Institute at Brown for Environment and SocietyIBES

Institute Fellows

Amanda Lynch

Director of IBES
Sloan Lindemann and George Lindemann, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies
Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences

Polar climate modeling, Indigenous environmental knowledge, Climate policy analysis

[email protected]
401-863-5153
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Amanda_Lynch2

Dov Sax

Deputy Director of IBES
Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Conservation biology, Species' responses to climate change, Species invasions

[email protected]
401-863-9676
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dov_Sax

Bathsheba Demuth

Assistant Professor of History

Environmental history, Russian & North American Arctic, Climate, Energy

[email protected]
401-863-2131
http://www.brdemuth.com

Scott Frickel

Professor of Sociology

Environment-society interactions, Experts and knowledge/ignorance, Social movements, Social theory, Risk and disaster, Urbanization

[email protected]
401-863-2139
https://vivo.brown.edu/display/sfrickel

Meredith Hastings

Associate Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences

Atmospheric chemistry, Nitrogen biogeochemistry, Stable isotopes

[email protected]
401-863-3658
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Meredith_Hastings

Tyler Kartzinel

Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology & Environment and Society

Conservation biology, molecular ecology, and the evolution of species interactions

[email protected]

http://www.kartzinellab.com/

James Kellner

Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Structure and dynamics of tropical forests, Environmental remote sensing

[email protected]
401-863-5768
http://kellnerlab.org/

Brian Lander

Assistant Professor of History and Environment and Society

Environmental history and archaeology of China, Human impact on the biosphere

[email protected]

https://vivo.brown.edu/display/blander

Myles Lennon

Dean's Assistant Professor of Environment and Society and Anthropology

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Stephen Porder

Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Assistant Provost for Sustainability

Landscape-scale biogeochemistry in tropical forests, Tropical agriculture

[email protected]
401-863-6356
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Stephen_Porder

J. Timmons Roberts

Ittleson Professor of Environmental Studies
Professor of Sociology
Climate and Development Lab 

Climate change policy, Environmental social science, UNFCCC, Climate justice

[email protected]
401-863-5152
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/J_Roberts5

Laurence C. Smith

John Atwater and Diana Nelson University Professor of Environmental Studies
Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences

Arctic, remote sensing, river hydrology

[email protected]

http://www.geog.ucla.edu/smith

Leah VanWey

Professor of Sociology
Dean, School of Professional Studies

Climate and agriculture, Land use change, Human migration and environment

[email protected]
401-863-3184
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Leah_Vanwey

Rachel Wetts

Acacia Assistant Professor of Environment and Society and Sociology

[email protected]

Teaching Fellows

Dawn King

Director of Undergraduate Studies, IBES
Senior Lecturer in Environment and Society

Local food policy and politics, US energy policy and politics, Climate change and agriculture

[email protected]

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/M_Dawn_King

Samiah Moustafa

Visiting Assistant Professor of Environment and Society

Cryosphere, hydrology, climatology, remote sensing, and surface albedo

[email protected]
401-863-5327

H. Curtis Spalding

Professor of the Practice of Environment and Society

Environmental protection advocacy, policy, and administration

[email protected]

Kurt Teichert

Senior Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Sustainable design and environmental stewardship

[email protected]

https://vivo.brown.edu/display/kteicher

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