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Dr Jessica Murfree

Dr. Jessica Murfree is an Assistant Professor of Sport Administration at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Murfree studies the effects of climate change on sport through social and legal implications of climate risks and environmental injustices. Her expertise informs organisations like UNEP, Climate Week NYC, Climate Central and Ocean Conservancy. She has contributed to sport industry conversations in Forbes, Sports Illustrated, Scientific American and The Athletic. She is a 2023 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Sports Honoree, and she earned Yale University’s School of Public Health Certificate in Climate Change and Health.