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Christina Wong

Christina Wong

PhD, 2014, School of Sustainability

School of Sustainability
Arizona State University
PO Box 875502
Tempe, AZ 85287-5502


  • PhD, 2014, School of Sustainability


Christina recently worked at the University of California-Berkeley and David & Lucille Packard Foundation assessing the potential of California agriculture to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. She is a member of the Student Conservation Association Board of Directors and the Ecological Society of America SEEDS Advisory Board.


  • PhD, Sustainability, Arizona State University, 2014
  • BA, Environmental Biology, Occidental College, 2006




Wiek, A. D., R. W. Kutter, T. A. Munoz-Erickson, E. Miller, N. R. Moore, C. Thomas, L. Withycombe, C. Monfreda, C. P. Wong and D. M. Iwaniec. 2010. A comparative evaluation of participatory scenario studies. Poster presented at the February 12-18 meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, San Diego, CA. Sustainability Science: Transformative Research Beyond Scenario Studies.

Wong, C. P. and N. B. Grimm. 2010. Dynamics of urban water consumption. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the January 14, 2010 12th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability.


Wong, C. P., N. B. Grimm and R. A. Sponseller. 2006. Desert crusts in an urban landscape: Responses of N2 fixation to anthropogenic C and N deposition. Poster presented at the 6-11 August 2006 91st Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Memphis, TN.

Wong, C. P., L. Murawski, K. Szlavecz, R. V. Pouyant, P. Marra, R. Casey and S. Lev. 2006. Heavy metal variations in residential soil communities along an urban to rural gradient. Poster presented at the 19 January 2006 CAP LTER 8th Annual Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Thesis (PhD)


Wong, C. P. 2014. Managing for urban ecosystem services: The Yongding River ecological corridor. PhD dissertation. Arizona State University. (link )

Philanthropic Education Foundation Scholar Award

Occidental College Honors in Biology, 2006

US State Department Critical Language Scholarship, Mandarin, 2008

Ford Foundation/National Academics Diversity Pre-Doctoral Fellowship

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship