FALL SCHEDULE 2006
The David Bradford Seminars in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
The seminar series is co-sponsored with the Princeton Environmental Institute
Wallace Hall, Room 300
(12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m)
Lunch is provided starting at 11:45 a.m.
September 25, “Particle Physics and The Responsible Use of Public Resources”
President of the University, Emeritus. Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
October 2, “Vaccines Make A Difference”
President, Merck Vaccines at Merck & Company
October 9, "Large Dams, Oil Pipelines, and Other Development Projects:Can Impact Assessments Play A Larger Role?"
Charles and Marie Robertson Professor of Public and International Affairs. Professor of Demography and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
October 16, “FDA Decisions on Food Additives: Science, Policy, and Law”
Retired, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD
October 23, “Synthetic Biology: From Bacteria to Stem Cells”
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University
October 30 - Fall Break
November 6, “Climate Change: Policies and Legal Issues”
International Counsel, Washington, DC Office, Environmental Defense
November 13, “Missing the Boat: Academic Research, Energy Investments, and Public Policy”
Director, Climate Center, Natural Resources Defense Council.
November 20, “Environmental Policy and Technology Adoption: Pollution Control”
Assistant Professor of Economics, Yale School of Management
November 27, "Toxics in the Tropics "
Newfields Inc., Denver, Colorado
December 4, "Risk = Hazard + Outrage: The Role of Risk Communication in
Risk Communication Consultant in private practice. Academic affliations: Professor of Human Ecology at Rutgers and Professor of Environmental and Community Medicine at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
December 11, TBA