Drs. Paul & Anne Ehrlich
For three decades Drs.
Paul & Anne Ehrlich
have been producing important scientific research on population-related issues, specifically aimed at non-scientific audiences as they seek to translate meaningful science into workable policy.
Anne Ehrlich is senior research scientist at Stanford's Center for Conservation Biology.
She is also on the Program Advisor Board, Population Media Center.
carried out research and co-authored many technical articles in population biology but also wrote extensively on issues of public concern, e.g. population stabilization, environmental protection, and environmental consequences of nuclear war.
From 1981 to 2000, Ehrlich taught a course in environmental policy for Stanford's Human Biology Program.
Since 2000, she
has co-taught a freshman seminar course on environmental policy.
has co-authored more than ten books, including The Population Explosion(Simon & Schuster, 1990); Healing the Planet (Addison-Wesley, 1991); The Stork and the Plow (G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1995); Betrayal of Science and Reason (Island Press, 1996); One with Nineveh(Island Press, 2004); and The Dominant Animal (Island Press, 2008).
Ehrlich served as one of seven outside consultants to the White House Council on Environmental Quality's Global 2000 Report(1980) and, in 1994-95, served on a task group for academics and scientists for the President's Commission on Sustainable Development.
Dr. Ehrlich has served on the board of a wide range of organizations and currently serves on the boards of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Environment, Development, and Security (since 1988) and the New-Land Foundation (since 2002).