Max Callaghan

Postdoc

 Max Callaghan

Max Callaghan is a researcher in the Applied Sustainability Sciences working group. He works on quantitative methods to interpret large collections of scientific research (or “Big Literature”) about climate change with a view to 

  • better understanding the science-policy interface, and
  • assisting researchers and assessment makers in synthesising knowledge

He completed his Master’s degree in Public Policy at the Hertie School of Governance in 2016.

Latest Publications

Callaghan, M., Schleussner, C.-F., Nath, S., Lejeune, Q., Knutson, T.R., Reichstein, M., Hansen, G., Theokritoff, E., Andrijevic, M., Brecha, R.J., Hegarty, M., Jones, C., Lee, K., Lucas, A., van Maanen, N., Menke, I., Pfleiderer, P., Yesil, B., Minx, J.C. , 2021

Machine-learning-based evidence and attribution mapping of 100,000 climate impact studies

Nature Climate Change
Type
Peer Review
Khanna, T., Baiocchi, G., Callaghan, M., Creutzig, F., Guias, H., Haddaway, N., Hirth, L., Javaid, A., Koch, N., Laukemper, S., Löschel, A., Zamora, M., Minx, J., 2021

A multi-country meta-analysis on the role of behavioral change in reducing energy consumption and CO2 emissions in residential buildings

Nature Energy
Type
Peer Review
Berrang-Ford, L., Sietsma, A. J., Callaghan, M., Minx, J. C., Scheelbeek, P. F. D., Haddaway, N. R., Haines, A., Dangou, A.D., 2021

Systematic mapping of global research on climate and health: a machine learning review

The Lancet Planetary Health
Type
Peer Review
Scheelbeek, P. F D, Dangour, A. D, Jarmul, S., Turner, G., Sietsma, A. J, Minx, J., Callaghan, M., Ajibade, I., Austin, S. E., Biesbroek, R., Bowen, K. J., Chen, T., Davis, K., Ensor, T., Ford, J.D., Galappaththi, E. K., Joe, E. T., Musah-Surugu, I. J., Alverio, G. N., Schwerdtle, P. N., Pokharel, P., Salubi, E. A., Scarpa, G., Segnon, E. C., Siña, M., Templeman, S., Xu, J., Zavaleta-Cortijo, C., Berrang-Ford, L., 2021

The effects on public health of climate change adaptation responses: a systematic review of evidence from low- and middle-income countries

Environmental Research Letters
Type
Peer Review
Belesova, K., Callaghan, M., Minx, J. C., Creutzig, F., Turcu, C., Hutchinson, E. Milner, J., Crane, M., Haines, A., Davies, M, Wilkinson, P. , 2021

Climate action for health and wellbeing in cities: a protocol for the systematic development of a database of peer-reviewed studies using machine learning methods

Wellcome Open Research
Type
Peer Review