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In and Out of Academia: A Panel Discussion for Graduate Students and Postdocs in Public Policy, Environmental Economics, Energy, and Climate Change

Friday, February 2, 2018
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Learn about career paths inside and outside academia from the panelists:

  • Lori Bennear, PhD, Juli Plant Grainger Associate Professor of Energy Economics and Policy, Nicholas School and Associate Director for Educational Programs, Duke University Energy Initiative
  • Andrew Light, PhD, University Professor of Philosophy, Public Policy, and Atmospheric Sciences, George Mason University and Distinguished Senior Fellow, Climate Program,
    World Resources Institute
  • Brian Murray, PhD, Director of the Duke University Energy Initiative; Research Professor, Nicholas School; Faculty affiliate, Nicholas Institute
  • Billy Pizer, PhD (Moderator), Susan B. King Professor of Public Policy and Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Sanford School, and Duke Faculty Fellow, Nicholas Institute

This event is organized by the University PhD Program in Environmental Policy, funded by The Graduate School's Professional Development Grant, supported by Master of Environmental Policy (iMEP-China, DKU) and Duke University Energy Initiative. Questions? Contact Yating Li at

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Event Category

  • Professional Development
  • Professional Adaptability