Cecilio Ortiz García, Ph.D.

Senior Fellow, RISE

Dr. Cecilio Ortiz García is employed as a Senior Fellow with the National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) to support the NCSE RISE program. Cecilio's research expertise includes the public policy and administration of socio-technical systems, public participation and energy governance, environmental and energy justice issues, community resilience, and transitions management. Cecilio was most recently a professor in the Department of Social Science at the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez. Cecilio earned a Ph.D. in public policy and administration from Arizona State University.