Lisa Reyes Mason
Associate Professor with tenure
What I do
The climate crisis is here. I partner with people and organizations to create a healthier, more sustainable and just world.
community organizing and community development, environment, health and wellness, public policy, race and ethnicity, social justice
Mason co-edited the book People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice (Oxford University Press, 2019). She also co-leads the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare’s grand challenge to Create Social Responses to a Changing Environment.
Mason is often found collaborating across disciplines with climatologists, engineers, and public health scholars. She embraces team science and impact beyond the academy in her pursuits of scholarship for the public good.
- Ph.D., Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis, 2013
- MSW, Washington University in St. Louis, 2003
- BA, University of Pennsylvania, 1998