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Center Leadership

Leah Gerber
Founding Director, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Leah.Gerber@asu.edu
480-727-3109
Samantha Cheng
Assistant Research Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Beth Polidoro
Assistant Professor, Environmental Chemistry, School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Beth.Polidoro@asu.edu
602-543-5686

Center Administration

Anahí Astudillo
Business Operations Specialist, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
anahi.astudillo@asu.edu
Linda David
Administrative Assistant, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Linda.David@asu.edu
480-727-9873

Professors of Practice

Jorge Ahumada
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
jorge.ahumada@asu.edu
David Hole
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Miroslav Honzak
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Jack Kittinger
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
jkittinger@conservation.org
Rosimeiry Portela
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
rosimeiry.portela@asu.edu
M Sanjayan
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Distinguished Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Percy Summers
Conservation International-Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Professor of Practice, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
pmsummer@asu.edu

Affiliated Faculty

Joshua Abbott
Associate Professor, School of Sustainability
Joshua.K.Abbott@asu.edu
480-965-5528
Kenneth Abbott
Jack E Brown Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Ken.Abbott@asu.edu
480-965-5917
Joni Adamson
Professor, English and Environmental Humanities, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
joni.adamson@asu.edu
480-727-3675
Rimjhim Aggarwal
Associate Professor, School of Sustainability
Rimjhim.Aggarwal@asu.edu
480-965-6680
Ariel Anbar
Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
anbar@asu.edu
480-965-0767
Kathleen Andereck
Director and Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions
kandereck@asu.edu
602-496-1056
Derrick Anderson
Assistant Professor, School of Public Affairs, College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Derrick.Anderson@asu.edu
480-727-2337
Michael Angilletta
Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
angilletta@asu.edu
480-965-3500
Becky Ball
Associate Professor, School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Becky.Ball@asu.edu
602-543-2010
Michael Barton
Professor of Anthropology, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
michael.barton@asu.edu
480-965-6262
Heather Bateman
Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Mathematics, College of Integrative Sciences and Arts
heather.l.bateman@asu.edu
480-727-1131
Christopher Boone
Dean and Professor, School of Sustainability
Christopher.G.Boone@asu.edu
480-965-2236
Barry Bozeman
Ander Crenshaw Professor of Public Policy and Regents' Professor of Public Policy, Department of Public Administration, School of Public and International Affairs, University of Georgia
bbozeman@uga.edu
706-583-5570
Alexandra Brewis Slade
President's Professor, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
alex.brewis@asu.edu
480-727-9879
Ronald Broglio
Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Ronald.Broglio@asu.edu
Sara Brownell
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Sara.Brownell@asu.edu
Megha Budruk
Associate Professor, Parks and Recreation Program, School of Community Resources and Development
Megha.Budruk@asu.edu
602-496-0171
Shauna BurnSilver
Assistant Professor, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Shauna.BurnSilver@asu.edu
480-965-7671
Peter Byck
Professor of Practice, School of Sustainability
Peter.Byck@asu.edu
K. Selcuk Candan
Professor, School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
kasim.candan@asu.edu
480-965-2770
Candice Carr Kelman
Assistant Director, School of Sustainability
Candice.Carr.Kelman@asu.edu
480-965-4460
Carlos Castillo-Chavez
Regents' and Joaquin Bustoz Jr Professor, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ccchavez@asu.edu
480-965-2115
Netra Chhetri
Associate Professor, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Netra.Chhetri@asu.edu
480-727 0747
Daniel Collins
Senior Sustainability Scholar, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
dan.collins@asu.edu
480-965-8311
James Collins
Virginia M. Ullman Professor of Natural History and the Environment, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
jcollins@asu.edu
480-965-4578
Paul Coseo
Assistant Professor, The Design School, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Paul.Coseo@asu.edu
Michael Crow
President, Arizona State University
Michael.Crow@asu.edu
Maria Cruz-Torres
Associate Professor, School of Transborder Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
maria.cruz-torres@asu.edu
480-965-8483
Nicole Darnall
Associate Dean and Professor, School of Sustainability
ndarnall@asu.edu
Thomas Day
Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
tadday@asu.edu
