Ph.D. Resource Policy & Behavior, University of Michigan, (expected 2020)
B.S. Economics and Environmental Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, 2015
Brent Heard's work focuses on anticipating the sustainability implications of emerging technologies, with his current research investigating the effects of expanded refrigerated supply chains on food system sustainability.
- Critical Research Needed to Examine the Environmental Impacts of Expanded Refrigeration on the Food System
- Emerging challenges and opportunities for the food-energy-water nexus in urban systems
- Sustainability implications of connected and autonomous vehicles for the food supply chain
- The Environmental Impacts of Autonomous Vehicles Depends on Adoption Patterns