Advisory Panel

In addition to its team of dedicated editors, Nature Sustainability has an external advisory panel to keep abreast of significant research developments in most relevant fields. All final editorial decisions are made by the journal's editors. Our advisory panel includes the following members:

Shahzeen Z. Attari
Assistant Professor, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University Bloomington

Edward B. Barbier
Professor of Economics and Senior Scholar, School of Environmental Sustainability, Colorado State University

Christopher B. Barrett
Stephen B. & Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics and Management, International Professor of Agriculture, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, and Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Cornell University

Katrina Brown
Professor of Social Sciences, Geography, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter

Stephen R. Carpenter
Stephen Alfred Forbes Professor of Zoology, Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Eugene Y.-X. Chen
Millennial Professor of Polymer Science and Sustainability, John K. Stille Endowed Chair in Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University

Wonyong Choi
Professor, Division of Environmental Science and Engineering, and Department of Chemical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

Helen Crowley
Head of Sustainable Sourcing Innovation, Kering group

Ruth Defries
Professor of Sustainable Development, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology and the Earth Institute, Columbia University

Menachem Elimelech
Roberto Goizueta Professor of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University

Richard Fenner
Reader in Engineering Sustainability, Engineering Department, Cambridge University

Elizabeth Frankenberg
Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Dabo Guan
Distinguished professor, Department of Earth System Science, Tsinghua University 

Stéphane Hallegatte
Lead economist, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, World Bank

Sarah Harper
Professor of Gerontology, The Oxford Institute of Population Aging, University of Oxford

Liangbing Hu
Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor, Director of Center for Materials Innovation, A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland

Richard B. Norgaard
Professor of Energy and Resources, Energy & Resources Group, University of California Berkeley

Umit S. Ozkan
College of Engineering Distinguished Professor, William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Ohio State University

Stephanie D. Preston
Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan

Anu Ramaswami
Denny Chair Professor of Science Technology & Environmental Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Jake Reynolds
Executive Director, Sustainable Economy, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

Veena Sahajwalla
Scientia Professor, Centre for Sustainable Materials Research and Technology, University of New South Wales

Karen C. Seto
Professor of Geography and Urbanization Science, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University

Andy Sumner
Professor of International Development, Department of International Development, King’s College, London

Jean-Marie Tarascon
Professor of Chemistry and holder of the Chair ‘Solid State Chemistry – Energy’ at the Collège de France

Paul Wilkinson
Professor of Environmental Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine