Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Fayerweather Hall, 1180 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10027 Room 411
Peter J. Marcotullio is Professor of Geography, Hunter College, CUNY; Director of the CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities (CISC); Associate of the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center; and faculty member in the Earth and Environmental Sciences Program at the CUNY Graduate Center. He is also Adjunct Professor of Urban Planning at Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation (GSAPP). He will discuss "Climate Change and Urban Heat: Exploring Patterns and Factors of Future Global Vulnerability". The session will be moderated by Joel Cohen, Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences. The Committee on Global Thought (CGT) Lunchtime Seminars are a forum for Columbia University faculty and visiting scholars to discuss current research characterizing and assessing issues of global importance. Open to Columbia affiliates only. No registration is required. Light lunch will be available.