Senior Visiting Research Fellow
Dr Sam Geall is Acting CEO of chinadialogue.net, Associate Fellow at Chatham House, and Associate Faculty at the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) at the University of Sussex. His research focuses on climate policy and politics, energy transition, environmental governance and civil society in China. He edited China and the Environment: The Green Revolution (Zed Books, 2013). Sam’s writing has appeared in many leading publications, including BBC Chinese, the Guardian, Foreign Policy, Index on Censorship and Nikkei Asian Review. He has been interviewed extensively by media outlets including the BBC, PRI, Al Jazeera and Monocle 24. Sam was formerly departmental lecturer in Human Geography of China at the University of Oxford. He has a PhD in Social Anthropology from University of Manchester, a BA in Modern Chinese Studies from University of Leeds and was a Kennedy scholar at Harvard University. He is a Fellow of the RSA.