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
Rose, Alison Program Manager
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 Assistant
Barnston, Anthony Variable Hours Officer
Curtis, Ashley Senior Staff Associate
Vadillo, Audrey Senior Staff Associate
Diaz, Avriel Graduate Student
Orlove, Ben Senior Research Scientist
Singh, Bohar Associate Research Scientist
Osgood, Daniel Research Scientist
Dinh, Dannie Program Officer
Salazar Ballesteros, Dante Staff Associate I
Resnick, Drew Staff Associate I
Bennett, Elva Staff Associate
Fiondella, Francesco Director of Communications
List, Geneva Senior Staff Associate I
Hansen, James Senior Research Scientist
Turmelle, Jeffrey Lead Systems/Network Analyst Programmer
Yuan, Jing Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer
Furlow, John Director, Senior Staff Associate II
Vasilaky, Kathryn Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
de Avila Fernandes, Katia Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
Graaf, Kevin Programmer/Analyst
Schwarzwald, Kevin Graduate Student
DiSera, Laurel PhD Student
Braman, Lisette Program Manager
Scally, Lori Finance Manager
van Aalst, Maarten Adjunct Senior Research Scientist
Brahm Castillo, Manuel Staff Associate
Mauerman, Max Staff Associate III
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, Sarah 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
Chourio Lobato, Xandre Senior Staff Associate l
Alabweh, Zain Staff Associate II