Areas of Expertise
Human behavior, resource use, natural resources, climate change.
Shahzeen Attari, an associate professor in the O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs, focuses on human behavior and resource use. Attari and her lab work on a range of research topics that span perceptions, motivations and biases of how people understand complex systems and use natural resources.
Her current research investigates systems thinking, how to use games for research and learning, ad hominem attacks on climate change researchers, and factors that influence perceptions of natural resources.View full bio