Advisory Panel

Editorial Advisory Panel in Social Science and Policy

In addition to its team of editors, Nature Climate Change has an external advisory panel in the fields of social sciences and policy to support further development of the journal in these areas. All final editorial decisions are made by the journal's editors. Our advisory panel includes the following members:

Suraje Dessai

Professor of Climate Change Adaptation
School of Earth and Environment
The University of Leeds
Research interests: climate change adaptation, uncertainty management, risk perception, science-policy interface

Riley E. Dunlap

Chair, American Sociological Association Task Force on Sociology and Global Climate Change
Regents Professor
Department of Sociology
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK
Research interests: sociology, public opinion, climate change politics and policy

Saleemul Huq

International Institute for Development, London
Director, International Centre for Climate Change and Development
Independent University
Research interests: climate change adaptation, sustainable development

Myanna Lahsen

Associate Researcher
Center for Earth System Science
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)
São José dos Campos
Research interests: anthropology, communication

Diana Liverman

Co-Director, Institute for the Environment
Regents Professor of Geography and Development
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress
The University of Arizona
Tuscon, AZ
Research interests: geography, climate change and society, Latin America

Malte Meinshausen

Honorary Senior Research Fellow
University of Melbourne, Melbourne
Senior Researcher
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Research interests: mitigation, emissions pathways, international climate policy, uncertainties in climate projections

J. Timmons Roberts

Ittleson Professor of Environmental Studies and Sociology
Center for Environmental Studies
Brown University
Research interests: environmental sociology, international development, equity and international climate policy and negotiations

Stacy VanDeveer

Associate Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
University of New Hampshire Durham, NH
Research interests: political science and international relations, environmental policy and governance, consumption and resource politics

David G. Victor

Co-Director, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation
Professor at the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA
Research interests: political science, international law and cooperation, human behaviour

Elke Weber

Jerome A. Chazen Professor of International Business
Columbia Business School
Columbia University
New York, NY
Research interests: behaviour and decision analysis, risk perception, decisions under risk and uncertainty, behavioural barriers to climate change mitigation and adaptation