Brian Stone Jr.

Brian Stone Jr., Ph.D., is Director of the Urban Climate Lab at the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Professor in the School of City and Regional Planning, where he teaches in the area of urban environmental planning and design. Brian’s program of research is focused on the spatial drivers of urban environmental phenomena, with an emphasis on urban scale climate change, and is supported by the National Science Foundation, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. His work has been featured on CNN and National Public Radio, and in publications such as Forbes and The Washington Post. He is author of The City and the Coming Climate: Climate Change in the Places We Live (Cambridge University Press), a Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award winner. He holds degrees in environmental management and planning from Duke University and the Georgia Institute of Technology.