C-PREE Bradford Seminar: Disaggregating Vulnerability to Floods

Eric Tate is a Professor in the Princeton University Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment. He conducts research in the areas of flood hazards, social inequity, and water resources, using spatial indicators to explore interactions among society and environment that generate disasters. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Anthropocene Alliance; on the Resilient America Roundtable of the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering, & Medicine; as co-chair of the National Academies study committee on spatial screening tools for environmental justice; and as co-author of the Adaptation chapter of the Fifth National Climate Assessment.  Prof. Tate earned a Ph.D. in Geography from the University of South Carolina, an M.S. in Environmental & Water Resources Engineering from the University of Texas, and a B.S. in Environmental Engineering from Rice University.


The David Bradford Energy and Environmental Policy Seminar Series is coordinated by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE), and co-sponsored by the High Meadows Environmental Institute (HMEI). This talk is also co-sponsored by the Andlinger Center for Energy and Environmental Policy and the Office of Sustainability.

This in-person event is open to the public. Princeton University community members do not need to RSVP. Members of the general public should RSVP to ccrosby@princeton.edu and will be accommodated as space allows.

The seminars are also usually livestreamed at http://mediacentrallive.princeton.edu/ and videos of the recordings are posted on C-PREE's YouTube channel within a week or two after the event.