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Ph.D. Student

Jayson Toweh

Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources, admitted Autumn 2021
Jayson Toweh is an E-IPER PhD student focusing on identifying the health, environmental, and social impacts of climate change and creating co-benefits from developing sustainable energy transition.

He hold's a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan’s Program in the Environment and a master’s degree in Environmental Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. His thesis focused on evaluating and mapping emission changes after installing scrubbers to coal power plants.

Prior to Stanford, Jayson worked as a Management and Program Analyst at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the Office of Inspector General, where he evaluated EPA's water programs and made recommendations for improvement. Jayson was elected and serves on the Harvard Board of Overseers, the university's governing board.


BS, University of Michigan, Program in the Environment (2017)
SM, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Environmental Health (2019)
MBA, Quantic School of Business and Technology (2021)