Nicole Jang

Junior Researcher

Nicole is a junior researcher with IISD's Resilience program. Based in Vancouver, she supports the team’s work in climate change adaptation and advancing equitable nature-based solutions.  

Prior to joining IISD, Nicole worked as a research assistant at Simon Fraser University. She partnered with local municipalities on projects focused on urban resilience and green infrastructure to help inform planning and decision-making processes. Her previous experience also includes coordination for a network of environmental organizations, First Nations, academic institutions, and local governments.

She holds a Master of Science in environmental management and physical planning from Stockholm University and a Bachelor of Arts in geography with a focus on environment and sustainability from the University of British Columbia. Her primary research examined how to integrate social equity considerations into green infrastructure planning in the City of Vancouver. 

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Areas of expertise
Climate Change Adaptation
Nature-Based Solutions (NbS)
Green Infrastructure
Staff type
Staff
Education
Master of Science, Environmental Management and Physical Planning, Stockholm University
Bachelor of Arts, Geography, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia
Languages spoken
English, Cantonese, French, Swedish