Ben North

Bio: MBA candidate and PhD graduate looking to combine scientific research and professional experience in the natural resources and renewable energy sectors. Blends determination and passion to manage multiple concurrent projects, solve complex problems, and provide key analytical insights.

Concentration: Financial Analysis and Investments

Career Focus: Natural Resources, Energy, and Climate Finance/Policy

Previous Employer(s): University of Florida, Highstead Foundation, Connecticut Green Bank, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

Graduate Institution(s):

University of Florida, Ph.D., Natural Resource Economics, Conservation, and Policy

University of Connecticut, M.S., Biodiversity and Conservation Biology

Undergraduate Institution (dual degree):

University of Connecticut, B.S., Molecular and Cell Biology

University of Connecticut, B.S., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


USDA – National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) funded PhD research

Graduate Assistant – Office of Service-Learning at the UConn Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning