Areas of Expertise
Cities' Adaptation to Climate Change
Social Networks Analysis & GIS
Health & Pandemics
Renewable & Nuclear Energy Policy
Timothy Fraser (Tim) is a mixed methods researcher and educator, studying the role of social networks in communities' adaptation to climate change and crisis. He works as a PhD Candidate in the Department of Political Science at Northeastern University in Boston, MA.
He has authored 23 peer-reviewed studies and 5 chapters on urban resilience, disasters, energy, health, and the pandemic in the US and Japan. His research was funded by a 2016 Fulbright Fellowship at Kyushu University and internal grants at Northeastern.
Tim teaches research methods and quantitative techniques, using examples from environmental politics, and enjoys leading research with undergraduates and masters students. He also runs tutorials on data science in R.