Faculty and Administration

Board of Permanent Officers

Peter Salovey, Ph.D., President of the University

Scott Strobel, Ph.D., Provost of the University

Ingrid C. Burke, Ph.D., Carl W. Knobloch, Jr. Dean; and Professor of Ecosystem Ecology

Mark S. Ashton, M.F., Ph.D., Morris K. Jesup Professor of Silviculture and Forest Ecology; and Senior Associate Dean of the Forest School (on leave, fall 2020)

Michelle L. Bell, M.S.E., Ph.D., Mary E. Pinchot Professor of Environmental Health; and Professor of Environmental Health, School of Public Health

Gaboury Benoit, M.S., Ph.D., Grinstein Class of 1954 Professor of Environmental Chemistry; and Director, Hixon Center for Urban Ecology

Graeme P. Berlyn, Ph.D., E. H. Harriman Professor of Forest Management; Professor of Anatomy and Physiology of Trees; and Editor, Journal of Sustainable Forestry

Mark A. Bradford, Ph.D., Professor of Soils and Ecosystem Ecology

Marian R. Chertow, M.P.P.M., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management; Associate Professor, School of Management; Director, Program on Solid Waste Policy; and Director, Center for Industrial Ecology

Michael R. Dove, M.A., Ph.D., Margaret K. Musser Professor of Social Ecology; Professor of Anthropology; Curator of Anthropology, Peabody Museum of Natural History; and Coordinator, YSE/Anthropology Degree Program (on leave, spring 2021)

Daniel C. Esty, M.A., J.D., Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy; Clinical Professor, Law School; Professor, School of Management; Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies; and Director, Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy

Eli Fenichel, M.S., Ph.D., Knobloch Family Professor of Natural Resource Economics

Timothy G. Gregoire, Ph.D., J.P. Weyerhaeuser, Jr. Professor of Forest Management

Matthew J. Kotchen, Ph.D., Professor of Economics; Professor, School of Management

Xuhui Lee, M.Sc., Ph.D., Sara Shallenberger Brown Professor of Meteorology; and Director, Yale Center for Earth Observation

Robert O. Mendelsohn, Ph.D., Edwin Weyerhaeuser Davis Professor of Forest Policy; Professor of Economics; and Professor, School of Management

Peter A. Raymond, Ph.D., Professor of Ecosystem Ecology; and Professor of Geology and Geophysics

James E. Saiers, M.S., Ph.D., Clifton R. Musser Professor of Hydrology; and Professor of Geology and Geophysics (on leave, spring 2021)

Oswald J. Schmitz, M.Sc., Ph.D., Oastler Professor of Population and Community Ecology; Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Senior Associate Dean of Research; and Director of Doctoral Studies

Karen Seto, Ph.D., Frederick C. Hixon Professor of Geography and Urbanization Science

David K. Skelly, Ph.D., Frank R. Oastler Professor of Ecology; Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; and Director, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Dorceta E. Taylor, M.F.S., Ph.D., Professor of Environmental Justice

Gerald Torres, LL.M., J.D., Professor of Environmental Justice

John P. Wargo, Ph.D., Tweedy/Ordway Professor of Environmental Health and Politics; and Chair, Yale College Environmental Studies Major and Program (on leave, spring 2021)

Julie B. Zimmerman, Ph.D., Professor of Green Engineering; Professor of Environmental Engineering; Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs; and Deputy Director, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering

Faculty Emeriti

William R. Burch, Jr., M.S., Ph.D., Frederick C. Hixon Professor Emeritus of Natural Resource Management; and Senior Research Scientist

John C. Gordon, Ph.D., Pinchot Professor Emeritus of the Environment

Thomas E. Graedel, M.A., M.S., Ph.D., Clifton R. Musser Professor Emeritus of Industrial Ecology; and Senior Research Scientist

Chadwick Dearing Oliver, M.F.S., Ph.D., Pinchot Profesor Emeritus of the Environment

William H. Smith, M.F., Ph.D., Clifton R. Musser Professor Emeritus of Forest Biology

