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Participating Faculty

Anthropology

William S. Ayres

Island societies; Subsistence methods; Ethnoarchaeology
http://www.uoregon.edu/~wsayres/index.html

Aletta Biersack

Pacific Basin cultures; historical anthropology; gender
http://anthropology.uoregon.edu/profile/abiersac/

Gyoung-Ah Lee

Paleoethnobotany; paleoenvironment; phylogenetics of
crops; gendered archaeology; and quantitative archaeology
http://anthropology.uoregon.edu/profile/galee/

Lamia N. Karim

Globalization; gender; human rights and social movements
http://anthropology.uoregon.edu/profile/lamia/

Geraldine Moreno-Black

Human ecology; nutritional anthropology
http://pages.uoregon.edu/gmorenob/

Madonna Moss

New world archaeology; cultural resource management; coastal fishing societies
http://www.uoregon.edu/~mmoss

James “Josh” Snodgrass

Biological anthropologist who specializes in human evolutionary biology, human adaptation to environmental stressors
http://www.pinniped.net/snodgrass.html

Lawrence Sugiyama

Evolutionary psychology; behavioral ecology; hunter-gatherers
http://pages.uoregon.edu/sugiyama/

Nelson Ting

Molecular ecology; evolutionary biology; conservation biology; phylogenetics; population genetics; phylogeography
http://molecular-anthro.uoregon.edu/Ting/index.html

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Architecture

G.Z. Brown

Environmental control systems; effects of energy & material conservation on architectural form
http://architecture.uoregon.edu/faculty/brown

Roxi J. Thoren

Sustainable urban design; brownfield redevelopment; microclimate design; place-based cultural identity politics
http://architecture.uoregon.edu/faculty/thoren

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Art

Carla Bengtson

Painting; environmental aesthetics
http://art.uoregon.edu/faculty/carla-bengtson

Colin H. Ives

Ecological issues; use of technology
https://art.uoregon.edu/faculty/colin-ives

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Biology

William Bradshaw

Population biology; evolution; organism response to environmental change
http://www.uoregon.edu/~mosquito/

Bill Cresko

Evolution & development of the threespine stickleback
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/cresko

George Carroll (Emeritus)

Fungal host specificity
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/carroll

Richard Castenholz (Emeritus)

Aquatic ecology; microbial communities
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/castenholz

Richard Emlet

Evolution & development of marine invertebrates
http://www.uoregon.edu/~remlet/

Jessica Green

Soil microbial communities in marine, alpine and Mediterranean systems
http://pages.uoregon.edu/green/

Janet Hodder

Ecology of marine birds
http://oimb.uoregon.edu/?faculty=janet-hodder

Barbara (“Bitty”) Roy

Influence of pathogens on host biodiversity; plant population ecology; pollination ecology
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/roy

Alan Shanks

Marine & inter-tidal ecology; larval biology; animal behavior
http://www.uoregon.edu/~ashanks/

Kelly Sutherland

Trophic interactions; cycling of organic material in the ocean; biological propulsion
https://honors.uoregon.edu/faculty/kelly-sutherland

Nora Terwilliger (Emeritus)

Comparative physiology; biochemistry of marine organisms
http://oimb.uoregon.edu/?faculty=nora-terwilliger

Dan Udovic (Emeritus)

Dynamics of pollination mutualisms; population modeling; science education
http://pages.uoregon.edu/udovic/

Peter Wetherwax

Ecology; pollination biology; animal behavior; science education
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/wetherwax

Michelle Wood

Microbial ecology & evolution
http://ie2.uoregon.edu/people/wood

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Business

Michael Russo

Corporate policy & strategy; environmental management
https://business.uoregon.edu/faculty/michael-russo

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Chemistry

Paul Engelking

Atmospheric chemistry; environmental monitoring
http://chemistry.uoregon.edu/profile/engelki/

James Hutchison

Organic green chemistry; research & education
http://hutchlab.uoregon.edu/

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Computer & Information Science

John Conery

Environmental modeling; computational science; parallel computing
http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/~conery/

Arthur Farley

Computer science; artificial intelligence; graph-theoretic approach to communication network design
https://www.cs.uoregon.edu/People/Faculty/Arthur_Farley.php

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Creative Writing

Garrett Hongo

Poetry
http://crwr.uoregon.edu/people/hongo/

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Economics

William Harbaugh

Environmental & resource economics
http://harbaugh.uoregon.edu/

Ed Whitelaw (Emeritus)

Urban-regional economics
http://pages.uoregon.edu/whitelaw/

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Education

Sarah Riggs Stapleton

Environmental and Science Education; School Gardens; Environmental Justice and Education
https://education.uoregon.edu/users/sarah-stapleton

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English

Suzanne Clark

Modernism & discourse of nature; Annie Dillard; theory of the real; rhetoric; ecofeminism
https://english.uoregon.edu/profile/sclark

