Institute at Brown for Environment and Society
IBES Leadership develops and implements of the Institute’s ongoing research initiatives and educational programs, and provides intellectual guidance for its multidisciplinary community of affiliated scholars and students.
Kim CobbDirector of IBES, Professor of Environment and Society, Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary SciencesResearch Interests Tropical Pacific climate, Coral reefs, Global water cycle, Climate data-model intercomparison, Coastal climate resilience, Urban heat islands
Meredith HastingsDeputy Director of IBES, Professor of Environment and Society & Earth, Environmental and Planetary SciencesResearch Interests Atmospheric chemistry, Nitrogen biogeochemistry, Stable isotopes
Dawn KingDirector of Undergraduate Studies, Senior Lecturer in Environment and SocietyResearch Interests Local food policy and politics, US energy policy and politics, Climate change and agriculture