Who We Are

The Climate Change Initiative (CCI) is an award-winning University Center with more than 30 faculty members drawn from 13 academic departments. Our faculty engage almost a third of UMass Lowell’s students through our instructional and research activities. We collaborate on research, teaching, and outreach activities, using a systems thinking framework to integrate across disciplines. We are committed to working with citizens, community organizations, companies, and policymakers to ensure that our scholarly work benefits society directly.