James Crosswhite

Theory; philosophy (esp. Heidegger); rhetoric; construction of “wildness” & “wilderness”
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/jcross

John Gage

Rhetoric; Kenneth Burke; ethics of environmental arguments; poetry of natural world; Robert Frost
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/jgage

Glen Love (Emeritus)

Literature and environment
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/rglove

William Rossi

Henry David Thoreau; 19th century natural science & literature; natural history & the American Renaissance
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/rossiw

Gordon Sayre

Colonial American literature; relationships between European colonists and Native Americans; Colonial American natural history
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/gsayre

Elizabeth Wheeler

Post-1945 American literature; youth literature and popular culture; disability studies; cultural studies; and community literacy
http://english.uoregon.edu/profile/ewheeler

David Vasquez

American literature; Critical Race Theory; Environmental Justice
https://english.uoregon.edu/profile/vazquez

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Geography

Patrick Bartlein

Environmental change; climatology
http://geography.uoregon.edu/profile/bartlein/

Shaul E. Cohen

Political geography; afforestation; environmental conflict
http://geography.uoregon.edu/cohen/

Mark Fonstad

Geomorphology; hydrology; remote sensing; environmental simulation
http://geography.uoregon.edu/Faculty/Fonstad

Dan Gavin

Paleoecology; forest community response to climate change
http://geography.uoregon.edu/profile/dgavin/

Leigh Johnson

Climate change; finance; political ecology; development; East Africa; Latin America
http://geography.uoregon.edu/profile/leighj/

Andrew Marcus

Impacts of disturbance on hydrology; geomorphology & riparian vegetation of streams
http://geography.uoregon.edu/amarcus/index.html

Katie Meehan

Nature-society theory; water governance; Mexico

http://geography.uoregon.edu/profile/meehan/

Alexander Murphy

Cultural geography; political geography of environment; environmental law
http://geography.uoregon.edu/murphy/

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Earth Sciences (Formerly Geology)

Rebecca J. Dorsey

Sedimentation & tectonics; basin analysis
http://www.uoregon.edu/~rdorsey/rjd.html

Mark Reed

Aqueous geochemistry; ore deposit geology
http://geology.uoregon.edu/profile/mhreed/

Gregory Retallack

Paleosols & environmental change
http://geology.uoregon.edu/profile/gregr/

Doug Toomey

Tectonics; marine seismology; mid-ocean ridges
http://www.uoregon.edu/~drt/

Ray Weldon

Structural geology; neotectonics; quaternary geology
http://geology.uoregon.edu/profile/ray/

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German and Scandinavian

Susan C. Anderson

German and Austrian narrative; cultural ideas of water; multiculturalism and gender
http://pages.uoregon.edu/gerscan/faculty/profiles/sanderson/professor.htm

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History

Jeffrey Ostler

American political & environmental history
http://history.uoregon.edu/faculty/profiles/index.php?name=jostler

Daniel Pope

American economic history
http://history.uoregon.edu/faculty/profiles/index.php?name=dapope

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Honors College

Samantha Hopkins

vertebrate paleontology; systematics; paleoecology
http://geology.uoregon.edu/profile/shopkins/

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Institute for Sustainable Environment

 

Cassandra Moseley

Public lands politics/policy; political institutions; political ecology; community-based collaboration

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International Studies

Dennis Galvan

Comparative analysis of development & social change; politics of cultural identity, Africa, Indonesia
http://www.uoregon.edu/~dgalvan/galvan.html

Derrick Hindery

Global economic restructuring of ecosystems; indigenous communities in Latin America/US
http://intldept.uoregon.edu/profile/dhindery

Stephen R. Wooten

Local-global dynamics; agrarian changes; expressive culture
http://pages.uoregon.edu/isp/people/faculty/profiles/swooten/

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Journalism and Communication

Carol Ann Bassett

Writing; environmental issues; indigenous cultures

Tom Bivins

Mass media ethics; ethics and persuasion
http://journalism.uoregon.edu/member/bivins_tom/

Lauren Kessler

Literary journalism; alternative media; social history
http://laurenkessler.com/

Debra Merskin

Women and minorities in media; historical studies; social influences of the media
http://journalism.uoregon.edu/member/merskin_debra/

Stephen Ponder

News-editorial; public policy issues in environmental studies
http://journalism.uoregon.edu/member/ponder_stephen/

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Landscape Architecture

Jerome Diethelm (Emeritus)

Design theory; environmental ethics & aesthetics
http://www.uoregon.edu/~diethelm

Kenneth Helphand

Landscape history; literature & theory
http://landarch.uoregon.edu/kenneth-i-helphand-fasla

David Hulse

Land use planning; landscape ecology; geographic information systems
http://landarch.uoregon.edu/david-hulse