Ladder Faculty

Craig R. Brodersen, M.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Plant Physiological Ecology; and Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Liza S. Comita, M.A., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Tropical Forest Ecology; and Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (on leave, 2020–2021)

Justin Farrell, M.Div., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Sociology; and Associate Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies and Department of Sociology

Kenneth T. Gillingham, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics; and Associate Professor, School of Management and Department of Economics

Narasimha Rao, M.S., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Energy Systems

Yuan Yao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Systems

Non-Ladder Teaching Faculty

Paul T. Anastas, Ph.D., Teresa and H. John Heinz III Professor in the Practice of Chemistry for the Environment; Director, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering; Professor, School of Public Health; Professor in the Practice, School of Management; Senior Research Scientist in Chemical and Environmental Engineering, and Lecturer, Department of Chemistry

Shimon C. Anisfeld, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist in Water Resources and Environmental Chemistry

Carol Carpenter, M.A., Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in Natural Resource Social Science

Susan G. Clark, M.S., Ph.D., Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Professor Adjunct of Wildlife Ecology and Policy

Amity Doolittle, M.E.S., Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in Political Ecology

Marlyse C. Duguid, M.F., Ph.D., Thomas G. Siccama Lecturer in Environmental Field Studies; Associate Research Scientist; and Director of Research, School Forests

L. Kealoha Freidenburg, Ph.D., Lecturer

Gordon T. Geballe, M.S., Ph.D., Lecturer in Urban Ecology; and Associate Dean for Student International Engagement

Bradford S. Gentry, J.D., Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor in the Practice of Forest Resources Management and Policy, School of the Environment and School of Management; Senior Associate Dean of Professional Practice; Director, Yale Center for Business and the Environment; and Director, Research Program on Private Investment and the Environment

John Grim, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar in Religion and Ecology; Senior Research Scholar, Divinity School; Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies; and Coordinator, Forum on Religion and Ecology

William Lauenroth, Ph.D., Professor in the Practice

Simon A. Queenborough, M.Sc., Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist; and Mrs. John Musser Director, Tropical Resources Institute

Jonathan D. Reuning-Scherer, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in Statistics and Data Science

Mary Evelyn Tucker, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar in Religion and Ecology; Senior Research Scholar, Divinity School; Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies; and Coordinator, Forum on Religion and Ecology

Research Faculty

Giuseppe Amatulli, Ph.D., Research Scientist

Evan Beach, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist

Sir Peter Crane, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist

Matthew Goldberg, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist

Anthony Leiserowitz, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist and Lecturer; and Director, Yale Project on Climate Change Communication

Reid J. Lifset, M.S., M.P.P.M., Research Scholar; Associate Director, Industrial Environmental Management Program; and Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Industrial Ecology

Jennifer Marlon, Ph.D., Research Scientist

Florencia Montagnini, M.S., Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist; and Director, Program in Tropical Forestry of the Global Institute of Sustainable Forestry

Barbara Reck, M.S., Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist

Natalie Marie Schultz, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist

Jiyoung Son, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist

Talbot Trotter III, Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist

Stephen Wood, M.E.Sc., Ph.D., Associate Research Scientist and Lecturer

Visiting Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, and Faculty with Primary Appointments Elsewhere

Jessica Bacher, J.D., Lecturer

Peter Boyd, B.A., Lecturer

Douglas C. Daly, Ph.D., Professor Adjunct

Mary Beth Decker, Ph.D., Lecturer

Daniel Gross, M.E.M., M.B.A., Lecturer

J. Morgan Grove, M.F.S., Ph.D., Lecturer

Stephanie Hanes Wilson, B.A., Lecturer

Nicholas Jordan, Ph.D., Bass Scholar, Yale Institute of Biospheric Studies; Lecturer

