Environmental Security Experts

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, fisheries strategic planning lead
Professor and Director of Environmental Studies, Ohio University; Former ECSP Director
Geoffrey D. Dabelko is director of environmental studies at Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs. He joined the School in August 2012 and was previously director of the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program. He remains a senior advisor to the Environmental Change and Security Program and is also an adjunct professor at the Mont...
Roger-Mark De Souza is the director of population, environmental security, and resilience for the Wilson Center. He leads programs on climate change resilience, reproductive and maternal health, environmental security, and livelihoods, including the Global Sustainability and Resilience Program, Environmental Change and Security Program, and Maternal Health Initiative.Before joining the Center in 2...
Lauren Herzer is a program associate in the Environmental Change and Security Program at the Wilson Center.She leads the planning, development, and implementation of seminars, workshops, and conferences focusing on climate change, natural resources, conflict, and peacebuilding as well as programming for ECSP’s work on health, environment, livelihoods, population, and security.Prior to the Wi...
Michael Kugelman is the senior associate for South and Southeast Asia at the Woodrow Wilson Center, where he is responsible for research, programming, and publications on the region. His main specialty is Pakistan, India, and Afghanistan and U.S. relations with each of them. Mr. Kugelman writes monthly columns for Foreign Policy’s South Asia Channel and monthly commentaries for War on the Ro...
Dr. Todd Kuiken is a Senior Program Associate with the Science and Technology Innovation Program where he explores the scientific and technological frontier, stimulating discovery and bringing new tools to bear on public policy challenges that emerge as science advances.He is the principal investigator on the Wilson Center’s Synthetic Biology Project, where he has numerous projects evaluatin...
Meaghan Parker has served as the Senior Writer/Editor for the Environmental Change and Security Program. She is the editor of the ECSP Report, a series of policy briefs, the founding editor of the New Security Beat, a daily blog, and the supervising editor of the “Healthy People, Healthy Planet” documentary series, all of which focus on the connections among environmental, he...
Susan Chan Shifflett was a program associate at the Wilson Center’s China Environment Forum from 2012-2015. While at the Center, she focused on China's food safety and food security challenges and what it means for U.S.-China agricultural trade. Previously, she interned at the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Global Food Security working on the Feed The Future initiative. From...
Minister, Environmental Protection Administration Taiwan