Jessica Eise is a writer, researcher and Ross Fellow in the Purdue University Brian Lamb School of Communication doctoral program. Her articles have appeared in CNBC, Salon, MarketWatch and Thomson Reuters Foundation News, amongst others. Her books include How to Feed the World, The Communication Scarcity in Agriculture and other works spanning nonfiction and fiction genres. Jessica researches how communication influences chronic stressors such as climate change and food insecurity. She is currently the principal investigator on a multidisciplinary, international grant-funded project to create a climate change adaptation information network in Colombia. Jessica has a master’s in journalism and international relations from New York University and formerly worked in international media production, new media and communications.