If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal information

From 2006 to 2010, Eric Massey was a researcher at the Institute for Environmental Studies at the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. In that time he has primarily worked on European climate change adaptation policy, and taken part in several EU and Dutch government funded projects. He has also been called as an expert for the UNFCCC. He is currently managing editor of one of the institute’s peer reviewed journals, Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences. In 2011, he became a PhD student at the institute and is a lecturer and supervisor in the institute’s Master's Degree programme. Eric is also director of his own environmental consulting firm, S&E Associates. Among some of his several projects include reports and papers for the OECD, UNDP and the Belgian government.

Prior to moving to Amsterdam, Eric worked extensively in the US government: as a policy advisor on Capitol Hill and the Environmental Protection Agency and a researcher and speechwriter in the Clinton White House. He has also worked on international environmental policy issues during an appointment to the OECD in Paris.

Education

2016: PhD degree, Institute for Environmental Studies, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2005: Master's Degree Environment and Resource Management. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Nederlands.

1994: Bachelor of Art – Jewish Studies; Independent Study in Classical Studies. University of Chicago, USA.

 

Ancillary activities

No ancillary activities

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Fingerprint Fingerprint is based on mining the text of the person's scientific documents to create an index of weighted terms, which defines the key subjects of each individual researcher.

  • 3 Similar Profiles
climate policy Social Sciences
environmental policy Earth & Environmental Sciences
evaluation Social Sciences
innovation Earth & Environmental Sciences
policy Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate change Social Sciences
governance Social Sciences
evidence Social Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 2006 2016

  • 13 Report
  • 7 Article
  • 6 Chapter
  • 1 PhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU

Innovation in policy: The emergence of climate adaptation as a new policy field

Massey, E. E., 2016, 134 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

The emergence of climate change adaptation as a new field of public policy in Europe

Massey, E. E. & Huitema, D., 2016, In : Regional Environmental Change. 16, 2, p. 553-564

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
policy
Europe
public
climate change adaptation
environmental policy

The governance of adaptation: choices, reasons, and effects. Introduction to the Special Feature

Huitema, D., Adger, W. N., Berkhout, F. G. H., Massey, E. E., Mazmanian, D., Munaretto, S., Plummer, R. & Termeer, C. C. J. A. M., 2016, In : Ecology and Society. 21, 3, p. 37 3.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
spillover effect
climate change
effect
climate
resource

Adaptation

Massey, E. E., 2015, Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance. Morin, J. F. & Orsini, A. (eds.). London & New York: Routledge Earthscan, p. 1-2

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Handling adaptation policy choices in Sweden, Germany, the UK and the Netherlands

Massey, E. E., Huitema, D., Garrelts, H., Grecksch, K., Mees, H., Rayner, T., Storbjörk, S., Termeer, C. & Winges, M., 2015, In : Journal of Water and Climate Change. 6, 1, p. 9-24

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

conceptual framework
policy
public
effect
jurisdiction