william zou

William Zou

Staff Research Associate


La Kretz Hall, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90095


William Zou joined the IoES staff in 2019 as a Staff Research Associate. He assists the Alan Barreca, an associate professor at the Institute with his project on the household economic impact of extreme heat. 

William graduated UCLA in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in environmental science and a minor in environmental engineering. As a student, William did research for a project on Urban Water Conservation, emergency response evaluations at the Fielding School of Public Health, and worked as an editor and writer at the Daily Bruin.

In his free time William enjoys knitting, leading unofficial tours through the tunnels of UCLA and cooking.