Earth Institute Staff Directory

Dr. Alexander de Sherbinin

Senior Research Scientist and Associate Director for Science Applications , Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) , The Earth Institute

Deputy Manager, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center

Lecturer, M.S. in Sustainability Science

201 Geoscience
61 Route 9W
PO Box 1000
Palisades, NY 10964

BIOGRAPHY: Dr. de Sherbinin is a geographer whose research interests focus on the human aspects of global environmental change and geospatial data applications, integration, and dissemination. He has written on a range of topics, including climate vulnerability mapping; climate change and migration; urban climate vulnerability and resilience; population dynamics and the environment; environmental indicators; and remote sensing applications for environmental treaties.