The Oxford School of Climate Change – Oxford Climate Society

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Do you care deeply about the prevention of climate breakdown and finding answers to the most pressing questions in climate policy and science? Apply for the Oxford School of Climate Change! From January 2018, join the Oxford Climate Society’s eight-week seminar series bringing together Oxford’s students who are most committed to tackling climate change. Participants will get the unique opportunity to participate in high-quality seminar sessions with some of the most distinguished lecturers on the respective topics.

Here’s the full program:

Week 1:
The Science of Climate Change with Helen Johnson (Royal Society University Research Fellow and Lecturer at the University of Oxford).

Week 2:
The Impacts of Climate Change on the Developed World with Jim Hall (Director of the Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford).

Week 3:
The Impacts of Climate Change on the Developing World (Lecturer to be confirmed).

Week 4:
Climate Change Mitigation: The Economic Challenge with Cameron Hepburn (Director of the Institute of New Economic Thinking, University of Oxford).

Week 5:
Energy Policy and Climate Politics with Nick Eyre (Professor of Energy and Climate Policy at the Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford).

Week 6:
Climate Change and the Mobility Challenge with Debbie Hopkins (Department Research Lecturer at the Transport Studies Unit, University of Oxford).

Week 7:
Global Technological Interventions and Governance with Steve Rayner (Director of the Institute for Science, Innovation and Society, University of Oxford) and Myles Allen (Professor of Geosystem Science and Leader of the Climate Research Programme at the University of Oxford).

Week 8:
The Social and Political Realities of Mitigation with Benito Müller (Convenor of International Climate Policy Research, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford) and Thomas Hale (Associate Professor in Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford).

We’ll release more details about the programme and information on how to apply in 4th Week, so make sure to like our Facebook page and subscribe to our newsletter! Any questions? Get in touch!

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