Energy and Environment (E&E)

Energy and Environment Curriculum

SIPA's Energy and Environment Concentration provides students with robust industry knowledge

EE students have access to over 90 advanced EE electives. The EE curriculum provides students with:

  • Advanced knowledge on global energy and environmental issues and how governments, businesses, and civil society can lead effective action 
  • A holistic understanding of how science, technology, policy, finance, and society shape energy, natural resources, and environmental risks and opportunities 
  • Quantitative and qualitative tools to analyze and model energy and environment-related issues
  • Practical skills to become effective leaders in energy, natural resources, and environment, in both the public and private sector 
  • Multicultural interaction, teamwork, and collaboration within an international context 
  • Experience working with clients to formulate energy and environmental policy and management decisions through applied projects, internships, and workshops 
     

Contact Us

Douglas Almond, Professor
Concentration Co-Director
almond@columbia.edu

David Sandalow, Senior Research Scholar at SIPA's Center on Global Energy Policy 
Concentration Co-Director
dsandalow@columbia.edu

Andrew Donini
Concentration Manager
andrew.donini@columbia.edu
IAB room 804