R. Jisung Park
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences and Public Policy
Ph.D. in Economics, Harvard University
MSc. in Environmental Change and Management,
MSc. in Development Economics, Oxford University
B.A. in Economics and Political Science, Columbia University
Areas of Interest:Climate Change, Environmental Economics, Health and Human Capital, Labor Economics, Public Policy
Office Location:6319, Public Affairs
Park’s primary research interests are in environmental economics, labor economics, and public finance. He is especially interested in the labor and human capital impacts of climate change, the prospects for long-run climate adaptation, and environmental determinants of economic mobility.
Jisung received his undergraduate education in economics and political science from Columbia University (’09), and went on to pursue master’s degrees in Environmental Change and Management (’10) and Development Economics (’11) at Oxford University on a Rhodes Scholarship.