Dr. Sari Lucille Blakeley

Pronouns: She/they

Associate Research Scientist, International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), Columbia Climate School

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Climate,

61 Route 9W
Palisades, NY 10964
United States


Sari Lucille Blakeley is an Associate Research Scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society. Her research focuses on understanding how global climate change impacts human and natural systems across multiple spatiotemporal scales, with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa. In specific, this research focuses on food security, gendered impacts of climate shocks, financial risk management to natural disasters, climate variability, and climate change. Their research heavily focuses on application- finding solutions to real-world problems. Blakeley recieved their PhD from the University of California, Santa Barbara in Geography, her MA from Columbia University in Climate and Society, and their BS in Economics, Interdisciplinary Studies, and French from Michigan State University. 


Only select publications listed below
Name Published Date
International Research Institute for Climate and Society 2013