Topic: Social policy

Facing the climate change challenge

Sept. 24, 2010
Steven Hamburg, chief scientist for the Environmental Defense Fund, was on campus to deliver the Dean Jack Otis Social

Dr. Steven Hamburg, chief scientist for the Environmental Defense Fund, does a lot of traveling. Often when he checks into his hotel room, the lights are already on and the temperature is set at a cool 65 degrees. Is this a welcoming, inviting gesture from the hotel employees? Or is it an example of the climate change challenge?

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The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs Welcomes Benedicte Callan

Aug. 20, 2009

Benedicte Callan, principal administrator of health for the Biotechnology Division of the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), will join the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs research team as a Sid Richardson Fellow focusing on health policy and innovation and will be a research affiliate of the Center for Health and Social Policy (CHASP) for the 2009-10 academic year.

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