Lucy Hutyra

Assistant Professor (CAS-Earth & Environment)

  • Title Assistant Professor (CAS-Earth & Environment)
  • Phone (617) 353-5743
  • Education PhD, Harvard University, 2007

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.

CISE Affiliation
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Research Areas
Information Sciences

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