Lawrence Kelly, Ph.D., Associate Professor Adjunct

Robert Klee, J.D., Ph.D., Lecturer

Verlyn Klinkenborg, Ph.D., Lecturer

David Kooris, M.A., Lecturer

Fabian Michelangeli, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Adjunct

Lawrence Reilly, J.D., Lecturer

Kristin Reynolds, Ph.D., Lecturer

Andrew Schwarz, M.S.T., M.F.S., M.B.A., Lecturer

Marjorie Shansky, J.D., Lecturer

Deborah Spalding, M.A., M.B.A., M.F., Lecturer

C. Dana Tomlin, Ph.D., Professor Adjunct

Ina Vandebroek, Ph.D., Lecturer

Amy Vedder, Ph.D., Lecturer

A. William Weber, Ph.D., Lecturer

Peter Yost, M.S., Lecturer

Secondary Appointments

Susan Biniaz, J.D., Visiting Lecturer in Law, Law School

Ruth Elaine Blake, M.S., Ph.D., Professor of Geology and Geophysics; and Professor of Chemical Engineering

Adalgisa (Gisella) Caccone, M.S., Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist and Lecturer in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Senior Research Scientist in Microbial Diseases

Todd Cort, Ph.D., Lecturer in Sustainability, School of Management

Nicole C. Deziel, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Environmental Health Sciences), School of Public Health

Anna Dyson, M.Arch., Hines Professor of Sustainable Architectural Design

Menachem Elimelech, Ph.D., Roberto C. Goizueta Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Marianne Engelman-Lado, M.A., J.D., Lecturer in Public Health

Eduardo Fernandez-Duque, M.S., Ph.D., Professor of Anthropology

Drew R. Gentner, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Walter Jetz, Ph.D., Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Jaehong Kim, Ph.D., Henry P. Becton Sr. Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Douglas A. Kysar, J.D., Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law, Law School

Joseph G. Manning, Ph.D., William K. and Marilyn Milton Simpson Professor of Classics and History; and Senior Research Scholar, Law School

William Nordhaus, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Economics

Jeffrey Powell, Ph.D., Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; and Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases), School of Public Health

Eric Sargis, Ph.D., Professor of Anthropology; and Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

James C. Scott, Ph.D., Sterling Professor of Political Science; Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies; and Professor of Anthropology

Kalyanakrishnan Sivaramakrishnan, Ph.D., Dinakar Singh Professor of India and South Asia Studies; and Professor of Anthropology

A. Carla Staver, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Harvey Weiss, Ph.D., Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Ernesto Zedillo, Ph.D., Professor in the Field of International Economics and International Relations; and Frederick Iseman ’74 Director, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization

Center, Program, and Research Staff

Amy Badner, Senior Administrative Assistant, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

Coral Bielecki, M.E.Sc., Online Programs Manager, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

Gillian Bloomfield, M.F.S., Online Education Specialist, Environmental Leadership and Training Program

Vero Catherine Madeleine Bourg-Meyer, M.E.M., Program Manager, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

Laurie Bozzuto, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Yale Center for Business and the Environment and Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Jamerlyn Brown, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy

Karin Bucht, M.F., Online Program Associate, Environmental Leadership and Training Program

Kimberly Rachel Chapman, B.A., Research Assistant, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering

Philip Coish, Ph.D., Program Manager, Molecular Design Research Network

Judy Crocker, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Center for Industrial Ecology

Sinead Crotty, Project Manager, Yale Carbon Containment Lab

Stuart DeCew, M.E.M., M.B.A., Program Director, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

Michelle Collette Downey, M.S., Director, UCross

Gary Dunning, M.F., Executive Director, The Forests Dialogue

Lisa Fernandez, M.E.S., Associate Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Eric Fine, M.E.Sc., Project Manager, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Heather Fitzgerald, B.A., Program Manager, Yale Center for Business and the Environment

Justin Freiberg, M.E.Sc., M.A., Managing Director, Yale Carbon Containment Lab

Eva Garen, Ph.D., Program Director, Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative

