Henrik Selin, Ph.D.

Henrik Selin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of International Relations, Boston University Pardee School of Global Studies; Director of Curricular Innovation & Initiatives, Pardee School of Global Studies.
Henrik Selin's research focus is global and regional politics and policy on environment and sustainable development. He has authored, co-authored and co-edited books on climate change policy and environmental issues, and he has also written numerous articles for the general public on climate change policy.

Dr. Selin's July 28, 2017 SftPublic mini-documentary Why We Need an International Plan on Climate Change

Dr. Selin appeared on SftPublic's Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations March 29, 2016 to discuss Making a Global Plan for Climate Change, with emphasis on the recent Paris Climate Agreement and the prospects of actually implementing a global plan to address climate change. He explained why public engagement and pressure will be essential to establishing a viable climate policy, especially in view of the reluctance --and resistance-- of vested interests, certain nations and/or politicians.

Dr. Selin has authored/co-edited the following books

Changing Climates in North American Politics (Eds., Henrik Selin & Stacy D. VanDeveer. MIT Press, 2009)

Interviews of interest

Yale Climate Connections Interview w/Henrik Selin on the Paris Negotiations

Recent articles for non-specialists by Henrik Selin