Matt is a PhD student at Columbia University in the department of psychology and is a data science IGERT fellow with the computer science department. He is also a member of the Behavioral Science for Policy Lab at Princeton University. Before starting his PhD, Matt was the program coordinator for the Center for Research on Environmental Decisions (CRED). His research interests are at the intersection of behavioral science, environmental decisions, and computer science. Matt’s work with EIEE focuses on behavioral aspects of climate change. His methods include observational analyses using automatically retrievable data (e.g. historical news data, social media data, etc.) and behavioral experiments.