Edward Gordon, M.S., Ph.D., Editor, Journal of Industrial Ecology

Sophie Janaskie, M.E.Sc., Fellow, Yale Center for Business and Environment

Martial Jefferson, Web Developer and Software Engineer, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Diana Jones, B.S., Program Manager, SEARCH Center

Reid Lifset, M.S., M.P.P.M., Associate Director, Journal of Industrial Ecology

Joshua Low, External Partnership Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Timothy Mason, J.D., Program Manager, Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy

Karolina Mellor, Ph.D., Program Administrator, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering

Colleen Murphy-Dunning, M.S., Center Director, Hixon Center for Urban Ecology; and Program Director, Urban Resources Initiative

Cynthia Norrie, B.F.A., Deputy Digital Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Lisa O’Brien, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, The Forests Dialogue

Joseph Orefice, Ph.D., Director of Forest and Agricultural Operations

Anastasia O’Rourke, M.Sc., Ph.D., Managing Director, Yale Carbon Containment Lab

Jon Ozaksut, B.A.M., Digital Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

P. Christopher Ozyck, B.S., Greenspace Manager, Urban Resources Initiative

Sara Peach, M.A., Senior Editor, Yale Climate Connections

Anna Ruth Pickett, M.E.Sc., Development and Outreach Manager, Urban Resources Initiative

Stephen Prinn, Yale Myers Forest Caretaker

Meredith Reba, M.E.Sc., Research Associate, Seto Laboratory

Seth Rosenthal, Ph.D., Database Manager/Analyst, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Adriana Rubinstein, M.S., Lab Manager, Skelly, Schmitz, and Brodersen Labs

Caroline N. Scanlan, B.S., Greenskills Manager

Ben Soltoff, M.E.M., M.B.A., CITY/CBEY Entrepreneurship Fellow

Diane Strauss, Manager, Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance

Austin Strayhorn, B.A., Carbon Offsets Analyst, Yale Carbon Containment Lab

Dean Takahashi, M.P.P.M., Executive Director, Yale Carbon Containment Lab

William Tisdale, Field Crew Representative, Urban Resources Initiative

Matthew Viens, M.F., Green Infrastructure Manager, Urban Resources initiative

Ben Walter, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Yale Forest Forum, Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative

Xinran Wang, M.A., Data Scientist, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Jessica Wikle, M.F., Yale Myers Forest Fellow

Administrative Staff

Mariann Adams, Administrative Assistant, Student Services and Career Development

Fawaz Alwash, B.A., Financial Assistant IV, Business Office

Raymond Andreoli, B.A., Assistant Director, Financial Aid

Joshua Anusewicz, B.A., Assistant Editor, Communications

Katherine Bagley, M.A., M.S., Managing Editor, Yale Environment 360

Kristin Barendregt-Ludwig, M.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Yale Environmental Justice and Health Strategic Initiative

Elisabeth Barsa, B.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Doctoral Program

Lisa Bassani, M.E.Sc., Associate Director, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Emily Blakeslee, Senior Administrative Assistant, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Brittany Bogle, B.A. Development Coordinator, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Sean Bogle, M.S., Ed.D., Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Amelia Casey, Sponsored Projects Coordinator, Research Office

Angela Chen-Wolf, B.F.A., Associate Director of Design

Julie Cohen, A.S., Administrative Assistant, Faculty and Administrative Support

Roger Cohn, B.A., Senior Editor, Yale Environment 360

Israel Cordero, Facilities Support, YSE and Yale Prospect South

Danielle Dailey, M.A., Chief of Staff and Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs

Timothy De Cerbo, Administrative Assistant, Faculty and Administrative Support

Joseph DeLuca, Office Assistant, Facilities

Kevin Dennehy, M.A., Associate Director, Communications

Gai Doran, M.S., Director of Research, Research Office

Kathryn Douglas, M.F.A., Senior Associate Director, Career Development Office

Kevin Doyle, B.A., Executive Director, Career Development Office

Thomas RaShad Easley, Ed.D., Assistant Dean of Community and Inclusion

Linda Evenson, M.E.S., Program Manager, Environmental Studies Program

Kristin Floyd, B.A., Assistant Dean, Development, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Matthew Garrett, B.F.A., Director, Web Operations and Solutions, Communications

