Director, Digital City Testbed Center, Portland State University
Jonathan Fink is professor of geology at Portland State University (PSU) and adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia. He has spent most of his academic career studying natural hazards, urban systems, and climate change. He has also played senior administrative roles at PSU and Arizona State University, including Vice President for Research and Sustainability Institute Director at both schools. He currently leads a working group on wildfire and urban smoke in the Pacific Northwest, under the auspices of the Cascadia Innovation Corridor economic development initiative.