Anthony Leiserowitz

Director of the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, Yale University

Anthony Leiserowitz, Ph.D. is Director of the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. He is an expert on public opinion and engagement with the issues of climate change and the environment. His research investigates the psychological, cultural, and political factors that influence environmental beliefs, attitudes, policy support, and behavior. He conducts research at the global, national, and local scales, including studies in the United States, China, and India. He is a board member of the KR Foundation and advises the UN Foundation, the Smithsonian, the Ad Council, Years of Living Dangerously, and the China Center for Climate Change Communication at Renmin University, among many others. He is also the host of Climate Connections, a daily national radio program and podcast.

Experience

  • –present
    Director of the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, Yale University