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.