Academic Working Group

The Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment’s Academic Working Group (AWG) on International Governance of Climate Engineering is an international group of senior academics that have been assembled to formulate perspectives on the international governance of climate engineering research and potential deployment, with a focus on proposed solar radiation management/albedo modification technologies.

Leslie Paul Thiele, PhD

Leslie Paul Thiele is Director of Sustainability Studies, Department of Political Science, University of Florida. His interdisciplinary research focuses on continental political thought, the intersection of political …

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Catriona McKinnon, PhD

Catriona McKinnon, is Director of the Leverhulme Programme in Climate Justice and  a Professor of Political Theory at the University of Reading, UK. Her research is …

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Walter D. Valdivia, PhD

Walter D. Valdivia is a senior fellow at the Consortium for Science Policy and Outcomes, Arizona State University, and a nonresident fellow in the Center for Technology Innovation at the …

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Paul Wapner, PhD

Paul Wapner is a Professor at the School of International Service, American University. Wapner’s research focuses on global environmental politics, environmental thought, transnational environmental activism, and environmental …

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