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Ph.D. Candidate, Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley

Jane is a PhD candidate in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management at UC Berkeley, with a Designated Emphasis in Science & Technology Studies. Her dissertation focuses on the politics of science and expertise in the governance of solar geoengineering. She is currently a Visiting Fellow with the School for the Future of Innovation in Society at Arizona State University, and a Scholar in Residence with the Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment at American University. Prior to graduate school, Jane worked as a Senior Policy Analyst at the Energy Project of the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, DC. She earned her BA with honors in Environmental Studies and Politics at Mount Holyoke College in 2009.


  • 2013–present
    Doctoral Candidate, University of California at Berkeley
  • 2017–present
    Visiting Fellow, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University
  • 2017–present
    Scholar in Residence, Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment, School of International Service, American University
  • 2010–2013
    Senior Policy Analyst, Bipartisan Policy Center


  • 2009 
    Mount Holyoke College, BA, Environmental Studies & Politics


  • 2017
    See ORCID link,