Sea-level Rise and Human Migration

Date: 
February 3, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Title: 
Assistant Professor
Affiliation: 
Florida State University, Department of Sociology
Speaker Biographies: 

Mathew Hauer is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Florida State University who studies the impacts of climate change on society. Recently, his research has focused on how migration induced by sea level rise could reshape the U.S. population distribution. The New York Times, National Geographic, Time Magazine, Popular Science, USA Today, and others have featured his research. Before coming to Florida State University, Dr. Hauer spent eight years directing the Applied Demography Program at the University of Georgia where he provided valuable demographic research to local, state, and federal governments.

Location: 
McNeil 395