John Robinson

John Robinson

John Robinson is a Professor at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy and the School of the Environment at the University of Toronto, where he also serves as Presidential Advisor on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability. His research focuses on the intersection of climate change and sustainability; the use of visualization, modeling, and citizen engagement to explore sustainable futures; the role of the university in contributing to sustainability; and the history and philosophy of sustainability.

GTI Contributions
Grappling with Complexity
GTI Forum
Grappling with Complexity

A Contribution to the Forum After the Pandemic: Which Future?

July 2020



Commentary on A Higher Calling for Higher Education - John Robinson
Roundtable
Contribution to GTI Roundtable "On Higher Education"
An exchange on the essay A Higher Calling for Higher Education

June 2016



Commentary on Bounding the Planetary Future - John Robinson and David Maggs
Roundtable
Contribution to GTI Roundtable "Bounding the Planetary Future"
An exchange on the essay Bounding the Planetary Future: Why We Need a Great Transition

April 2015