CLIMA brings together scholars to catalyze transformative, integrated research on climate change, mitigation, adaptation, and decision making that transcends disciplinary boundaries and advances real-world climate risk management.

News

Now accepting applications for three new postdoctoral positions

9/13/2018   

The Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI) is currently accepting applications for three new postdoctoral scholar positions.

NSF funds $3 million graduate training program focused on Food-Energy-Water

9/11/2018   

The NSF-funded project, “Landscape-U, Impactful partnerships among graduate students and managers for regenerative landscape design,” focuses on societal issues around food, energy and water in the Chesapeake Bay watershed and globally. The new graduate program that will train students to find solutions to real-world problems facing Food-Energy-Water (FEW) systems.

Penn State students help create affordable, sustainable housing in State College

9/10/2018   

GreenBuild, a collaborative project with the State College Community Land Trust, is is awarded U.S. Green Building Council Central PA Chapter Leadership award for the construction of affordable, energy-efficient homes for two State College families.

Study: US oil and gas methane emissions have been dramatically underestimated

6/22/2018   

CLIMA researcher, Kenneth Davis, participates in a recent study, conducted by the Environmental Defense Fund and 15 partner universities, which asserts that methane emissions from oil and gas production are likely 63 percent higher than what the Environmental Protection Agency has reported.

Events

Melissa Lucash, Portland State University
Forest resilience under climate change: Tales from the boreal forests of Alaska and beyond

26 September 2018 at 9:00 AM (ET)
117 EES, Penn State