Robert K. Musil: “The Legacy of Rachel Carson: Empathy and Environmental Justice”

Please join us in welcoming Robert K. Musil, President and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council, as he discusses environmental justice and political advocacy. There will be a book signing after a presentation. This event is free and open to the public.

Sponsored by Miller Worley Center for the Environment, Weissman Center for Leadership, Department of Environmental Studies, The Science Center and supported by the Council of Independent Colleges Woodrow Wilson Scholars program.

Robert K. Musil PhD, MPH

President and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council

Robert K. Musil PhD, MPH, President and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council

In addition to being president and CEO of the Rachel Carson Council, Robert Musil is also a senior fellow and adjunct professor at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, School of Public Affairs, American University.

Musil specializes in contemporary global sustainability, security, and health issues, as well as Cold War history, culture, and policy.

He is the author of numerous articles and "Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment" (Rutgers Press, 2014) and "Washington in Spring: A Nature Journal for a Changing Planet" (Bartleby Press, 2016).