College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Christopher B Jones PhD supervises PhD students in the School of Public Policy and Administration of Walden University. His background is in political science and futures studies. Jones’ research interests include the Gaia theory, sea level rise, climate change, social movements, high technology, space development, the Pacific Islands and Oceania, spirituality, global consciousness, women’s futures, and sustainable communities. His methodological interests are primarily qualitative and futures-oriented, including brainstorming and creativity, emerging issues analysis, scenario building, visioning, and strategic planning. He is a graduate of the University of Hawaii futures program and was Secretary-General of the World Futures Studies Federation (2001-2005).