• 8340 Citations
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1981 …2018
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Research interests

My expertise and research interests focus on the human dimensions of environmental change, connecting earth and social sciences to understand challenges of drought and climate change, climate policy, climate change communication, food security, land use, and international environmental governance.

External positions

Professor, School of Geography and Development

Jan 1 2009 → …


  • mexico
  • environmental governance
  • climate impacts
  • drought
  • global change
  • climate
  • climate change

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Research Output 1981 2018

Building a framework for process-oriented evaluation of regional climate outlook forums

Gerlak, A. K., Guido, Z., Vaughan, C., Rountree, V., Greene, C., Liverman, D., Trotman, A. R., Mahon, R., Cox, S. A., Mason, S. J., Jacobs, K., Buizer, J. L., Van Meerbeeck, C. J. & Baethgen, W. E., Apr 1 2018, In : Weather, Climate, and Society. 10, 2, p. 225-239 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regional climate
market research
1 Citations
Climate Change
Ethnic Groups

Development goals and geography: An update and response

Liverman, D., Jul 1 2018, In : Dialogues in Human Geography. 8, 2, p. 206-211 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

sustainable development
5 Citations
sustainable development
9 Citations

Trajectories of the Earth System in the Anthropocene

Steffen, W., Rockström, J., Richardson, K., Lenton, T. M., Folke, C., Liverman, D., Summerhayes, C. P., Barnosky, A. D., Cornell, S. E., Crucifix, M., Donges, J. F., Fetzer, I., Lade, S. J., Scheffer, M., Winkelmann, R. & Schellnhuber, H. J., Aug 14 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 33, p. 8252-8259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

carbon sink
global economy


Founders Gold Medal

Diana Liverman (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

environmental change