Donald Brown joined the faculty as Scholar in Residence for Sustainability Ethics and Law through Widener Law Commonwealth's Environmental Law and Sustainability Center.
Professor Brown comes to Widener Law Commonwealth from Penn State University, where he taught interdisciplinary courses on climate change and sustainable development. He also directed the Pennsylvania Environmental Research Consortium, an organization of 56 Pennsylvania universities and the Pennsylvania Departments of Environmental Protection and Conservation and Natural Resources. He previously worked as program manager for United Nations Organizations at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of International Environmental Policy. He represented the agency on U.S. delegations to the United Nations negotiating climate change, biodiversity and sustainable development issues.
At Widener Law Commonwealth, he researches and presents public presentations on climate change, ethics and sustainability.
BS, Drexel Institute of Technology
MA, New School for Social Research
JD, Seton Hall University School of Law