Faculty

Core Faculty

The core faculty share appointments with the Center and other Departments in the College of Arts and Sciences. These faculty are responsible for much of the teaching, advising, administration, and program development in the Center. The current core faculty are:

Nathan PhillipsNathan Phillips
Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Plant Physiological Ecology, Global Change Biology

Robert KaufmannRobert Kaufmann
Center Director and Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: World oil markets, global climate change, and ecological economics

Cutler ClevelandCutler Cleveland
Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Ecological economics; environmental science; the oil and natural gas industry

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Edward Cunningham
Assistant Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Political economy of development and comparative energy governance

Lakshmanan T.R. Lakshmanan
Emeritus Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Urbanization and regional development, environmental and energy modeling

wingIan Sue Wing
Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Integrated assessment of climate change, emissions trading under uncertainty

reibsteinRick Reibstein
Adjunct Professor, Earth and Environment and Center for Energy and Environmental Studies
Research interests: Environmental governance and environmental law

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Anne Short
Assistant Professor, Department of Earth and Environment
Research interests: Governance of complex and evolving human-environmental systems

woodcockCurtis E. Woodcock
Professor, Earth and Environment & Center for Remote Sensing
Research interests: Remote sensing, ecosystem science, land use

Gallagher Kevin P. Gallagher
Associate Professor, Department of International Relations
Research interests: Globalization and Governance for development in industrializing nations.

Selin Henrik Selin
Associate Professor, Department of International Relations
Research Interests: Global and regional environmental politics and sustainable development.

gopalSuchi Gopal
Professor, Earth and Environment & Center for Remote Sensing
Research Interests: Neural Networks in GIS and Remote Sensing, Spatial analysis and GIS.

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Dana Bauer
Assistant Professor, Department of Earth & Environment
Research Interests: Economic impact of land-use policies on long-term species viability.

Associated Faculty

In addition to the core faculty, the Center has an Associated Faculty who participate actively in one or more of the environmental programs through advising, teaching, program development, or research in one or more of the environmental programs. The current Associated Faculty are:

Richard Clapp
Professor, School of Environmental Health

Lucy Hutyra
Assistant Professor, Earth and Environment

Thomas Kunz
Professor, Biology

David Ozonoff
Professor, School of Public Health

Nancy Maxwell
Professor, School of Public Health

Adrien Finzi
Professor, Biology

Mark Friedl
Professor, Earth and Environment

Jim McCann
Professor, Department of History and Director African Studies Center

Guido Salvucci
Professor, Earth and Environment

Ranga Myneni
Professor, Earth and Environment

Robert Weller
Professor and Chair, Anthropology