Kyle Sweeney

Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow
Wharton Risk Center

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3819 Chestnut Street, Suite 217
Philadelphia, PA 19104


Kyle Sweeney is a predoctoral research fellow at the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center. Kyle supports ongoing research at the center through quantitative and qualitative data analysis and policy brief writing.

Prior to joining the risk center, Kyle was a Fulbright research fellow in Kosovo from 2016 – 2017 and a research specialist at Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative in Manila from 2018 – 2019. Kyle has a MS in Environmental Assessment and Management from the University of Bologna in Italy where he wrote his master thesis on the drivers of climate change adaptation at the municipal level in mid-sized EU cities.