Julio Lumbreras, PhD
Harvard Kennedy School
79 John F. Kennedy St., Mailbox 81
Cambridge, MA 02138
Group affiliation: Associate
Julio Lumbreras is a visiting scholar with the Sustainability Science Program at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at the Harvard Kennedy School. By training, he is a chemical and environmental engineer. He received a PhD in Air Quality at the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) in 2003 and a master's degree at the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) in 2017. Currently, Julio is Associate Professor at the School of Industrial Engineering (UPM) and UPM’s Director for North America. He also serves as Spanish representative on the Task Force for Integrated Assessment Modeling within the UN Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP). Julio is co-author of more than 50 papers and book chapters. He has participated in many international workshops and conferences on urban air quality, climate change, and sustainable human development, and worked on more than 50 research projects. He is passionate about making a better world through collaboration between governments, companies and civil society, and engaging diverse people in transforming processes towards sustainable development.