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Office of the GPSA President

Office of the GPSA President

Florian Schneider

Florian A. Schneider

2022-2023 President

Florian A. Schneider is an international Ph.D. candidate from Germany in his 5th year studying Sustainability in the School of Sustainability in the College of Global Futures. Florian holds a bachelor and master's degree in Meteorology with a focus on human and climate change impacts. Florian's dissertation research focuses on sustainable and equitable heat mitigation with the larger goal to advance the creation and application of usable, policy-relevant knowledge.

As the GPSA President, Schneider has two roles: he serves as a member of the ASASU Council of Presidents (COP) to advance initiatives at the university level for all students and is the local president of GPSA, overseeing the advocacy for all graduate and professional students at ASU. Florian will continue the work of GPSA’s prior leadership on initiating long-lasting and sustainable support for graduate and professional students. This includes support for housing opportunities and cost, funding amounts and options, health insurance benefits, sustainability initiatives and education, and alternative transportation modes, including biking and walking safety at and around ASU.