Sustainability Science Program

2010-2011 Student Affiliate Alumni

2010-2011 Student Affiliate Alumni

Manfredi Caltagirone

Email: manfredi_caltagirone@hks11.harvard.edu
Master in Public Administration candidate (2011), HKS
Empedocle Maffia Fellowship

Eliana Carranza
Email: Carranza@fas.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Program in Political Economy and Government, HKS
Economics of a Lightbulb: Experimental Evidence on CFLs and End-User Behavior (with Robyn Meeks)

2010 Sustainability Science research and travel grant
Faculty advisors: Lawrence Katz, Sendhil Mullainathan, Rohini Pande

Lorenzo Casaburi
Email: casaburi@fas.harvard.edu
PhD candidate. Economics Department
The Kenya small scale cash crop longitudinal study: Understanding the impact of environmental stress on agricultural dynamics in Sub-Saharan Africa

2010 Sustainability Science Program research and travel grant
Faculty advisor: Michael Kremer

Filippo Cavassini

Email: filippo_cavassini@hks10.harvard.edu
Master in Public Policy candidate (2011), HKS
Empedocle Maffia Fellowship

Gabe Chan
Email: gabe_chan@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
The U.S. energy technology innovation system: A cross-sectoral investigation of the interface between technologists, policymakers and financiers

2010 Vicki Norberg Bohm Fellowship
Faculty advisor: William Clark

Diane Charlton
Email: dicharlton@gmail.com
Masters candidate, Economics Department, University of California at Davis
Chlorine dispenser scale-up and local government accountability in Kenya

2009-2010 Research assistant
Faculty advisors: Ryan Sheely, Michael Kremer

Mauricio Fernandez Duque
Email: m.auricio.f.duque@gmail.com
Ph.D. candidate, Program in Political Economy and Government, HKS
Understanding environmental policies in Mexico City

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Rema Hanna

Erin Frey
Email: erin.l.frey@gmail.com
A.B., Harvard College (2010); PhD candidate, PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Improving climate change mitigation in African agriculture to benefit the poor (Kenya)

2010 Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security research and travel grant
Faculty host and supervisor: William Clark; Lini Wollenberg, University of Vermont and CGIAR-ESSP Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security theme leader

Ian Gray
Email: igray@mit.edu
Master in City Planning candidate, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2012)
Climate change effects on agricultural productivity

2010 Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security research and travel grant
Faculty host and Supervisor: William Clark; Gerald C. Nelson, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute and CGIAR-ESSP Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security theme leader

Tara Grillos
Email: tara_grillos@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Beneficiary participation in water supply and watershed management projects

2010 Vickl Norberg Bohm Fellowship
Faculty advisor: William Clark
Waste management outcomes and community-based data collection in rural Kenya

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Ryan Sheely

Alicia Harley
Email:
alicia_harley@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Faculty advisor: William Clark

Mai Hassan
Email: mai.o.hassan@gmail.com
PhD candidate, Government Department
Waste management outcomes and community-based data collection in rural Kenya

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Ryan Sheely

Christina Ingersoll
Email: cking1@mit.edu
Master in Business Administration, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2010)
Climate change effects on agricultural productivity

2010 Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security research and travel grant
Faculty host and Supervisor: William Clark; Gerald C. Nelson, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute and CGIAR-ESSP Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security theme leader

Mahnaz Islam
Email: mahnazislam@gmail.com
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Soil testing to promote energy efficient use of fertilizers in Bangladesh

2010 Vickl Norberg Bohm Fellowship
Faculty advisor: Rohini Pande

Avinash Kishore
Email: avinash_kishore@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
How electricity policy affects groundwater use in India

2010 Vickl Norberg Bohm Fellowship
Faculty advisor: Rohini Pande

Robyn Meeks
Email: robyn_meeks@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Economics of a light bulb: Experimental evidence on CFLs and end-user behavior

2010 Sustainability Science research and travel grant
Faculty advisor: Rohini Pande

Jessica Newmann
Email: jessica.m.newman@gmail.com
A.B candidate, Environmental Science and Public Policy concentration, Harvard College (Dec 2010)
Costs of action and inaction in agriculture under climate change (Denmark)

2010 Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security research and travel grant
Faculty host and supervisor: William Clark; Sonja Vermeulen, Deputy Director, CGIAR-ESSP Challenge Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Oyebolo Olabisi
Email: Oyebola_Olabisi@hksphd.harvard.edu
Master in Public Administration in International Development, HKS (2010); PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Local governments and public goods provision in rural Kenya

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisors: Ryan Sheely, Michael Kremer

Pietro Rabassi

Email: Pietro_Rabassi@hks12.harvard.edu
Master in Public Administration candidate (2012), HKS
Empedocle Maffia Fellowship

Olga Rostopshova
Email: Olga_rostapshova@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Urban water markets and water treatment behavior in Kenya

2010 Sustainability Science research and travel grant
Faculty advisor: Michael Kremer
Determinants of success in community-level fundraising for public goods in Kenya

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Michael Kremer

Chiara Salghini

Email: chiara_salghini@hks11.harvard.edu
Master in Public Administration candidate (2011), HKS
Empedocle Maffia Fellowship

Timothy Treuer
Email: truer@fas.harvard.edu; andrias88@gmail.com
A.B., Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard College (2010)
Impacts of human land use on nymphalid butterfly assemblages

2010 Land and Water Initiative research and travel grant
Faculty advisor: N. Michele Holbrook

Jessica Vernon
Email: jessicavernon@gmail.com
Chlorine dispenser scale-up and local government accountability in Kenya

2010 Research Assistant
Faculty advisors: Ryan Sheely, Michael Kremer

Elizabeth Walker
Email: elizabeth_walker@hksphd.harvard.edu
PhD candidate, Public Policy Program, HKS
Sustainable provision of clean drinking water in rural areas of Kenya

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Michael Kremer

Vinod Yadav
Email: vinod_yadav@hks11.harvard.edu
Master in Public Administration in International Development candidate, HKS (2011)
Improving industrial pollution inspection standards in Gujarat, India

2010 SSP Faculty Research Assistant grant
Faculty advisor: Rohini Pande

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