Kate Elizabeth Gannon

Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

Kate is a postdoctoral researcher working on PRISE project 4, which examines the role of the private sector/multi-stakeholder partnerships in climate change adaptation and climate resilient development. Before joining the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, Kate completed her PhD at King’s College London where she explored public perceptions of geoengineering and ecological worldviews through an ethnographic case study of the Haida Salmon Restoration Corporation. Kate also holds a Masters of Environmental Social Science Research and a BSc in Environmental Geography and International Development from the University of East Anglia, UK. Her research interests include: climate change adaptation and development, including the role of the private sector; climate risk and hydropower; sub-Saharan Africa and climate change; and participation and geoengineering