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Josh Gellers
Works at University of North Florida
Attended University of California, Irvine
Lives in Jacksonville, FL
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Assistant Professor of Political Science
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  • University of North Florida
    Assistant Professor, 2014 - present
  • Inhabitat
    Contributing Writer, 2012 - present
  • Krout & Associates
    Senior Policy Advisor, 2011 - present
  • University of California, Irvine
    Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2007 - 2014
  • Elite Educational Institute
    Critical Reading Instructor, 2010 - 2014
  • United Nations Development Program
    Consultant, 2007 - 2007
  • Earth Institute at Columbia University
    Graduate Researcher, 2006 - 2007
  • Global Roundtable on Climate Change
    Graduate Researcher, 2006 - 2006
  • Center for Research on Environmental Decisions
    Graduate Researcher, 2007 - 2007
  • Kinetix, LLC
    Sustainability Consultant, 2007 - 2007
  • United States Department of Commerce
    Intern, 2004 - 2004
  • EcoMedia
    Intern, 2010 - 2010
  • City of Long Beach
    Sustainability Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • City of Irvine
    Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • Sierra Club Green Home
    Consultant, 2012 - 2013
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Jacksonville, FL
Previously
Long Beach, CA - Plantation, FL - Plantation, FL - Gainesville, FL - New York, NY - Washington, D.C. - Utrecht, the Netherlands - Irvine, CA
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My students call me "Environman"
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Assembled two bedrooms sets alone in a tiny New York apartment in 8 hours.
Education
  • University of California, Irvine
    PhD, Political Science, 2007 - 2014
  • University of Florida
    BA, Political Science, 2002 - 2005
  • Columbia University
    MA, Climate & Society, 2006 - 2007
  • University of California, Irvine
    MA, Political Science, 2007 - 2009
  • Utrecht University
    European Studies, 2005 - 2005
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Commonly misspelled as Josh Gellars

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US lawmakers agreed on Wednesday to a first payment of US$500 million to the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund
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A great list-serve for those interested in global environmental politics.
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How can LEED help the world achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals? Check out my answer on USGBC's Insight Blog:
This past Friday, world leaders convened at a United Nations summit meeting in New York to adopt a new platform for international development—the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs replace and improve upon the first major UN-led effort to reduce global poverty, ...
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Yesterday I spoke to Action News Jax about the Nepal earthquake and what it means for the country moving forward.
The death toll after a massive earthquake in Nepal is now more than 4,000 with countless more injured.
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Last night students in my International Environmental Politics course averted disaster by striking a post-Kyoto climate change agreement. Check out the video commemorating the event!

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When I packed my bags & left for Boston last September, I reassured my very concerned parents that I would be just fine in a place where you can tell the Earth clearly revolves around the sun (ie there are seasons unlike California’s 2: hot/not hot). I’m…
When I packed my bags & left for Boston last September, I reassured my very concerned parents that I would be just fine in a place where you can tell the Earth clearly revolves around the sun (...
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Recap of my interview yesterday on First Coast Connect, WJCT News.
The potentially historic U.N. summit on climate change later this month in Paris, expected to draw President Barack Obama and other world leaders, will be scaled back due to security concerns following the terror attacks Friday that left 129 people dead across the French capital. But the talks are going forward, although concerts, a planned …
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Check out my recent guest lecture on the history of Nepal, from its monarchical roots to current constitutional controversy.
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“Sustainability.” The term is overused. Misused. And for many, it’s just a buzzword. At Levi’s, however, sustainability remains core to our brand, becoming even more embedded, not just on Earth Day, but every day. It’s no less real today than when we began our sustainability journey decades ago. We believe our products must be made of progress, a sentiment woven into the fabric of our company from the very start, more than 160 years ago. And we’r...
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Here's a great opportunity to conduct meaningful research on policy in Nepal: 
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The premise of this article is very misleading even if the latter point remains true.
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