Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program (STPP)

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Apr
19
STPP Lecture Series
Human experience is the frontline of emerging environmental health problems. This talk discusses how we can more successfully build a research infrastructure for this frontline of experience.
2017 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
16
The STPP -affiliated student group, InSPIRE, is hosting a movie night of Ex Machina next Thursday, February 16th at 6pm in 1230 Weill Hall. Dinner will be provided. Please plan to attend the screening and discussion of this independent science fiction psychological thriller film!
2017 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Feb
07
Katie Reeves is the Engagement and Communications Lead for the US Global Change Research Program's National Coordination Office. She is in charge of developing a strategy for the program's engagement with both Federal partners and non-Federal stakeholder communities (e.g., academia, practitioners, professional organizations, community leaders, interested public). She is also the liaison to the Social Sciences Coordinating Committee, working to better integrate social sciences into Federal global change research. Finally, she oversees more traditional communications work including maintaining a web presence and product development/roll-out. She holds a BA, MPP, and STPP certificate from the University of Michigan.
2017 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Jan
12
Nathan Boll is the Space Policy Research Assistant in the Division of Resources, Science and Industry (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service at the Library of Congress. He is also the Graduate Fellow in International Science and Technology Policy at the Space Policy Institute. Previously, Nathan served as a Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the National Academies, working on the Space Studies Board. He received a MS in Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences and a certificate in Science, Technology and Public Policy from the University of Michigan, and is currently working on a MS in International Science and Technology Policy at the George Washington University.
2017 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Dec
14
During the past two decades environmental issues and especially climate change have become very divisive issues in U.S. politics, both among political elites and lay persons. This presentation will track these developments with longitudinal data, paying special attention to trends in partisan polarization over climate change using Gallup Poll data from 1997 to 2016.
2016 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

image of irving salmeen
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
salmeeni@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-2373
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Mathematics; Professor of Complex Systems
Email:
cpsimon@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-3074