Reid J. Lifset

Research Scholar, Resident Fellow in Industrial Ecology, Associate Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program, and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Industrial Ecology

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Tel: 203-432-6949
Fax: 203-432-5912

Faculty Support

Timothy De Cerbo

Room 304
380 Edwards Street
New Haven, CT

Education & Curriculum Vitae

B.A., Swarthmore College
M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.P.P.M., Yale School of Management

Curriculum Vitae



Mr. Lifset’s research and teaching focus on the emerging field of industrial ecology, the study of the environmental consequences of production and consumption. He is a Research Scholar, Resident Fellow in Industrial Ecology and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Industrial Ecology, an international peer-reviewed biomonthly headquartered at the Center for Industrial Ecology at the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and owned by Yale University. In addition, he is associate director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program. and serves on the UN’s International Resource Panel. His research focuses on extended producer responsibility (EPR) and on the circular economy.



Course Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Fall Spring
Advanced Seminar in Industrial Ecology: Waste Management and the Circular Economy
Tu - 2:30-5:20