Bart Johnson

Landscape Architecture

http://www.uoregon.edu/~bartj/

Robert Melnick

Landscape preservation; research methods; historic & cultural landscape analysis
http://landarch.uoregon.edu/robert-z-melnick

Robert Ribe

Land use planning & management; environmental perception

Roxi J. Thoren

Sustainable urban design; brownfield redevelopment; microclimate design; place-based cultural identity politics
http://landarch.uoregon.edu/roxi-thoren

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Law School

John Bonine

Environment & pollution; administrative law; natural resource issues; constitutional law; comparative environmental law
https://law.uoregon.edu/explore/john-bonine

Anthony “Tim” A. Hicks

Conflict management

Richard Hildreth

Natural resource management law & policy; ocean & coastal law; urban land use; international environmental law
https://law.uoregon.edu/explore/dick-hildreth

Mary Wood

Indian law; public lands & natural resources; wildlife law
https://law.uoregon.edu/explore/mary-wood

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Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Edward Davis

Fossil collections; vertebrate paleontology
http://geology.uoregon.edu/profile/edavis/

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Philosophy

Mark Johnson

Philosophy of language/art; moral theory; cognitive science
http://philosophy.uoregon.edu/profile/markj/

Bonnie Mann

Social & political philosophy; phenomenology; philosophy of the body; aesthetics; feminism and the environment
http://philosophy.uoregon.edu/profile/bmann/

Erin McKenna

Feminist Theory and American Pragmatism
http://philosophy.uoregon.edu/profile/emckenna/

Scott Pratt

American philosophy; Native American philosophy; philosophy of place
http://philosophy.uoregon.edu/profile/spratt/

Peter Warnek

Art; nature; mythology; philosophy of nature
http://philosophy.uoregon.edu/profile/warnek/

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Physical Education and Recreation

Michael Strong

Outdoor leadership training; outdoor education
http://opp.uoregon.edu/instructors.html

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Physics

Greg Bothun

Environmental data sampling; alternative energy; numerical modeling
http://physics.uoregon.edu/profile/dkmatter/

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Planning, Public Policy, and Management

Michael Hibbard

Community & regional development
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/michael-hibbard

Carl Hosticka (Emeritus)

Policy analysis; natural resource policy development
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/carl-hosticka

Renee Irvin

Environmental & natural resource economics; health economics; public finance; nonprofit economics & management
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/renee-irvin

Grant Jacobsen

Environmental economics and policy; energy efficiency and renewable energy; voluntary environmental protection
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/faculty/grantjacobsen

Richard Margerum

Collaborative environmental management; conflict management in multi-stakeholder processes
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/faculty/rich-margerum

Robert Parker

Land-use/transportation planning; growth management; market/feasibility analysis; citizen participation
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/robert-parker

Marc Schlossberg

Urban environmentalism; social justice & equity as related to planning
http://www.uoregon.edu/~schlossb/

Yizaho Yang

Environmental planning; design and analysis for sustainable and active living; land use planning and growth management; housing and residential quality; feminist study of the built environment
http://pppm.uoregon.edu/yizhao-yang

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Political Science

Daniel Goldrich (Emeritus)

Environmental politics; sustainable development; U.S. & Latin America
http://polisci.uoregon.edu/profile/dgoldric/

Craig Kauffman

Environmental politics; comparative politics; transnational networks; multilevel governance; participatory governance
http://polisci.uoregon.edu/profile/ckauffma/

Jerry Medler (Emeritus)

Political theory; research methodology; environmental policy
http://polisci.uoregon.edu/profile/jmedler/

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Psychology

Paul Slovic

Decision making; risk perception; valuation of natural resources
http://psychology.uoregon.edu/profile/pslovic/

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Sociology

Mike Dreiling

Social movements relating to work; environment; consumerism; corporate political organization; international trade politics
http://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/dreiling/

John Foster

Ecological crisis; economic crisis; imperialism; social theory
http://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/jfoster/

Patricia A. Gwartney

Social demography; politics & race; survey research methods
http://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/pattygg/

Jill Harrison

Globalization and social change; work, culture and environment; qualitative methods
http://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/jah/

Raoul Lievanos

Environmental & urban sociology; race, ethnicity & immigration; science & technology studies; spatial analysis; social theory
https://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/raoull/

Gregory McLauchlan

Political sociology; peace & war; science & technology; sustainable cities; environmental movements
http://sociology.uoregon.edu/profile/gmclauch/

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Theatre Arts

Theresa May

Ecodrama/ecocriticism; postcolonial and globalization theatre/theory; new works
http://theatre.uoregon.edu/faculty/theresa-j-may/


Women’s and Gender Studies

Yvonne Braun

Intersection of gender, development, environment, and globalization; social inequalities & change; environmental justice
http://intldept.uoregon.edu/profile/ybraun

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