MA, International Development
Brendan holds an MA in International Development from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver. As a Research Associate in the Data-Driven EnviroLab, he works primarily on global climate change mitigation action from subnational entities and net-zero transition policy. Brendan has worked previously across many different aspects of the international sustainable development field, including the impact of COVID-19 on long-term global poverty, foresight for global food systems and climate-smart agriculture, the impact of violent conflict on human and sustainable development processes in Yemen, and modeling and scenario analysis for accelerating integrated Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) achievement. For his MA, he specialized in foresight for human security and sustainable development. He holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics, and Law from Binghamton University (SUNY).