Honors College

  • Title: Assistant Research Professor
    Department / Research Program: School of Arts and Sciences, Honors College
    Email: nirav.s.patel@rutgers.edu
    Phone: 848-932-0963
    Detailed Profile: https://honorscollege.rutgers.edu/nirav-patel
    Research Areas: Renewable energy education, Environmental attitudes, Energy attitudes, Pro-environmental behavior, Sustainability
    Energy Research Focus: My research emphasizes cognitive-behavioral perspectives, specifically the role of attitudes and norms that engage environmentally significant behavior. My research advances understanding of environmentally significant behavior and seeks to provide useful input to practical programs such as energy conservation. I adopt an interdisciplinary resource management approach focused on problem-solving that can contribute to sustainable solutions.