Our Advisors

The Institute is honored to draw from the experience and wisdom of advisors who contribute to our work from across the globe, through academics, science, entrepreneurship, investment, and activism. This is a partial list of active participants.

 

Sara Boettiger, Founder and CEO of Global Access to Technology for Development and Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley

 

Troy Duster, Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology and Senior Fellow, Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy, UC Berkeley

 

Harrison Fraker, Professor of Architecture and Urban Design, former Dean of the UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design

 

J. Keith Gilless, Dean, College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

 

Richard Heinberg, Senior Fellow, Post Carbon Institute

 

Henry Izumizaki, The Russell Family Foundation and Threshold Group

 

Daniel Kammen, Professor in the Energy and Resources Group Energy and Resources Group and Professor of Nuclear Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.

 

Joel Makower, Chairman and Executive Editor, Green Biz Group

 

Manuel Maqueda, Founder, Plastic Pollution Coalition

 

Richard Norgaard, Professor, Energy and Resources Group, UC Berkeley

 

Crespin Pemberton-Pigott, New Dawn Engineering, Swaziland, South Africa

 

Bruce Pickering, Executive Director, Asia Society, Northern California

 

Vincent Siciliano, President, New Resource Bank

 

Jasminka Sohinger, Professor of European Studies, University of Zagreb

 

John Wilbanks, Senior Fellow, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

 

Lyuba Zarsky, Professor of Economics, Monterey Institute of International Studies

 

Jane Zhang, President of Silk Wings Aviation, Beijing; Board member, Pacific Environment