Evan Mistur

Ph.D. Candidate

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
Email Address:
evanmistur@gatech.edu
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Overview

Evan Mistur is a 3rd year PhD student in the Department of Public Policy at Georgia Tech. His current research is on environmental conservation policy, focusing on normative sustainability, stakeholder involvement, and democratic collaboration. Prior to graduate school, Evan studied ethics, existentialism, and literature, graduating from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2013 with a dual B.S. in Philosophy and Communications, and worked abroad as an English Teacher in Huzhou, China. He currently serves as a member of the Georgia Tech Institutional Review Board (IRB) and as a student representative in the School of Public Policy. In the 30-40 seconds of spare time he has left over after working on his graduate studies, Evan enjoys playing sports, music, and birdwatching.

Faculty Advisor:
Daniel Matisoff
Education:
  • B.S. Philosophy & Communications
Awards and
Distinctions:
  • McKinney Award: written essay 2013
Interests
Research Fields:
  • Climate Change Adaptation
  • Climate Change Mitigation
  • Energy, Climate and Environmental Policy
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Innovation and Diffusion
  • Voluntary Programs
Issues:
  • Environment
  • Community engagement
  • Environmental Performance
  • Governance
  • Sustainability
Recent Publications

Journal Articles