About Adam

My research centers on the interconnections between energy production and consumption, well-being and governance.


  • Community Development
  • Conservation Social Science
  • Environmental Governance
  • Human Dimensions of Natural Resources
  • Other
  • Research Methodologies
  • Social Aspects of Energy

Selected Publications

Education, political affiliation and energy policy in the United States: A case of Tea Party exceptionalism?

  • Mayer, A.Smith, E., & , .,

Political identity and paradox in oil and gas policy: A study of regulatory exaggeration in Colorado, US

  • Mayer, A.Shelley, T., & , .,

Environmental Risk Exposure, Risk Perception, Political Ideology and Support for Climate Policy

  • Mayer, A.Shelley, T., & , .,

Community economic identity and colliding treadmills in oil and gas governance

  • Koons, D., Iles, D.Schaub, M., & Caswell, H.,

Putting the green into corrections: Improving energy conservation, building function, safety and occupant well-being in an American correctional facility

  • Cross, J., Shelley, T.Mayer, A., & , .,