GSPIA Associate Professor Shanti Gamper-Rabindran was among the faculty honorees at the University of Pittsburgh's Honors Convocation 2015. Gamper-Rabindran was honored for serving as the Bley Stein Visiting Professor at the Arava Institute of Environmental Studies, a leading institute in the Middle-East promoting peace and environmental protection. At Pitt, she specializes in environment, energy and development economics and policy, playing a leading role in the establishment of the Energy and Environment major at GSPIA.
has also organized the upcoming conference Managing Risks in the Shale Industry: A Comparison of Policies Worldwide, to be held March 18-19. The conference, which brings top international scholars in environmental and energy policies, to Pitt for the conference and book workshop, is free and open to the public. To register for the conference, click here.