Asha Ghosh, YSE Urban Program Manager

Sergio Gomez, B.S., Financial Assistant IV, Business Office

Lois Greene, M.A., Executive Assistant to the Dean

Robert Hartmann, IT Support Technician, Information Technology

Dani Heller Zero, M.S., Associate Director of Academic and Faculty Affairs

Wendi Hicks, M.P.A., Director of Enrollment Management

Lauren Hurd, B.A., Development Coordinator, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Darlene Jones, B.S., Senior Associate Director, Finance and Administration

Elisabeth Kennedy, M.A., Senior Administrative Assistant, Human Resources and Payroll Office

Lynn Kiernan, B.S., Program Manager

Jenn Lawlor, Ed.D., Online Education Program Administrator, Research and Sustainability

Jules Lefevre, B.A., Administrative Assistant, Faculty and Administrative Support

Lori M. Lombardo, B.A., Assistant Director of Admissions—Events and Recruitment

Quetcy Rivas Maldonado, Senior Administrative Assistant II, Master’s Program Coordinator

Joan McDonald, Senior Administrative Assistant, Dean’s Office

Raymond McKeon, B.S., Information Technology Director, Information Technology

Eleanor Migliore, M.S., M.L.S., Senior Administrative Assistant II, Faculty and Administrative Support

Diane Miranda, B.A., Associate Director, Administration and Operations (HR)

Kelly Molloy, Senior Administrative Assistant, Information Technology

Pablo Montes, B.S., Administrative Assistant, Faculty Support

Diana Morgan, M.S., Sponsored Projects Coordinator, Research Office

Kelly Morrissey, B.A., Assistant Director of Admissions—Communications and Marketing

Denise Mrazik, A.S., Senior Administrative Assistant, Human Resources and Payroll Office

Erin C. Murphy, B.S., Assistant Administrator, Business Office

Rosalie Mutonji, Senior Administrative Assistant, Admissions and Financial Aid

Hannah Peragine, M.E.M., Development and Alumni Services Officer

Alyssa Pereira, B.S., Assistant Director, Student Affairs

Maya Polan, M.F.A., Assistant Director, Career Development Office

Nicholas Purcell, Financial Assistant IV, Business Office

Melanie Quigley, B.S., M.A., Director, Strategic Initiatives, Dean’s Office

Yolanda Quinones, M.B.A., Assistant Director, Strategic Initiatives and Community and Inclusion

Rachel Radin, M.B.A., Administrative Assistant, Faculty Support

Donna Redmond-Wirkus, M.B.A., Financial Assistant IV, Business Office

Scott Rummage, Information Technology Project Supervisor, Information Technology

Jennifer Sabol, M.B.A., Budget Analyst, Business Office

Matthias G. Schildwachter, M.A., Associate Director of Academic Affairs

Michael Sembos, B.A., Development and Alumni Services Officer, Office of Development and Alumni Services

Pamela Sheppard, M.B.A., Assistant Administrator, Business Office

Toni Ann Simiola, Academic Services Coordinator, Human Resources and Payroll Office

Michael Slattery, B.A., Web Developer, Communications

Sara Smiley Smith, M.E.Sc., M.P.H., Ph.D., Assistant Dean, Research and Sustainability

Paige Stein, M.A., Executive Director of Strategic Communications

Rosanne Stoddard, Registrar

Veronica Taylor, A.S., Administrative Assistant, Faculty and Administrative Support

Jennifer Truong, B.A., Assistant Administrator, Business Office

Rebecca Tulin, M.A., Associate Director, Major Gifts and Alumni, Office of Development and Alumni Affairs

Cristina Angela Violano, B.A., Administrative Assistant, Student Affairs

William Walker, Computer/Media Technician, Information Technology

Susan Wells, B.S., C.P.A., Regional Director of Finance and Administration

Timothy White, M.E.M., Assistant Administrator, Business Office