Navigation Links
Johns Hopkins Launches “Energy Policy and Climate” Master's Degree
Date:3/11/2010

The curriculum of Johns Hopkins' new part-time degree program is focused on climate change science, energy systems, carbon management and climate change policies. Classes will be held in the evenings at the Johns Hopkins Washington, DC Center near Dupont Circle. Learn more at environment.jhu.edu

(PRWEB) March 10, 2010 -- The Johns Hopkins University today launched a master of science degree in energy policy and climate. Based at Johns Hopkins’ Washington, D.C. Center near Dupont Circle, the part-time graduate program addresses the challenges of climate change and sustainable energy systems.

“In a carbon-constrained environment, there is a need for people knowledgeable about energy systems, climate change science, carbon management, and climate change policies,” said Eileen McGurty, associate program chair of Johns Hopkins Environmental Studies Programs. “We’re looking to help prepare the next generation of interdisciplinary professionals to address this need.”

The energy policy and climate degree consists of nine graduate courses and one capstone project. The four required courses are science of climate change and its impact, climate change policy analysis, energy production technology, and carbon management and finance.

This program is rooted in the Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences of the Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Oversight by the eminent faculty of this department sustains the academic integrity and excellence of the program. Courses are taught by distinguished instructors with valuable experience in the academic, public, and corporate sectors.

About the Environmental Studies Programs at Johns Hopkins Advanced Academic Programs
In addition to the master of science in energy policy and climate, The Johns Hopkins University offers a master of science in environmental sciences and policy (ES&P) that offers a broader curriculum related to all areas of environmental practice, and a graduate certificate in geographic information systems. Courses are offered at Johns Hopkins’ Washington, D.C. Center, at the Homewood campus in Baltimore, and online. For more information, visit www.environment.jhu.edu.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/03/prweb3705364.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Launches New Scholars, Fellows & Leadership Programs Web Site
2. Johnson & Johnson to Participate in RBC Capital Markets Health Care Conference
3. AADR awards the 2010 Jack Hein Public Service Award to David C. Johnsen
4. Johns Hopkins scientists develop personalized blood tests for cancer using whole genome sequencing
5. Longtime Quality Assurance Executive Randy Johnson Joins White Pine Systems as Vice President of Product Services
6. Protecting patients: Study shows that Johns Hopkins flu vaccination rates twice national average
7. Jimmy Johnson Will Step Into Role as Honorary Crew Chief for ExtenZe Racing at Daytona
8. PJ Johnson Joins StatCom as Enterprise VP, Southeast Region
9. U.S. Department of Justice Alleges Johnson & Johnson Paid Kickbacks to Steer Nursing Home Prescriptions: Joins Chicago Pharmacist's Whistleblower Case
10. Johns Hopkins researchers say vaccine appears to mop up leukemia cells Gleevec leaves behind
11. NEA-Incubated Acclarent Acquired by Johnson & Johnsons Ethicon
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Johns Hopkins Launches “Energy Policy and Climate” Master's Degree 
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of independent freestanding emergency ... its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to announce Dr. Ogunleye ... M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. , Dr. Ogunleye ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... and non-athletes recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented orthobiologic procedures as a ... area —Johnson is one of the first doctors to perform the treatment. Orthobiologics ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, whether it’s ... setting the bar too high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. However, those ... goal. , Research from PsychTests.com reveals that behind the tendency to ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Marne, Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... To deal with these feelings, many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or ... Center of Marne, Michigan, has released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, ... out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control ... use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say he was going ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016 According to a ... (Standard Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), Needle Length (4mm, ... Hormone), Mode of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) - Trends & ... studies the market for the forecast period of 2016 ... 2.81 Billion by 2021 from USD 1.65 Billion in ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 ... appointment of Dr. Edward Futcher to ... Director, effective June 23, 2016.Dr. Futcher was also ... and Governance Committees.  As a non-executive member of ... expertise and strategic counsel to VolitionRx in connection ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- MedSource announced today that it has selected Datatrial,s ... choice.  This latest decision demonstrates MedSource,s commitment to ... by offering a state-of-the-art electronic data capture (EDC) ... the EDC platform of choice in exchange for ... long been a preferred EDC platform by our ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: