Emma Rieves

Education: Masters’ candidate in Geography (concentration: environment-society) at the University of Colorado, Boulder; B.A. Bowdoin College (Major: History, Minor: Computer Science)

Current position: Graduate Research Assistant

Supported by: JPB Fellow Colleen Reid.
Emma works with JPB Fellow Colleen on a COVID-19 and greenspace paper.

Emma is a graduate student in the Geography department at CU Boulder, where she studies the health and equity implications of decarbonization policies. Her interests are public health, environmental justice, climate policy, and data science. The JPB funds support Emma’s work as a research assistant for Dr. Reid’s project on COVID-19, greenspace, and mental health outcomes.