Mijin Cha's research focuses on climate change, green economy, and the intersection of race, class, and the environment. Her writing has appeared in several outlets, including The American Prospect, the Huffington Post, Grist, Dissest, Truthout, The Hill, and Policyshop. She is a graduate of Cornell Univeristy and holds a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and LL.M. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of London, SOAS. Mijin is a member of the California Bar and teaches courses on climate justice and environmental law.