Michael Oppenheimer

Role
Sea level rise, its projected effects on coastal flooding and public policies to adapt
Title
Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs and the Princeton Environmental Institute. Director, Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment.
Bio/Description

Michael Oppenheimer, a leading international expert on climate change, is the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs and the High Meadows Environmental Institute at Princeton University. He also serves as director of the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE) at the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. Oppenheimer is a long-time participant in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007. He serves as a coordinating lead author on IPCC’s Special Report on Oceans, Cryosphere and Climate Change, and as a review editor on the group’s Sixth Assessment Report. 

On Twitter: @ClimateOpp