Graduate Students


briana.abrahms@berkeley.edu
conservation planning, connectivity science, landscape ecology, wildlife management
seira.adams@berkeley.edu
Evolutionary Ecology, Behavioral Ecology, Pheromones, Spider Biology
candreozzi@berkeley.edu
t.anthony@berkeley.edu
Soil biogeochemistry, ecosystem ecology, land use change
j.earl.arnold@berkeley.edu
hossein.ayazi@berkeley.edu
Political Ecology of Agriculture; Agri-Environmental Policy; Theories of Race, Culture, and State Power; U.S. Settler Colonialism and Imperialism; Transnational American Studies; Comparative Ethnic Studies
sjbarry@berkeley.edu
Grazing Management, Ecosystems Services from Working Rangelands
 
jjbauer@berkeley.edu
sberleman@berkeley.edu
9517196835
Prescribed fire as a management technique for threshold reversal in medusahead
hekiabodwitch@berkeley.edu
+1 315-567-9743
Food systems; Natural resource management; Indigeneity, race & difference;
jbukoski@berkeley.edu
tracyburnett@berkeley.edu
allison.q.byrne@gmail.com
adamcalo@berkeley.edu
cjcarlson@berkeley.edu
Spatial ecology; ecological modeling; climate change; extinction risk; host-parasite interactions
elliotc@berkeley.edu
Molecular dynamic simulations, aqueous speciation/surface complexation, surface geochemistry, bioadsorption
Food systems, environmental justice, social inequalities
dylanchapple@berkeley.edu
Restoration Ecology, Plant Community Ecology, Wetland Ecology, Science Education
echoi@berkeley.edu
Sustainability, Climate Change, Economic Development, International Organizations.
alasdaircohen@berkeley.edu
uc.corbin@berkeley.edu
Race, Class, Green Spaces, Gentrification, Urban Political Ecology, Urban Planning, Media, and Science Fiction (Futurism/Utopian/ Dystopian/Speculative)
stella.c_at_ berkeley.edu
plant stress, forest community ecology, silviculture, urban-rural interfaces, cultural landscapes, and environmental history
stand dynamics, silviculture, forest ecology, disturbance ecology
rainbow222@berkeley.edu
lauradev@berkeley.edu
Society & Environment, Political Ecology, Feminist Science and Technology Studies, Ethnobotany, Decolonizing Knowledge Production, Multispecies Ethnography, Participatory Research Methods, Ecophilosophy, Natural Resource Management
tropical conservation, deforestation, land use change, smallholder mining
dougherty.eric@berkeley.edu
Disease Ecology; Computational Modeling; Biological Conservation
gjaimes@berkeley.edu
Environmental Justice, GIS, Public Health, Urban Health Equity, Race & Identity
laurardriscoll@gmail.com
Food Safety Regulation, Sustainable Agriculture, California Agriculture, UK Agriculture, Agroecology, Multifunctional Agriculture, Standards, Organic Agriculture
jenniedurant@berkeley.edu
kjeasterday@berkeley.edu
historical ecology, forestry, change mapping, climate change
semery@berkeley.edu
(510) 642-3989
Indirect Interactions, Parasitoid Food Webs and Dispersal in Disturbed Landscapes, Host Selection
iescalante@berkeley.edu
Behavioral Ecology, Phenotipic Plasticity, Tropical Biology, Animal Communication and Cognition, Spiders, Harvestmen
rinaest@berkeley.edu
karifinstad@berkeley.edu
510-643-6910
Soil isotope geochemistry, biogeochemistry, astrobiology, soil science, ecosystem science, surface processes
jflegal@berkeley.edu
Designated Emphasis in Science and Technology Studies (STS); science policy; climate and energy politics and policy.
 
danfoster@berkeley.edu
kiyay@berkeley.edu
Forest pathology, forest mycology, microbial ecology, how it all works
kgaynor@berkeley.edu
maddiegirard34@berkeley.edu
sglassman@berkeley.edu
Fungal ecology, mycology
ellyngray@berkeley.edu
Atmospheric Science, Air Quality, Field Measurements
morgan.gray@berkeley.edu
Wildlife ecology, ecological modeling, animal behavior, human-wildlife conflict, population genetics.
tgrudin@berkeley.edu
mala@berkeley.edu
Systematics; Coleoptera; Behavior; Microscopy
ogutierrezdela@berkeley.edu
ecosystem ecology, soil biogeochemistry, plant ecophysiology, tropical forest ecology
drew.hart@berkeley.edu
conservation biology, landscape genomics, ecological genomics
khemes@berkeley.edu
Biometeorology, ecosystem ecology, land use change, climate policy
ajholmqu@berkeley.edu
t.hruska@berkeley.edu
nomadic pastoralism; rangeland ecology and management; international development
 
