Social Science Intern
Masters in Environmental Studies
Rachel has a M.S. in Environmental Studies from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a joint B.A. in Geography and Spanish from Middlebury College. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Health & Behavioral Sciences at the University of Colorado Denver with a focus on perceptions of disaster risk and resilience amongst vulnerable populations. Prior to pursuing her Masters degree Rachel worked for the Dominican Republic Education and Mentoring (DREAM) Project on the north coast of the Dominican Republic where she worked on providing after-school programming and activities to local youth.
Disaster risk and resilience;