Leiden University

Paul Behrens

2023 2023 Speaker | Circle 2023 Winner | Social Sciences & Humanities Speaker Winner Falling Walls Circle Social Sciences & Humanities

Paul Behrens (UK) is an author and Associate Professor at Leiden University. His research and writing on climate, energy, and food, has appeared in scientific journals and media outlets such as the BBC, Thomson Reuters, Politico, Nature Sustainability, Nature Energy, the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Nature Food, and Nature Communications. His popular science book, The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: Futures from the Frontiers of Climate Science (Indigo Press, 2021) describes humanity’s current trajectory and possible futures in paired chapters of pessimism and hope. Paul won International Champion in the Frontiers Planet Prize in 2023.

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Events with Paul Behrens

Wed | Nov 08, 2023 | 09.00 AM - 06.00 PM Berlin Time

Volkswagen Foundation Symposium for Breakthroughs in Social Sciences & Humanities

Wed | Nov 08, 2023 | 02.00 PM - 03.00 PM Berlin Time

Falling Walls Circle – Round Table: Planetary Boundary Science: Advancing Science to Save the Planet

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