PhD Candidate

Environmental Health Sciences

Mailman School of Public Health

Columbia University


Sebastian received a BA in Biology from University of Pennsylvania, and an MS in Environmental Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Prior to beginning his work at Columbia, Sebastian worked as an environmental consultant, focusing on regulatory compliance and waste abatement.

He is currently a student within the Climate and Health Program at the Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, under the mentorship of Marianthi-Anna Kioumourtzoglou. His research interests include: health impacts and sources of air pollution, air pollution measurement issues such as low cost sensors, health impacts of weather, and epidemiological methods. His recent projects include a study on the cardiovascular impacts of weather in New York State and a nationwide assessment of underground natural gas storage facilities. His CV can be found here.

Contact Information

Sebastian Rowland
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Columbia Mailman School of Public Health
722 West 168th Street
New York, New York 10032
Email: