EVP and Senior Scientist, Conservation International
Dr. M. Sanjayan is a leading global conservation scientist, writer and an Emmy-nominated news contributor focused on the role of conservation in improving human well-being, wildlife and the environment. He serves on Conservation International’s senior leadership team as executive vice president and senior scientist. <br> <br> His scientific work has been published in journals including <em>Science</em>, <em>Nature</em>, and <em>Conservation Biology</em>. He is a Catto Fellow at the Aspen Institute. <br> <br> Sanjayan's broad-reaching television experience includes numerous documentaries for Discovery Channel and the BBC and serving as a frequent contributor to CBS News. He is currently filming his new TV series, Earth – A New Wild airing on PBS in 2015. He is also a correspondent for Years of Living Dangerously, a Showtime documentary series debuting in April 2014. In January 2014 he returned as the featured contributor to the BBC World News series <em>The Power of Nature</em>.