Edward Maibach is a Mason Distinguished University Professor and Director of the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication. His research and practice focus on enhancing public and policymaker engagement in climate change by activating trusted groups of professionals—including health professionals, TV weathercasters and other journalists—and climate educators. Ed previously served as the Associate Director of the National Cancer Institute, and Worldwide Director of Social Marketing at Porter Novelli. He is currently a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and serves on the Board of Directors of the Global Climate and Health Alliance.

This profile was last updated on April 27, 2021

Mind & Life Connections


2021 Summer Research Institute Session

Panel Discussion: Science Forum: The Science of Social Change for Sustainability

Moderators: Elissa Epel
Panel: Christine Wamsler, Ed Maibach, Karen O' Brien, Elissa Epel

Topics: Environment | Interconnection | Mindfulness | Social Change