Dr. Bentley Allan

Bentley Allan

Associate Director

Dr. Bentley B. Allan is the Associate Director of Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS). Dr. Allan joined PICS in the summer of 2020 from his position as Associate Professor of Political Science at Johns Hopkins University. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the Ohio State University and HBA from the University of Toronto.

He has expertise in the relationship between science, technology, and politics, the history of climate policy, and the political economy of decarbonization. He is the author of an award-winning book with Cambridge University Press and a number of peer-reviewed articles in the top journals in his field.