Academic Positions
    Starting Aug. 2018       Assistant Professor
                                           School of Marine Science and Policy
                                           College of Earth, Ocean and Environment
                                           University of Delaware

    2017-2018                    Postdoctoral Scholar
                                           Bren School of Environmental Science and Management
                                           University of California, Santa Barbara
                                           Advisors: Christopher Costello and Steve Gaines                                                                    


        2017                            Ph.D.        Sustainable Development, Columbia University
                                                              Committee: Mark Cane, Josh Drew, Geoffrey Heal, John Mutter and Wolfram Schlenker
        2011                            M.P.A.      Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University
        2005                            B.S.           Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University

Research Interests:
Natural resource economics and policy, Climate change, International agreements, Fisheries

Meng, K.M., K.L. Oremus, and S.D. Gaines. 2016. “New England cod collapse and the climate.” PLOS ONE, 11(7)
Oremus, K.L., L. Suatoni, and B. Sewell. 2014. “The requirement to rebuild US fish stocks: Is it working?” Marine Policy, 47(C):71-75.
Brunner, R., F. Ali, C.C. Ambel, P. Aquino, K. Bautista, B. Bendandi, A. Karpati, K. LaiJ. Barbour-McKellar, M. Roos, N. Rudder, E. Soergel and N. Valencia. 2010. “Back to its roots: REDD+ via the Copenhagen Accord.” Reconsidering Development Journal, 1(1).

Working Papers:
"Small world of global marine fisheries,” with Nandini Ramesh (Columbia) and James Rising (LSE)
"Climate impacts on fishing labor"
“Inferring spatio-temporal anchoveta stocks using catch series and plankton measurements,” with James Rising (LSE)

Invited Conferences and Presentations:
2018: Sustainable Development Research Symposium, Columbia University, "The value of transboundary fishing agreements under climate change"
2017: School of Marine Science and Policy, University of Delaware, "Small world of global marine fisheries"
2016: American Geophysical Union Ocean Sciences Meeting, “New England cod collapse and climate”
2014: SmarterCape Economic Summit, “Atlantic cod collapse and climate”
2013: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, “The requirement to rebuild US fish stocks: Is it working?”

Fellowships and Leadership:
2018: Lead organizer, Women in Sustainable Development Conference, Columbia University
2016-2017: Dissertation Fellowship, Columbia University
2011-2016: Faculty Fellowship, Columbia University
2014: Lead organizer, 4th Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Workshop in Sustainable Development, Columbia University
2013-2014: President, Sustainable Development Doctoral Society, Columbia University  

Teaching Experience:
Guest Lecturer, Economics of Environmental Management, graduate, University of California, Santa Barbara (Spring 2018)
Teaching Assistant, Environmental Science for Sustainable Development, Ph.D., Columbia University, New York (Fall, 2014 and 2015)
Instructor, Analytics for Environmental Science and Policy, graduate, Columbia University, New York (Summer, 2013 and 2014)
Teaching Assistant, Environmental Science for Sustainable Development, graduate, Columbia University, New York (Fall, 2013)
Teaching Assistant, Environmental Science for Sustainable Development, undergraduate, Columbia University, New York (Fall, 2012)