Gabe Filippelli

Gabe Filippelli

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

INSTITUTION | Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

POSITION | Chancellor’s Professor of Earth Sciences, Professor of Global Health, and Director of the Center for Urban Health

Dr. Gabriel Filippelli is a Chancellor’s Professor of Earth Sciences, a courtesy Professor of Global Health, and Directs the Center for Urban Health at Indiana University. Filippelli is a biogeochemist with broad training in climate change, exposure science, and environmental health. Filippelli has published broadly, including publications in Science, Nature and Geology as well as in specialty journals and in popular press. He has personally directed over $8M of research funding over his career, and is currently a co-PI on the $55M Indiana University Prepared for Environmental Change Grand Challenge initiative. He is the Editor-in-Chief for the journal GeoHealth, published by the American Geophysical Union. Filippelli is a Fellow of the International Association of Geochemistry, and former National Academy of Sciences Jefferson Fellow, where he served as a Senior Science Advisor for the State Department, with a policy portfolio including Science Cooperation in the Arctic, Antarctic climate change, and Marine Debris and Plastics.​

Gabe co-chairs the Science and Research subcommittee.