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Our Team

Dr. Luay al-Khatteeb
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Non-Resident Fellow
Non-Resident Fellow
Adjunct Research Fellow
Leonardo Beltran
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Philippe Benoit
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Tim Boersma
Non-Resident Fellow
Jason Bordoff
Co-Founding Dean, Columbia Climate School
Founding Director, Center on Global Energy Policy
Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia SIPA
Dr. Matt Bowen
Research Scholar
Assistant Editor
Mauricio Cardenas
Global Senior Research Fellow
Senior Executive Assistant to the Founding Director
Global Research Fellow
Senior Research Scholar
Executive Assistant to the Founding Director
Adjunct Research Scholar
Senior Executive Assistant to the Executive Director
Global Research Scholar
Associate Director, Carbontech Development Initiative
Paul Dabbar
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Research Scientist
Kaushik Deb
Senior Research Scholar
Non-Resident Fellow
Kaime Desire
Senior Program Manager
Erica Downs
Senior Research Scholar
Research Scholar
Jonathan Elkind
Senior Research Scholar
Zhiyuan Fan
Research Associate
Visiting Adjunct Research Scholar (Purdue University)
Senior Research Scholar
Managing Director of the Carbontech Development Initiative
Visiting Faculty (University College Cork)
Jodi Garner
Senior Director of Development
Dr. James Glynn
Senior Research Scholar
Research Associate
Antoine Halff
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
David Hill
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Director of Corporate Partnerships
Research Associate
Co-chair, Women in Energy Steering Committee
Senior Research Scholar
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Robert ("RJ") Johnston
Executive Director
Ira Joseph
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Richard L. Kauffman
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Noah Kaufman
Research Scholar
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Assistant Director of Faculty Affairs
Staff Associate, National Center for Disaster Preparedness
Cheryl LaFleur
Non-Resident Fellow and Advisory Board Member
Chief Strategy Officer
Finance and Operations Coordinator
Director of Communications and Digital Media
Research Associate
Akos Losz
Non-Resident Fellow
Director of Research and Senior Research Scholar
Research Associate
Bill Loveless
Columbia Energy Exchange Host
Assistant Director of Social Media and Content
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Bob McNally
Non-Resident Fellow
Chief of Staff and Strategic Advisor to the Founding Director
Robin Mills
Non-Resident Fellow
Research Fellow
Research Scholar
Non-Resident Fellow
Domingo Morales
Assistant Director of Human Resources
Assistant Director of Grant Administration
Assistant Director of Events
Managing Editor
Distinguished Visiting Fellow
Non-Resident Fellow
Visiting Faculty (Carnegie Mellon University)
Director of Special Projects
Emeka Ochu
Research Associate
Events Coordinator
Luisa Palacios
Senior Research Scholar
Carlos Pascual
Non-Resident Fellow
Assistant Director of Development
Research Associate
Senior Research Associate
Research Associate
Special Assistant to the Founding Director
Research Associate
Abhi Rajendran
Adjunct Research Scholar
Senior Project Manager
Dr. Joshua Rhodes
Non-Resident Fellow
Research Associate
Director of Research Publications
Christof Rühl
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar
Adjunct Research Scholar
Inaugural Fellow
Hadia Sheerazi
Research Associate
Simona Shuboni
Associate Director of Development
Executive Assistant
Research and Blog Editor
Maria Sukhanova
Director of Finance and Administration
Jocelyn Tarbox
Assistant Director of Development, Corporate Partnerships and Foundations
Assistant Director of Finance and Operations
Events Coordinator
Non-Resident Fellow
Johanes Urpelainen
Non-Resident Fellow
Dr. Harry Verhoeven
Senior Research Scholar
Associate Director of Communications and Media Relations
Jaimie Webster
Non-Resident Fellow
Program Director, Women in Energy
Special Assistant to the Research Director
Sheng Yan
Non-Resident Fellow
Senior Research Scholar
Research Associate