HGI Grant Recipients

In October 2015, the first HGI Grants were awarded.

China 2030/2050: Energy and Environmental Challenges for the Future
Michael McElroy, Gilbert Butler Professor of Environmental Studies, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Dale Jorgenson, Samuel W. Morris University Professor of Economics
Humanistic Ecologies and China: New Perspectives on Environmental Health and Climate Change

Karen L. Thornber, Professor of Comparative Literature and of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

In September 2016, the second HGI Grants were awarded.

China’s Health Weather: Understanding and predicting connections amongst climate, extreme weather, air quality and health consequences; and enhancing China’s climate science and public health human capital 

Peter Huybers, Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and of Environmental Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Sciences & Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Daniel Jacob, Vasco McCoy Family Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Sciences & Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences 

Zhiming Kuang, Gordon McKay Professor of Atmospheric and Environmental Science, Faculty of Arts and Sciences 

Joel Schwartz, Professor of Environmental Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Eli Tziperman, Pamela and Vasco McCoy, Jr. Professor of Oceanography and Applied Physics, Faculty of Arts and Sciences 

Steven Wofsy, Abbott Lawrence Rotch Professor of Atmospheric and Environmental Science, Faculty of Arts and Sciences & Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences 

Occupational hazard in Chinese workers and their families: Environmental epigenetics of chronic metal exposure

Bernardo Lemos, Assistant Professor of Environmental Epigenetics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Developing an innovative and efficient performance indicator for biodiversity protection in Chinese Nature Reserves

Naomi E. Pierce, Sidney A. and John H. Hessel Professor of Biology and Curator of Lepidoptera, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Linkage of Emissions Trading Systems in East Asia

Robert N. Stavins, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School

Adequate Housing and the Welfare State: Comparing Struggles in Urban China and India
Ya-Wen Lei, Professor of Sociology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences