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Advisory Board

Kelly Parker

Dr. Kelly Parker

Program Director
Professor of Philosophy, Environmental Studies, and Liberal Studies

Research areas: Environmental Philosophy, Sustainability Studies, Ecohumanities

2014-17

Charles Baker-Clark

Dr. Charles Baker-Clark

Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism

2015-18

Brian Deyo

Dr. Brian Deyo 

Assistant Professor of English

Research areas: Environmental Humanities, Ecocriticism, Animal/Animality Studies, Posthumanism

2015-18

Shirley Fleischmann

Dr. Shirley Fleischmann

Professor of Engineering

Research areas: Fluid mechanics, Thermodynamics, Heat transfer, Energy

2014-17

Jodee Hunt

Dr. Jodee Hunt

Professor of Biology

2015-16

Sarah King

Dr. Sarah King

Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies

Research areas: Comparative religion, Environmental philosophy, Ethnography and Community-based Research, Indiginous-settler Relationships in North America, Food Justice and Sustainable Agriculture

2014-16

Tara Kneeshaw

Dr. Tara Kneeshaw

Assistant Professor of Geology

Research areas: Environmental Biogeochemistry, Water Quality, Chemicals in Natural Systems

2014-15

Dalila Kovacs

Dr. Dalila Kovacs

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Research areas: Exploring heterogeneous catalytic processes as alternatives for green pathways from biomass-based resources toward chemical commodities

2015-18

Amy McFarland

Dr. Amy McFarland

Assistant Professor of Sustainable Food Systems

Research areas: Social factors influencing food system issues from pre-production to post-consumer

2014-17

Azizur Molla

Dr. Azizur R. Molla

Associate Professor of Public Health

Research areas: Medical anthropology, Community Health, Environmental Health, Health Education and Promotion, and Health Communication and Advocacy, Research Methods

2015-17

Jim Penn

Dr. Jim Penn

Associate Professor of Geography and Planning

Research areas: Agroforestry Systems, Tropical Forest Use, Non-timber Forest Products and Migration Patterns in Latin America

2014-16

Laura Schneider

Dr. Laura Schneider

Associate Professor of Political Science

Research areas: Public Policy, Environmental Policy, Women and Politics

2014-16

 

Dr. Paul Sicilian

Professor of Economics

Research areas: Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, Nonprofit Sector

2015-18

Jennifer Stewart

Dr. Jennifer Stewart

Associate Professor of Sociology

Research areas: Social Stratification, Race and Ethnicity

2015-17

Kirsten Strom

Dr. Kirsten Strom

Associate Professor of Art History

Research areas: Art History, Surrealism, Art and Ethnography, Animals in Art

2015-18

Janet Vail

Dr. Janet Vail

Associate Research Scientist, Annis Water Resources Institute

Research areas: Climate Change Models and  Impacts, Air Quality, Great Lakes Water Issues, Environmental Regulations, Environmental Justice

2014-16