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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Joshua Humphreys

Joshua Humphreys
President and Senior Fellow
Croatan Institute


A leading authority on sustainable, responsible, and impact investing, Dr. Humphreys has taught at Harvard, Princeton, and NYU, and held appointments as a Fulbright Scholar in Paris, an Aspen Environment Forum Scholar, associate fellow of the Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis, scholar-in-residence at the Rockefeller Archive Center, visiting research associate at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Study, and fellow at Tellus Institute. For two decades, Dr. Humphreys has advised numerous investors, businesses, nonprofits, foundations, community groups, policymakers and multilateral organizations on sustainability and finance. His insights on trends in endowment management, impact investing, and investor engagement have been widely published and regularly cited in the press. He serves on the Value Chain Working Group of the Just Foods Collaborative and the advisory boards of Dwight Hall’s SRI Fund at Yale and the Coalition for Responsible Investment at Harvard.