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Steven J. Davis
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University of California, Irvine
Department of Earth System Science
3232 Croul Hall
Irvine, CA 92697-3100
(o) 949.824.1821
Email:
sjdavis@uci.edu
Steve Davis
Education

2008   Ph.D. Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University
2001   J.D. Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia
1998   B.A. Political Science and Philosophy, University of Florida | Phi Beta Kappa

Academic Experience

University of California, Irvine   |   Department of Earth System Science
    Professor     2020-present
    Associate Professor     2016-2020
    Assistant Professor     2012-2016

Tsinghua University   |   Center for Earth System Science
    Visiting Professor     Summers 2015-present

Chinese Academy of Sciences   |   Institute of Applied Ecology
    Young International Distinguished Professor     2015-2016

Carnegie Institution for Science   |   Department of Global Ecology
    Senior Research Associate     2010-2012
    Postdoctoral Researcher     2008-2010

University of Washington   |   Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean
    Visiting Scholar     2010-2012

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution   |   Marine Policy Center
    Guest Investigator     2009-2010

Stanford University   |   Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences
    Research Assistant     2004-2008

Professional Experience

Near Zero
    Advisor     2017-present
    Co-Founder and Chief Scientist     2009-2017

The Climate Conservancy
    Co-Founder and Executive Director     2006-2010

Gray, Cary, Ware & Freidenrich, LLP (now DLA Piper)   |   Corporate and Securities Group
    Associate Attorney     2002-2004

Professional Affiliations and Service

State Bar of California
American Geophysical Union, Fellow
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Global Carbon Project Member of Scientific Steering Committee (2020-)
IPCCContributing Author of AR6 (2019-)
AGU Mentoring Network, Mentor (2019-)
Environmental Research Letters, Editorial Board (2011-2019)

Awards and Honors

Highly Cited Researcher, 2019
AGU James B. Macelwane Medal, 2018
ESA Sustainability Science Award, 2017
Cozzarelli Prize, 2015