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August Lindemer

August Lindemer

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August Lindemer is a PhD Candidate in Sociological Studies at the University of Sheffield, UK. His doctoral research looks at the climate change communication practices of health professionals in the context of Germany and the United Kingdom. Of particular interest to his research are climate activist efforts taken by health professionals involved in organizations such as Doctors for XR and the standing of climate scientific knowledge in the reasoning behind such involvements.

August holds an MA in North American Studies from the University of Bonn and a MSc in Environmental Science from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. As a Grantham Scholar his research is affiliated with and supported by the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures.