Ben Sullivan

University of Illinois – Chicago

Project Manager & Research Associate, Freshwater Lab

Ben Sullivan received his B.A. at Oberlin College and is currently pursuing a Masters in Urban Planning and Policy at UIC, with a concentration in economic development. His research interests include the intersection between climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies, and net energy, life cycle analysis, green infrastructure, and circular economies.

Ben is a Freshwater Lab research associate and Untrouble the Waters project manager. Previously, he worked at Rebuilding Exchange, where he explored his interest in circular economies and learning how to make things out of wood.