Maurie Cohen

Maurie J. Cohen is Professor of Sustainability Studies; Program Director of Science, Technology, and Society; and Chair of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. He is Associate Faculty member with the Rutgers/NJIT Urban Systems Program and Associate Fellow at the Tellus Institute. Dr. Cohen serves as Editor of Sustainability: Science, Practice, and Policy; Associate Editor of Environmental Innovation and Sustainability Transitions; and is cofounder of Future Earth's SSCP KAN. He is author or co-editor of The Future of Consumer Society, Social Change and the Coming of Post-Consumer Society, Putting Sustainability into Practice, Innovations in Sustainable Consumption, and Exploring Sustainable Consumption. He earned a PhD in regional science from the University of Pennsylvania. He can be reached at