Understanding Social Responses to Environmental Shocks: A Text Mining Approach
"Towards a Practical Environmental Footprint Tool"
This project will first develop the Integrated Environmental Footprint Tool (IEFT) for campus sustainability management, and we will then use that campus tool in conjunction with individual consumer footprints to explore strategies for reducing the consumer-driven portion of the campus footprints.
Teaching Socio-Environmental Synthesis with Case Studies SESYNC Short Course
July 30-Aug 2, 2019
Qualitative data has long been used in primary socio-environmental research to explore additional and complementary dimensions of problems, questions and systems dynamics that cannot be adequately or fully measured by quantitative metrics alone. However, as open science and synthesis research has become increasingly common, and with it data sharing and data re-use, qualitative data remains under-accessed, under-utilized, and often simply unavailable.