Our Team

Miriam Zuk

is the director of the Center for Community Innovation, project director of the Urban Displacement Project and senior researcher at UC Berkeley in affiliation with the Institute of Governmental Studies. She has over 15 years of experience in the fields of environmental justice and equitable development.

Dr. Zuk completed her Ph.D. in 2013 at UC Berkeley in the Department of City and Regional Planning. She previously served as the Deputy Director of Air Quality Research for the Mexican Ministry of Environment. Dr. Zuk received her M.S. in Technology and Policy from MIT and her B.A. in Environmental Sciences from Barnard College.