SPRING SCHEDULE 2007
February 5, “Medical Decisions, Estrogen, and Aging”
Jay Schulkin, PhD.
Director of Research, American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologist Department of Research,
409 12th Street, S.W.Washington, DC
Research Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophyiscs, Georgetown University
February 12, “Incorporating Equity Considerations in Assessing Environmental Risks and Interventions”
Associate Professor, Department of Population and International Health and Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health
March 8 on Thursday, Wallace 300, 4:30p-5:30p
“Science and Innovation in Africa”
Professor of the Practice of International Development and Director of Science, Technology, and Globalization, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
March 12, “Climate Change in the European Alps: Adapting Winter Tourism and Natural Hazards Management”
Administrator, Climate Change, Environmental Directorate, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France; Visiting Research Scholar, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
March 19 - Spring Break
March 26, “Climate Consilience and Surreal Story: Popper, Profession, and Media Engage the Science and Psychologies of Global Warming”
News Correspondent, ABC News
April 2, “Real Policy for Virtual Worlds”
Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School and Director, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University.
April 9, “Averting the Ultimate Environmental Catastrophe: Deflecting Asteroids Away from Collision with Earth-- With Today's Technology”
Professor of Astrophysics and International Affairs and Director of the Program on Science and Global Security, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
April 16, "Mitigating Climate Change by Enabling the Stabilization Wedge"
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University
Associate Professor of Anthroplogy, University of Pennsylvannia.
April 30, "Large Dams: Impact Assessments, Activist Groups, and Mitigation of Development Projects"
International Rivers Network, Berkeley, California