Jason Scorse

Middlebury Institute of International Studies MARINE Faculty Liaison

Specialties: Ocean Education

MIIS Faculty Liaison since 2009
Ph.D., Assc. Professor, International Environmental Policy Program Chair, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Jason Scorse completed his Ph.D. in agricultural and natural resource economics at UC Berkley in 2005 with a focus on environmental economics and policy, international development, and behavioral economics. He teaches courses in environmental and natural resource economics, ocean and coastal economics, and sustainable development. In 2009 he was promoted to the Chair of the International Environmental Policy (IEP) program, and as of 2011, Professor Scorse is also the director of the new Center for the Blue Economy, whose mission is "to promote ocean and coastal sustainability."