Gernot Wagner is a research associate at Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, a lecturer on Environmental Science and Public Policy, the executive director of Harvard’s Solar Geoengineering Research Program, an associate at the Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center, and an associate at the Harvard University Center for the Environment. He is also a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a consultant for EDF.
His publications include Climate Schock (Princeton University Press, 2015) and But will the planet notice? (Hill & Wang/Farrar Strauss & Giroux, 2011).
Gernot Wagner holds a bachelor's degree in environmental science, public policy, and economics, and a master’s degree and Ph.D. in political economy and government from Harvard, as well as a master’s degree in economics from Stanford.