Robert D. Bullard is the Dean of the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University. Dr. Bullard is often described as the “father of environmental justice.” He is a scholar, lecturer, policy guru, and award winning author of more than 18 books that address sustainable development, environmental racism, urban land use, industrial facility siting, community reinvestment, housing, transportation, climate justice, emergency response, smart growth, and regional equity. In 2013, he was honored with the Sierra Club John Muir Award, the first African American to win the award. And in 2014, the Sierra Club named its new Environmental Justice Award after Dr. Bullard.
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