Jennifer R. Marlon
Areas of Expertise & Civic Involvements
Marlon is a geographer with expertise in environmental risk perceptions and communication, particularly regarding climate change. Her research uses public opinion surveys to understand how and why individuals think, feel and act in response to environmental risks. She has conducted research on global warming attitudes and behaviors, climate change knowledge, hurricanes, and heat waves. Marlon also studies wildfires using paleoecological and paleoclimate data.