scholar in the Department of Communication. She has a strong theoretical…

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  • Kristin Timm

    Kristin Timm

    Kristin Timm is a first year doctoral student in the Department of Communication, and she is currently a research assistant…

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  • Marybeth Montoro

    Marybeth Montoro

    Marybeth Bernhard Montoro, MPH, CPH, is a Health Education Researcher at the Program for Climate and Health in the Center…

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  • Tania Ouariachi Peralta

    Tania Ouariachi Peralta

    Tania is a current Fullbright Visiting Scholar at the 4C, and Ph.D. student in Social Sciences at University of Granada (Spain),…

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  • Xiaoquan Zhao

    Xiaoquan Zhao

    Xiaoquan Zhao is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication at George Mason University and a faculty affiliate in…

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  • Elizabath Ban Rohring

    Elizabath Ban Rohring

    Elizabeth is a part-time PhD student in the Department of Communication at George Mason University. Her main research interests are…

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  • Our fortuitous and highly productive partnership with YPCCC began in 2007, the day we opened our doors. Earlier that year,…

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  • Our partnership with the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology began in 2014 when we surveyed their members about…

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  •   Our partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) began in 2013, when we collaborated with AAP members in…

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  • Our partnership with the American Thoracic Society began in 2013 when we surveyed their members about climate change and health. …

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  • Our partnership with American Meteorological Society (AMS) began in 2009, when they helped us conduct a highly ambitious census survey…

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  • Our partnership with Climate Central began in 2009, when we jointly proposed an NSF research grant to explore the potential…

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  • In 2008 and 2012, we collaborated with the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) on national surveys…

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  • Our partnership with the National Medical Association began in 2013 when we surveyed their members about climate change and health. …

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  • Our partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) began in 2010, when we jointly proposed – with Climate Central,…

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  • Energy Foundation

    Energy Foundation

    The Energy Foundation's Climate Program seeks to build support for effective policies that would put a price on carbon and help…

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  • Grantham Foundation

    Grantham Foundation

    The Grantham Foundation supports communication and collaboration in environmental protection, with an emphasis on climate change. The foundation focuses on…

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  • Linden Trust for Conservation

    Linden Trust for Conservation

    Founded in 2006 by Larry Linden, formerly a Partner at McKinsey and Goldman Sachs, the Linden Trust for Conservation (LTC)…

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  • NASA

    NASA

    NASA monitors Earth's vital signs from land, air and space with a fleet of satellites and ambitious airborne and ground-based…

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  • National Park Service

    National Park Service

    Today's rapid climate change challenges national parks in ways we've never seen before. Glaciers are retreating at an unprecedented rate,…

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  • National Science Foundation

    National Science Foundation

    Climate has a pervasive effect on the U.S. through its impact on the environment, natural resources, and the economy. To…

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  • Rockefeller Family Fund

    Rockefeller Family Fund

    Since 2006, the Rockefeller Family Fund (RFF) has focused its Environment program almost exclusively on climate change. The program emphasizes…

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  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) recognizes the serious health consequences of climate change. Extreme heat, for example, can exacerbate…

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  • Town Creek Foundation

    Town Creek Foundation

    Since 2006 Maryland has taken major steps to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from cars and power plants, and to…

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  • Emily Vraga

    Emily Vraga

    Emily Vraga is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at George Mason University. Her research focuses on how…

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  • Ashley Anderson

    Ashley Anderson

    Ashley Anderson is an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism and Media Communication at Colorado State University. Her research…

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  • Our partnership with the National Park Service started in 2012, when we jointly developed a climate change communication summer internship…

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  • Our partnership with The Climate Museum began in 2014, before it existed as a legal entity*, when the museum’s director,…

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  • Thomas S. Bateman

    Thomas S. Bateman

    Thomas S. Bateman is Bank of America Eminent Scholar at the McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia.  Tom’s field…

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  • Dr. Sara Cobb, (Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst) is a Professor at The School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR)…

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