Tag: Faculty Associates

Call For Proposals: 2018-19 Faculty Research Fellows

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future announces a call for proposals for Faculty Research Fellows, Faculty Associates, and Sabbatical Leave Scholars for the 2018-19 academic year. Faculty Fellows, Associates, and Sabbatical Scholars are critical partners in achieving the Center’s core mission of developing and disseminating interdisciplinary, policy-relevant research on […]

Faculty Associate Muhammad Zaman Authors New Book on Counterfeit Drugs

Muhammad Zaman, a professor of Biomedical Engineering and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, is the author of a new book titled Bitter Pills: The Global War on Counterfeit Drugs published by Oxford University Press. The book provides a journalistic account of the increasingly common problem of counterfeit pills — which […]

Faculty Associate Henrik Selin Awarded Prestigious Hans Fischer Senior Fellowship

Henrik Selin, an associate professor at the Pardee School of Global Studies and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, has been awarded a Hans Fischer Senior Fellowship at the Technical University of Munich’s (TUM) Institute for Advanced Study. The three-year Fellowship, which is named after 1930 Nobel Prize in Chemistry winner Hans […]

Faculty Associate Rachael Garrett’s Work in Brazil’s Rainforest Featured by BU Research

Rachael Garrett, an assistant professor in the Department of Earth & Environment and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the study of the Longer-Range Future, was recently profiled in an article published by BU Research. The article highlights Prof. Garrett’s decade of experience in Brazil, where she has been interviewing farmers to better […]

Faculty Associate Rachael Garrett Co-Authors Paper on Effectiveness of Companies’ Initiatives to Reduce Deforestation

Rachael Garrett, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Earth & Environment and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently co-authored a paper on the effectiveness of companies’ supply-chain initiatives aimed at reducing deforestation. The paper, titled “The role of supply-chain initiatives in reducing deforestation,” was published in Nature Climate […]

Selin to Represent Pardee Center as Expert on Minamata Convention on Mercury Committee

Henrik Selin, an Associate Professor at the Pardee School of Global Studies and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, has been selected as an expert for the newly-formed Minamata Convention on Mercury effectiveness evaluation committee, representing the Pardee Center, which is an observer organization of […]

Experts Discuss Case for Transition Away from Natural Gas at Pardee Center Seminar

Nathan Phillips, a Professor in the Department of Earth & Environment and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently led a discussion on the economic case for an energy transition away from natural gas at a seminar held at the Pardee Center on February 1. Prof. […]

Janetos to Help Convene Second Annual GlobalFood+ Speed Talks Symposium

Anthony Janetos, the Director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, is serving on the Organizing Committee for the second annual GlobalFood+ Speed Talks Symposium to be hosted by the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. The symposium will take place at the Behrakis Auditorium of the Jaharis […]

Upcoming Seminar: “Pathways to a Natural Gas Off-Ramp: The Economic Case for an Energy Transition”

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future invites you to attend its upcoming seminar, “Pathways to a Natural Gas Off-Ramp: The Economic Case for an Energy Transition,” at the Pardee Center, 67 Bay State Road, on Thursday, February 1 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm (lunch will be available beginning at […]