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We specialize in interdisciplinary research, employing theory and methods from behavioral and decision sciences: sociology, psychology, communication, economics, and political science.Our methods

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    Faculty Seeking PhD fellows in Sustainable Energy

    Nov 27, 2019

    The Environmental and Social Sustainability (ESS) Lab in the School of Environment and Natural Resources (SENR) at The Ohio State University is seeking high-quality PhD fellows to begin graduate studies during the 2020-2021 academic year.  Fellows will participate in a new, NSF-funded Research Traineeship (NRT) program in Sustainable Energy.