lisa dilling


Lisa Dilling

University of Colorado
Campus Box 397
Boulder, CO 80309-0397

Tel: 303-735-3678
Fax: 303-735-1576

Lisa Dilling is Director of Western Water Assessment, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, a Fellow of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) and a member of the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Her career has spanned both research and practice arenas of the science-policy interface, including program leadership for NOAA and the U.S. Global Change Research Program. Her current research focuses on the use of information in decision making and science policies related to climate change, adaptation, and the carbon cycle. She is a co-editor of the book Creating a Climate for Change: Communicating climate change and facilitating social change from Cambridge University Press.

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A Note for Prospective Graduate Students

If you are considering applying to the Environmental Studies Program at the University of Colorado and would like to work with me, please send an email with these three attachments:

  1. A C.V.
  2. A statement describing your research interests
  3. A description of why you’d like to enroll in the Environmental Studies program, and work in my research group