First Annual Sustainable Development PhD Program Research Symposium

Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Satow Room, 5th Floor

Shivani Desai,


Event Description:
Speakers: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute; Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development and Professor of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University; John Coatsworth, Dean, School of International and Public Affairs and Professor of International and Public Affairs and of History; John C. Mutter, Director, Graduate Studies and Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Department of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Wolfram Schlenker, Academic Director; Assistant Professor of International and Public Affairs and Economics, Columbia University

The Earth Institute and the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University present the First Annual Sustainable Development PhD. Program Research Symposiu showcasing the pioneering research of the 5th and 6th year doctoral candidates of the program.  Topics of the presentations cover pressing issues in sustainable development including

Presentations will be followed by Q&A and general discussion.

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Registration recommended. 

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