Tim is a Post Doc at EIEE. He completed his PhD in Sustainable Development at Columbia University in the School of International and Public Affairs. He also holds a BS in Applied Mathematics from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Columbia University. His research focuses on environmental, health, and development economics, with a focus on estimating the impacts of climate change on economic development. At EIEE, his research explores how climate change and migration affect the potential for conflict around the world.