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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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Currently
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"
Bragging rights
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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The reality of China's environmental record is more complex than its CO2 emissions indicate.
China accounted for nearly half of all new global wind installations last year, installing a total of 30.5 GW, according to GlobalData
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Does crowdsourcing help overcome the democratic deficit in global governance? Check out my latest article in International Environmental Agreements to find out! This is the first published work to examine the use of crowdsourcing in the context of sustainable development: 
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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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ICYMI: This morning I spoke with Melissa Ross on First Coast Connect about my Fulbright research project in Sri Lanka (my segment starts at minute 40).
Transgender Students and Bathrooms A new directive from the Obama administration on the use of school bathrooms by transgender students has provoked a
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The FAO and Google have announced a new partnership to make satellite data a common tool in managing natural resources
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The UN has launched a new website to track national climate action plans as part of the COP21 Paris Agreement
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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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