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PIELKE, ROGER, Jr. Professor


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research overview

  • Roger A. Pielke, Jr.'s research focuses on the governance of sport. He also studies various policies related to science and technology.


  • research, teaching and outreach on issues of governance, sports governance, secondary focus on science, technology and innovation, climate and energy policies


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courses taught

  • ENVS 5110 - Topics in Environmental Social Science and Humanities
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Covers various topics in the social sciences and humanities in environmental studies.
  • ENVS 5120 - Topics in Quantitative Methods
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Covers a wide range of quantitative methods used in policy research and their applications. Topics may include decision-making under uncertainty, fundamentals of microeconomics, mathematics of economic efficiency, cost-benefit analysis, system optimization, budgeting, fundamentals or probability, risk assessment, risk perception, risk communication, and decision analysis. Includes practical exercises, as well as readings and discussion, of various strengths and weaknesses of the different methods.
  • ETHN 3104 - Selected Topics in American Studies
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019
    Critically examines American identity and experiences, past and present, focusing on ethnicity, gender, popular culture, and political culture. May be repeated up to 9 total credit hours. Recommended prerequisite: ETHN 2001.


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