480-965-8165
Dale DeNardo
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
denardo@asu.edu
480-965-3325
Tyler DesRoches
Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability
tyler.desroches@asu.edu
Pierre Deviche
Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
pierre.deviche@asu.edu
480-965-0726
Gary Dirks
Director, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
garydirks@asu.edu
480-889-4820
Kevin Dooley
Chief Research Scientist, The Sustainability Consortium, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Kevin.Dooley@asu.edu
480-965-6833
Lindy Elkins-Tanton
Foundation Professor and Director, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ltelkins@asu.edu
480-727-2451
James Elser
Director, Sustainable Phosphorus Alliance
jelser@asu.edu
Michelle Fehler
Clinical Assistant Professor, The Design School, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
michelle.fehler@asu.edu
480-965-3536
Nico Franz
Curator, Frank F. Hasbrouck Insect Collection, School of Life Sciences
Nico.Franz@asu.edu
480-965-2036
Sylvain Gallais
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
sylvain.gallais@asu.edu
480-965-6394
Ferran Garcia-Pichel
Professor, School of Life Sciences
Ferran@asu.edu
480-727-7534
Matei Georgescu
Associate Professor and Associate Director, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Matei.Georgescu@asu.edu
480-727-5986
Heather Green
Assistant Professor, School of Art, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Heather.J.Green@asu.edu
480-727-3489
Nancy Grimm
Virginia M. Ullman Professor of Ecology, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
nbgrimm@asu.edu
480-965-4735
David Guston
Founding Director and Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society
david.guston@asu.edu
480-727-8829
Rolf Halden
Director, Center for Environmental Security, Biodesign Institute
Rolf.Halden@asu.edu
480-727-0893
Sharon Hall
Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
sharonjhall@asu.edu
480-965-5650
Jon Harrison
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
j.harrison@asu.edu
480-965-9459
Hilairy Hartnett
Associate Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
H.Hartnett@asu.edu
480-965-5593
Arjun Heimsath
Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Arjun.Heimsath@asu.edu
480-965-5585
Glenn Hoetker
Dean's Council Distinguished Scholar, Department of Management, W. P. Carey School of Business
Glenn.Hoetker@asu.edu
480-965-4566
Ana Hurtado
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
amhurtad@asu.edu
Minu Ipe
Clinical Professor, Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, W. P. Carey School of Business
Minu.Ipe@asu.edu
480-965-8635
Bertram Jacobs
Professor, Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Biodesign Institute
bjacobs@asu.edu
480-965-4684
Marco Janssen
Professor, School of Sustainability
Marco.Janssen@asu.edu
480-727-7067
Lekelia Jenkins
Associate Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society
Kiki.Jenkins@asu.edu
Ann Kinzig
Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Ann.Kinzig@asu.edu
480-965-6838
Lawrence Krauss
Foundation Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration and Department of Physics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
krauss@asu.edu
480-965-6378
Yang Kuang
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
480-965-6915
Adam Lampert
Assistant Professor, School of Human Evolution and Social Change/Mathematical Computational & Modeling Science Center, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
adam.lampert@asu.edu
480-283-5498
Penny Langhammer
Adjunct Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Penny.Langhammer@asu.edu
Ross Maciejewski
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
rmacieje@asu.edu
Jane Maienschein
Regents' Professor, President's Professor and Parent's Association Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
maienschein@asu.edu
480 965-6105
David Manuel-Navarrete
Associate Professor, School of Sustainability
davidmn@asu.edu
Nathan Martin
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
ndm@asu.edu
480-727-9970
Giuseppe Mascaro
Assistant Professor, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Ira A Fulton Schools of Engineering
giuseppe.mascaro@asu.edu
Kevin McGraw
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Kevin.McGraw@asu.edu
Rob Melnick
Director, International Programs, School of Sustainability
Rob.Melnick@asu.edu
480-965-5233
Clark Miller
Associate Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society
clark.miller@asu.edu
480-965-1778
Ben Minteer
Arizona Zoological Society Endowed Chair Professor of Environmental Ethics and Conservation, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ben.minteer@asu.edu
480-965-4632
Sian Mooney
Associate Dean and Professor, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
Sian.Mooney@asu.edu
602-543-1031
Tom Moore
Professor, School of Molecular Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Tom.Moore@asu.edu
480-965-3308
Soe Myint
Professor, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
soe.myint@asu.edu
