Past Event

The Earth Institute Postdoctoral Symposium: Meeting the Challenges of Sustainable Development in a Changing World

November 7, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 555
The Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research program is unique in its mission to train a generation of professionals equipped to address some of the world's most urgent problems. The symposium highlights the work of current Postdoctoral Researchers: • Winslow Hansen, “Global hotspots of forest priming to climate variability” • James Jones, “Weather, emissions, and outdoor air pollution: Implications of climate change" • J. Nicolas Hernandez-Aguilera, “Playing to adapt: Gamification impact on smallholder’s access to climate services” • Kai Kornhuber, “Concurrent heatwaves and simultaneous breadbasket failures” • Pilar Fernández, “Humans and ticks in urban areas: Human behavior as a coupling process linking ticks and Lyme disease cases” The Symposium will be presented and moderated by John C. Mutter, Director of Graduate Studies, Sustainable Development Ph.D. program; Director, Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research program; Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Professor, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. This event will also be available via Livestream:

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Samantha Ostrowski