Nathan Phillips

Phillips_medPhD, Duke University

Department of Earth and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences

Acting Director, Sustainable Neighborhood Lab

Contact Information:

nathan at
(617) 353-2841

Research Interests:

  • Environmental policy and science
  • Urban metabolism

Courses taught:

CAS CC 106 Biodiversity (Core Curriculum)
CAS GE 303  Biogeography
CAS GE 510 Physical Principles of the Environment
CAS  GE 525 Plant Physiological Ecology

Brief Biography:

Nathan Phillips is Acting Director of the Sustainable Neighborhood Lab and Professor in the Department of Earth and Environment. His areas of interest include global change biology, tree physiology, and the structure and function of resilient resource distribution systems, human or natural.