Climate Change and Environmental Justice Lab

Focus on Climate Change and Environmental Justice (2015-2016)

We are now accepting student applications for this lab!

The Climate Change and Environmental Justice Lab, planned to begin in Spring 2015 ,will draw on Brown and partner organizations' significant strengths around climate modeling, environmental sociology, and public health to investigate the potential impacts of climate change and sea level rise on vulnerable communities in Rhode Island. The Lab will be co-chaired by Timmons Roberts , Professor, Sociology and Environmental Studies; and Dr. Robert Vanderslice, Rhode Island Department of Health. 

Seminar time for Spring 2015 and Fall 2015: 
Tuesdays from 2:30-4:50pm at 10 Davol Square. Please note that students must be available at this time to participate in the Climate Change and Environmental Justice Lab.

Information Sessions:
Info Table Wed. Sept. 10, 7-9 pm at Swearer Center event at Sayles Hall
Thursday noon at ISES lunch (Sept date TBD)
Third World Center (Sept date TBD)

Application Deadline:
Wednesday, October 8th. Please email complete applications to Please title the subject of the email Last Name, First Name CCEJ Application