480-965-6514
Gyan Nyaupane
Associate Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Gyan.Nyaupane@asu.edu
602-496-0166
Jordan Okie
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Jordan.Okie@asu.edu
Miles Orchinik
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
m.orchinik@asu.edu
480-965-5084
Garth Paine
Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
garth.paine@asu.edu
480-965-0972
Sethuraman Panchanathan
Executive Vice President and Chief Research and Innovation Officer, Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development, Arizona State University
Panch@asu.edu
480-965-3699
Mary Jane Parmentier
Clinical Associate Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society
MJ.Parmentier@asu.edu
480-727-4518
Theodore Pavlic
Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability
tpavlic@asu.edu
480-965-2899
David Pearson
Research Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
dpearson@asu.edu
480-965-5839
Charles Perrings
Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
charles.perrings@asu.edu
480-727-0472
Darren Petrucci
Suncor Professor of Architecture and Urban Design, The Design School, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
darren.petrucci@asu.edu
480-965-9400
Stephen Pratt
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
stephen.pratt@asu.edu
480-727-9425
Stephen Pyne
Regents' Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
stephen.pyne@asu.edu
480-965-4092
Charles Redman
Founding Director, School of Sustainability
charles.redman@asu.edu
480-965-2923
John Sabo
Director, Future H2O, Knowledge Enterprise Development
John.L.Sabo@asu.edu
480-965-5904
Delia Saenz
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
delia.saenz@asu.edu
480-965-1383
Osvaldo Sala
Founding Director, Global Drylands Center
Osvaldo.Sala@asu.edu
480-965-4120
Daniel Sarewitz
Professor of Science and Society, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Daniel.Sarewitz@asu.edu
480-727-8787
Steven Saul
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Steven.Saul@asu.edu
480-965-6534
Gerrit Schipper III
Co-Chair, IUCN SSC Small Carnivore Specialist Group
jan.schipper@asu.edu
Michael Schoon
Associate Professor, School of Sustainability
michael.schoon@asu.edu
480-965-0919
Matthew Scotch
Assistant Professor, Center for Environmental Security
Matthew.Scotch@asu.edu
480-727-2985
Kimberly Scott
Founding Executive Director, Center for Gender Equity in Science and Technology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Kimberly.A.Scott@asu.edu
480-965-5380
Mark Searle
Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, College of Public Service and Community Solutions
MARK.SEARLE@asu.edu
480-965-9585
Jorge Sefair
Assistant Professor, School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
Jorge.Sefair@asu.edu
480-965-3190
Everett Shock
Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
everett.shock@asu.edu
480-965-0631
Shade Shutters
Research Scientist, Global Security Initiative
shade.shutters@asu.edu
Brian Smith
Affiliated Faculty, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
BrianHSmith@asu.edu
480-727-0655
Beckett Sterner
Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Beckett.Sterner@asu.edu
480-727-7881
Juliet Stromberg
Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
jstrom@asu.edu
480-965-0864
Brian Sullivan
Professor, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
brian.sullivan@asu.edu
602-543-6022
Tod Swanson
Associate Professor of Religious Studies, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
tod.swanson@asu.edu
480-965-4057
Heather Throop
Associate Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Heather.Throop@asu.edu
480-727-2617
Billie Turner II
Professor, School of Sustainability
Billie.L.Turner@asu.edu
480-965-1535
Sander van der Leeuw
Director, Center for Biosocial Complex Systems, Arizona State University-Sante Fe Institute
vanderle@asu.edu
480-965-6214
Enrique Vivoni
Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
vivoni@asu.edu
480-727-3575
Christine Vogt
Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions
chrisv@asu.edu
Elizabeth Wentz
Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
wentz@asu.edu
480-965-4144
Paul Westerhoff
Vice Provost for Academic Research Programming, Office of the University Provost
p.westerhoff@asu.edu
480-965-2885
Christopher Wharton
Faculty Coordinator, Swette Center for Sustainable Food Systems
christopher.wharton@asu.edu
602-827-2256
Dave White
Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Dave.White@asu.edu
602-496-0154
Jeanne Wilcox
Affiliated Faculty, Department of Speech and Hearing Science, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
mjwilcox@asu.edu
480-965-0158
Jianguo Wu
Professor, School of Sustainability
Jingle.Wu@asu.edu
480-965-1063
Amber Wutich
Professor, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Amber.Wutich@asu.edu
480-965-9010
Abigail York
Associate Professor of Governance and Public Policy, Center for Behavior, Institutions and the Environment, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Abigail.York@asu.edu
480-727-6889

