Board of Advisors

Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors provides the Forum with strategic guidance on an occasional basis and is invited to offer direct feedback and input on the products of the Forum’s work. The function of the board is strictly consultative.

Thomas Ackerman

Executive Director, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and the Ocean (JISAO) at the University of Washington

Neil Craik

Director and an Associate Professor of Law in the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development at the University of Waterloo

Clive Hamilton

Australian academic and author best known for his writings on climate change, ethics and consumerism

Sikina Jinnah

Associate Professor of Politics at the University of California at Santa Cruz

Mark Lawrence

Managing Scientific Director at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)

Andrew Light

Distinguished Senior Fellow in the Global Climate Program at the World Resources Institute

Jane Long

Former Dean of the Mackay School of Mines at University of Nevada, Reno, Director of the Great Basin Center for Geothermal Energy and Chairman of the Nevada State Task Force on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy


Doug MacMartin

Research Professor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the California Institute of Technology

Janos Pasztor

Senior Fellow with the Carnegie Council on Ethics in International Affairs, and Executive Director of the Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance Initiative (C2G2)

Lynn Russell

Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography of the University of California, San Diego

Pablo Suarez

Associate Director for Research and Innovation with the Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre

David Winickoff

Director, Berkeley Program in STS and PhD Designated Emphasis in STS and Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley