Ph.D. in Natural Resource Management and Environmental Studies, University of British Columbia (2009)
M.S. in Environmental Economics, Cornell University (2004) B.A. in Economics/Environmental Studies, Western Washington University (2002)
Office Address: 285 Mercer Street, 10th Floor New York, NY 10003
Areas of Research/Interest:
Marine ecology; conservation & evolutionary biology; cooperation; social approval.
Jennifer Jacquet is interested in large-scale cooperation dilemmas like climate change, and the exploitation of wildlife, including fishing. She is particularly interested in the role of social approval in encouraging cooperation, and is the author of Is Shame Necessary? New Uses for an Old Tool (2015). As a student, she was a Sea Shepherd volunteer, manatee intern with Florida Fish & Wildlife, and volunteer shark tank diver at the Vancouver Aquarium.