Lucy Hutyra

hutyra1Assistant Professor
Department of Earth and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences

PhD, Harvard University
(617) 353-8399

Gridlock and Global Warming in BU Today. June 7,2012

Research Interests:

  • Carbon and water cycling
  • Ecosystem responses to stressors
  • Atmosphere-biosphere interactions
  • Terrestrial ecology
  • Urban ecology

Courses Taught:

CAS GE104 Natural Environments: The Physical Landscape
CAS GE 456/656 Terrestrial Ecosystems & the Carbon Cycle
CAS GE510 Physical Principles of the Environment

Brief Biography:

Lucy Hutyra is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Earth and Environment at Boston University.  She received her PhD in Earth and Planetary Sciences in 2007 from Harvard University for her thesis “Carbon and Water Exchange in Amazonian Rain Forests.” She received BS in Forest Ecology and Management from the University of Washington.