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Pablo Martinez-Juarez

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

 01392 72 2627

 South Cloisters 1.06

 

South Cloisters, University of Exeter, St Luke's Campus, Heavitree Road, Exeter, EX1 2LU, UK

Overview

Pablo Martinez-Juarez started his research career as Research Assistant in the Health and Climate research group at the Basque Centre for Climate Change. He started his PhD at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) focusing on the health benefits of adaptation measures to climate change. During the development of his PhD thesis he worked as Researcher at the University of Alcalá (UAH). He has also worked as lecturer at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM), teaching Information, Behavioural, and Microeconomics.

He has been involved in different projects, both national and European, such as COST Action IS1204: Tourism, Wellbeing and Ecosystem Services (TObeWELL); European Commission’s H2020 Project INHERIT (INter-sectoral Health and Environment Research for InnovaTion); and Fundación Biodiversidad funded ECOHEALTH (Analysing cobenefits among ECOsystems and HEALTH to cope with climate change risks).

 

Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics: 2019, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
  • MSc in Economics: 2014, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
  • BA in Journalism: 2013, Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M)
  • BSc in Economics: 2012, Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M)

 

Research

Research interests

Research interests lie also in the study of behavioural and environmental aspects of health. From the behavioural perspective, the main focus is over the use of behavioural enhancement and the evaluation of such methodologies, with a particular focus on education and capacity building, and nudging strategies; as well as the effectiveness and efficiency of such measures. The role of the environment, particularly that of natural and seminatural environments over health and its role in preventing potential harms caused by climate change occupies the environmental side of the research.

Broad research specialisms:

His research has been focused on the analysis of health impacts of environmental and behavioural factors. On the environmental perspective, research has been directed towards adaptation to climate change, particularly Ecosystem-based Adaptation measures. On the behavioural side, research has focus on the promotion of healthy eating habits.  Analyses for this research have been based in the use of econometric and statistical approaches, used in order to develop metanalyses of the existing literature.

Teaching

Supervision / Group

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