External Affiliates

Maria José Barragan
Science Director, Charles Darwin Research Station
Bob Lalasz
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Science+Story
Timothy Male
Executive Director, Environmental Policy Innovation Center
tmale@policyinnovation.org
Michael Mascia
Senior Vice President, Moore Center for Science, Conservation International
Jennifer Morris
President, Conservation International
Rachel Neugarten
Director, Conservation Priority Setting, Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science, Conservation International
Gail Petersen
Strategic Consultant, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
gail.petersen.1@asu.edu
480-727-5534
Hugh Possingham
Chief Scientist, The Nature Conservancy, Brisbane, Australia and Arlington, Virginia
Daniela Raik
Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science, Conservation International
Katie Russell
Development Director, Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science, Conservation International

Postdoctoral Associates

Elena Finkbeiner
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Elena.Finkbeiner@asu.edu
Gwen Iacona
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Gwen.Iacona@asu.edu
Lars Iversen
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
liverse2@asu.edu
Krista Kemppinen
ASU-Conservation International Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Krista.Kemppinen@asu.edu
Aireona Raschke
Postdoctoral Research Analyst, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Bonnie.Raschke@asu.edu
Danica Schaffer-Smith
NatureNet Science Fellow, The Nature Conservancy-North Carolina
dschaff2@asu.edu

Affiliated Students

Marielle Abalo
PhD Student, Biology and Society, School of Life Sciences
marielle.abalo@asu.edu
Katje Benoit
MPP Student, School of Public Affairs, College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Kbenoit01@asu.edu
Miranda Bernard
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Miranda.Bernard@asu.edu
Ute Brady
PhD Student, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ute.brady@asu.edu
Peter Breslin
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Peter.Breslin@asu.edu
Qi Deng
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
dengqi@asu.edu
Heather Fischer
PhD Student, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning
Heather.Fischer@asu.edu
Sarah Geren
MS Student, Biology and Society, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
sarah.geren@asu.edu
Anita Hagy Ferguson
PhD Candidate, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Anita.HagyFerguson@asu.edu
480-727-6870
Emma Laurens
PhD Candidate, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ejlauren@asu.edu
Tiffany Lewis
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
ecotlewis@asu.edu
Erick Lundgren
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Erick.Lundgren@asu.edu
Reyna Olvey
MPP Student, School of Public Affairs, College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Reyna.Olvey@asu.edu
Michelle Sullivan
PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, Biology and Society, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
michelle.k.sullivan@asu.edu
Beth Tellman
PhD Student, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Beth.Tellman@asu.edu

Affiliated Alumni

Anna Bettis
Senior Program Coordinator, Professional Training and Custom Sustainability Education, School of Sustainability
abettis@asu.edu
480-727-3864
Maria del Mar Mancha-Cisneros
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Marine Laboratory, Duke University
mar.mancha@duke.edu
Hongkai Gao
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
hongkai.gao@asu.edu
Kelly Gravuer
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Kelly.Gravuer@asu.edu
Micah Harp
MS, 2016, School of Sustainability
Jorge Ramos
PhD, 2017, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
jramos10@asu.edu
Leigh-Ann Tower

Leigh-Ann.Tower@asu.edu