International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

The mission of the IRI is to enhance society’s capability to understand, anticipate and manage the impacts of climate in order to improve human welfare and the environment, especially in developing countries. The IRI conducts this mission through strategic and applied research, education, capacity building, and by providing forecasts and information products with an emphasis on practical and verifiable utility and partnership.




Name Title Email
Kaplan, Aaron Lead Software Developer
Giannini, Alessandra Adjunct Senior Research Scientist
Grossi, Amanda Senior Staff Associate I
Ines, Amor Adjunct Research Scientist
Robertson, Andrew Senior Research Scientist
Kruczkiewicz, Andrew Senior Staff Associate II
Lam-Wright, Anita Administrative Manager
Barnston, Anthony Variable Hours Officer
Curtis, Ashley Senior Staff Associate II
Diaz, Avriel Graduate Student
Singh, Bohar Associate Research Scientist
Osgood, Daniel Senior Research Scientist
Dinh, Dannie Program Manager
Salazar Ballesteros, Dante Staff Associate I
List, Geneva Senior Staff Associate I
Hansen, James Senior Research Scientist
Turmelle, Jeffrey Lead Systems/Network Analyst Programmer
Fanzo, Jessica Professor of Climate and Director of the Food for Humanity Initiative
Yuan, Jing Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer
Vasilaky, Katya Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
Schwarzwald, Kevin Graduate Student
DiSera, Laurel PhD Student
Braman, Lisette Program Manager
Brahm Castillo, Manuel Staff Associate
Mauerman, Max Staff Associate III
Moore, Maya Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Braun, Melody Senior Staff Associate II
Tippett, Michael
Ehsan, Muhammad Associate Research Scientist
Magima, Nitin Staff Associate II
Ndiaye, Ousmane Adjunct Research Scientist
Jordan, Pamela Program Manager
Cousin, Rémi Senior Staff Associate II, Data Library Manager
Faniriantsoa, Rija Senior Staff Associate I
Blakeley, Sari Associate Research Scientist
Mason, Simon Senior Research Scientist
Trzaska, Sylwia Senior Staff Associate II
Dinku, Tufa Senior Research Scientist
Moron, Vincent Adjunct Senior Research Scientist
Baethgen, Walter Senior Research Scientist
Alabweh, Zain Staff Associate II