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Ph.D. Alex DE SHERBININ Associate Director for Science Applications, CIESIN - Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University, Palisades, NY

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1984-1986 Peace Corps Volunteer, Agricultural Extension, Mauritania, West Africa
1989-1995 Population Geographer, International Programs, Population Reference Bureau, Washington DC
1996-1998 Programme Officer, Social Policy Group, International Union for the Conservation of Nature, Gland
since 1999 CIESIN - Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University, Palisades, NY

Memberships

Coordinator, Population-Environment Research Network, 2003
Scientific Commitee, World Data System, 2015
Advisory Committee, Platform on Disaster Displacement, 2016-2018
Co-Chair, World Data System-CODATA Task Group on Citizen Science and the Validation, Curation and Management of Crowdsourced Data, 2017-2018

Publications

de Sherbinin, A., et al.: Social vulnerability to floods in two coastal megacities, Vienna Yearbook of Population Research 13,131-165, Austrian Academy of Sciences Press, Vienna, 2016
de Sherbinin, A., et al.: Data Integration for Climate Vulnerability Mapping in West Africa, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 4, 2561-2582, MDPI AG, Basel, 2015
de Sherbinin, A.: Climate Change Hotspots Mapping: What Have We Learned?, Climatic Change, 123(1): 23-37, Springer Verlag, Cham, 2013
de Sherbinin, A., et al.: Preparing for Resettlement Associated with Climate Change. Science 334: 456-457, AAAS, Washington DC, 2011

Awards

Editorial Board, Geographical Journal
Editorial Board, Population & Environment, 2012-2016