Peter Schultz, Ph.D.


ICF International







Dr. Schultz has two decades of experience in climate and global change research, management, decision support, and communication. At ICF, he is analyzing the impacts of climate change on a broad array of sectors, and helping clients prepare for the threats and opportunities presented by climate change. The areas being addressed in his ongoing work include transportation, health, electricity production, mining, park and military facilities, water supply, and global economics. His prior research has been in the fields of climate and carbon cycle modeling, the economics of climate change, and remote sensing of vegetation. He played a leadership role in the interagency program responsible for integrating federal climate science. His expertise in informal education and communication stems from his work on climate change exhibitions and other communication modalities. He has led or contributed to the framing and development of dozens of global change assessments at the National Research Council, U.S. Global Change Research Program, and ICF.  Dr. Schultz holds a PhD and MS from Pennsylvania State University, and a BS from Virginia Tech.