“Food and violence: complicating the relationship between social conflict and natural resources”
International Conference on Global Food Security Cape Town, South Africa. December 3-6, 2017.
Center for Climate Systems Research
NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
2880 Broadway, New York, NY
April 24, 2017
Gallatin Climate Conference September 15, 2017
Alison Heslin, PhD
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"Using Remote Sensing to Understand Displacement." Columbia University Forced Migration Research and Networking Event, New York, NY. May 14, 2019.
Alison Heslin is a political and economic socoiologist studying climate change, food security, migration, and collective action. Trained as a sociologist, her research spans multiple disciplines including political science, economics, statistics, and geography.
Dr Heslin is currently a post-doctoral research fellow at the Center for Climate Systems Research at Columbia University's Earth Institute studying the social effects of climate change, including political stability, conflict, and migration.
"Using Satellite Imagery and Geographic Data to Understand Climate- Induced Displacement."
Science for Decision-Making in a Warmer World: 10 Years of the NPCC New York Academy of Sciences, New York, NY. March 15, 2019.
Delia Deckard, Natalie and Alison Heslin. "After the Deluge: Gentrified Spaces in the Aftermath of Disaster-Induced Outmigration."
Southern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. April 7, 2018.
"Cities and Sustainability: How Food Security, Natural Disasters, and Migration Shape
Our Cities and Climate."
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria. December 17, 2018.
"Climate Change: Scientists and Artists Envision the Future."
Christine König Galerie, Vienna, Austria. June 9, 2018.