Tony Reames

Assistant Professor


PhD, University of Kansas (public administration)

MS, Kansas State University (engineering management)

BS, North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University (civil engineering)

(734) 647-3916
2538 Dana


As a multidisciplinary scholar, with degrees in engineering and social science, Assistant Professor Reames' research agenda seeks to connect the areas of technological advancement, the policy process, and social equity. His research extends the environmental justice scholarship to focus on energy justice. He is currently exploring disparities in residential energy generation, consumption, and affordability- focusing on the production and persistence of inequality by race, class, and place.

  • JPB Environmental Health Fellow, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2018)
  • Wall Street Journal ECO:nomics Investing in the Future of Energy Fellow (2016)
  • Institute for Policy and Social Research Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Kansas (2013-2014)  National Science Foundation IGERT C-CHANGE Fellowship, University of Kansas (2011-2014)
  • Thomas Page & Barbara Kester Scholarship, University of Kansas (2009-2011)
  • Myron D. Calkins Scholarship, APWA – Kansas City Metro Chapter (2009-2011)

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