Daniel Aldana Cohen


  • Daniel Aldana Cohen recently wrote an article published in The Guardian about a climate plan and the housing crisis.

  • In an article for The Nation, PSC Associate Daniel Aldana Cohen discusses eco-apartheid, “a regime of greening affluence for the few at the expense of the many,” as when New York City-area utility Con Edison intentionally cut power in a predominately black and low-income neighborhood to avoid broader blackouts last week. Disparities in access to consistent and efficient utilities are a neglected part of the conversation, he writes.

  • PSC Associate Daniel Aldana Cohen gave part to a VICE interview discussing climate changes and inequality that potentially occur when disasters strike.

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Ph.D., Sociology, New York University, 2016


  • Columbia GSAPP: Daniel Aldana Cohen on Greenwashing and Master Planning in a Warming World
  • Columbia GSAPP: Daniel Aldana Cohen on Public Housing and the Green New Deal
  • 1.5 Minute Climate Lectures: Daniel Aldana Cohen on the Death of Carbon