Urooj Raja

Urooj Raja is a doctoral candidate in environmental studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder (UCB), where her dissertation research examines possible ways to shrink psychological distance to climate change. Urooj has worked as an Environmental Grantmaking Fellow at the Solutions Project, as a Research Analyst and Multimedia Fellow at Climate Central, and also as a staffer for a New York State Assembly member. She is the recipient of a 2016 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRFP). Urooj has a Masters in Sociology from UCB and has a Bachelor with honors from Princeton University.