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Climate Change and Mobility Justice

March 28, 2024 @
12:15 p.m.
- 1:15 p.m. Eastern Time
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Mimi Sheller, WPIMimi Sheller

Dean of The Global School, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Dr. Mimi Sheller is the Dean of The Global School and is an internationally recognized scholar and higher education leader, with fifteen years of executive leadership across academic units, research centers, and professional organizations. Prior to joining WPI, she was tenured Professor of Sociology, Head of the Sociology Department, and founding Director of the Center for Mobilities Research and Policy at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Dr. Sheller was awarded the Doctor Honoris Causa from Roskilde University, Denmark, in 2015, the Drexel Provost’s Award for Outstanding Career Scholarly Achievement, in 2018, and has held Visiting Professorships and Fellowships at the University of Miami (2019); the Annenberg School of Communication at University of Pennsylvania (2016); the Penn Humanities Forum (2010); the Center for Mobility and Urban Studies at Aalborg University, Denmark (2009); Media at McGill University, Canada (2009); the Davis Center for Historical Studies at Princeton University (2008); and Swarthmore College (2006-2009).

(co-sponsored with the Graduate School of Geography)



March 28, 2024
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.


Grace Conference Room, University Center
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610 United States
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