College of Letters and Science | La Follette School of Public Affairs
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec
Gregory Nemet is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the La Follette School of Public Affairs. He teaches courses in policy analysis, energy systems, and international environmental policy. Nemet’s research focuses on understanding the process of technological change and the ways in which public policy can affect it.
Solar energy’s path to widespread adoption provides a successful model that can be applied to other technologies we will need to address climate change.