Meet The Team

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Adam Mayer

Research Scientist

Adam Mayer is an interdisciplinary social scientist investigating CO₂ capture, storage, and transport. He has an extensive background in academic and technical writing, data management, data analytics, and both qualitative and quantitative methods. Adam is especially well-trained in causal inference and survey data analysis and has an interest in issues around energy justice and community engagement.

Before joining Carbon Solutions, Adam earned a PhD from Colorado State University, focusing on oil and gas development. Adam has worked as a research associate at Michigan State University and Colorado State University studying the social, economic, and ecological aspects of energy projects.

Education and Training:

Ph.D. | Sociology | Colorado State University | 2011–2017
M.A. | Sociology | University of Cincinnati | 2010–2012
B.A. | Business Administration & Economics | Wilmington College | 2003–2006