GLI 2022 Student Highlight - Josh Ettinger

Josh Ettinger, GLI 2022

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Josh Ettinger was a member of the GLI 2022 cohort in the Tech & Innovation stream. He found a key benefit of the programme to be the conversations he was able to have each week with his fellow GLI students.

Josh is a DPhil candidate at the University of Oxford's School of Geography and the Environment, where his interdisciplinary research focuses on extreme weather events and climate change communication. He previously worked at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Stockholm Environment Institute, Global Canopy, and on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.

Prior to his DPhil candidacy, Josh received an MSc in Environmental Change and Management from Oxford’s School of Geography and the Environment and a BA in Global Studies, Geography, and Philosophy from Hofstra University Honors College in New York. He is passionate about engaging diverse stakeholders in solutions to global challenges through evidence-based communication strategies.

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