henghuang@berkeley.edu
Range Management, Disturbance Ecology, GIS, Vegetation Change
lisahunt@berkeley.edu
Aquatic ecology, hydrology, pesticide ecotoxicology, sustainable agriculture
jimamura@berkeley.edu
dryw.jones@gmail.com
Carbon sequestration dynamics in forested ecosystems
lisa.c.kelley@berkeley.edu
agrarian change & livelihoods, land use & cover change, interdisciplinary research design & methods, environmental policy assessment & analysis
skelson@berkeley.edu
freshwater ecology, conservation management, eco-evolutionary dynamics
fourjaws@berkeley.edu
spiders and spider outreach, adaptive radiations, evolutionary ecology
benjik2013@gmail.com
egkim@berkeley.edu
taproot@berkeley.edu
Agroecology, Soil Science, Remote Sensing & GIS
brianklein@berkeley.edu
political economy of energy and extractive industries; resource governance; mining, oil, & gas; Madagascar
mk_klip@yahoo.com
650 996 2230
Urban Wildlife
freyja@berkeley.edu
Global Metropolitan Studies, Political Ecology, Science and Technology Studies
California mixed-conifers, carbon sequestration, disturbance ecology
saraknox@berkeley.edu
melinak@berkeley.edu
Population Genetics of Phytophthora ramorum (causal agent of Sudden Oak Death)
anu.kramer@berkeley.edu
Fire, GIS, and LiDAR
alex.krohn@berkeley.edu
Evolutionary biology and ecology of reptiles and amphibians. Convergent evolution. Conservation biology. Conservation genetics. Landscape Ecology
david.kurz@berkeley.edu
agroecology, conservation biology, coupled human-natural systems, landscape genetics, movement ecology, wildlife ecology & management, wildlife utilization
norikokusumi@berkeley.edu
AthenaWai@gmail.com
Population Connectivity, Biogeography, New Guinea Diving Beetles, Next Generation Sequencing
dlavelle@berkeley.edu
crlevine@berkeley.edu
Forest ecology, community ecology, restoration ecology, ecological modeling
chlewis@berkeley.edu
mlibassi@berkeley.edu
gplobo@berkeley.edu
soil quality, water quality, contaminant transport, mine tailings, phytoremediation, mathemathical models
juliet.lu@berkeley.edu
Political Ecology, Transnational Land Acquisitions, Chinese rubber investments in Laos
luskin@berkeley.edu
Community Ecology, Global Change Ecology, Conservation Biology, Tropical Rainforests, Wildlife Ecology
maclean at berkeley.edu
spatial ecology
ornithology
nain.martinez@berkeley.edu
Renewable Energy, Wind Power, Climate Change, Environmental Impact, Biodiversity Conservation, Environmental Governance, Interdisciplinary Research, Latin America, Mexico.
smatzen@berkeley.edu
510-642-7273
Soil bioremediation; Urban agriculture
allegramayer@berkeley.edu
Biogeochemistry, carbon cycle, soil, land-use/management, climate change
mcgownk@berkeley.edu
gavinmcnicol@berkeley.edu
510-643-3963
My main interests relate to the biogeochemical controls on greenhouse gas fluxes from soil and the methods used to extrapolate in situ flux measurements across larger scales.
jennifer.mills@berkeley.edu
surface chemistry, crystal growth and fluid-rock interactions, biogeochemical cycling
dianamng@berkeley.edu
Mapping spatial patterns of change, coastal resilience, natural resource conservation, ecosystem services in a changing climate, environmental policy
maywamontenegro@gmail.com
Agroecology and diversified farming systems
amunozsaez@berkeley.edu
Conservation biology, Agroecology, Wildlife ecology, Landscape ecology, Climate change.
afmurray@berkeley.edu
+1 510 643-6303
Chemical Ecology
rneurath@berkeley.edu
microbial ecology, carbon cycling and stabilization in soils, and the impacts of climate change
tmnickel@berkeley.edu
Forest management in Russia
cnoss@berkeley.edu
Evolutionary ecology, herpetology
tnunez@berkeley.edu
mmp@berkeley.edu
political ecology of the body, feminist science and technology studies, environmental justice, fat studies
nina.pak@berkeley.edu
jpalomino@berkeley.edu
phoebe_parkershames@berkeley.edu
Ecology, evolution, behavior, conservation, human-wildlife conflict
rparks@berkeley.edu
agricultural landscapes, ecology, digital sensing technologies, cybernetics, (cartographic) representation, modern and contemporary political and social thought
mpfeiffer@berkeley.edu
lponisio@berkeley.edu
c.prado@berkeley.edu
Women's Transborder Activism on Environmental Justice in the San Diego-Tijuana region
aghaghia@berkeley.edu
Community-based natural resource management, sustainable mountain livelihoods, international development, tribal/indigenous studies, gender, political ecology, India
felixratcliff@berkeley.edu
cmr5064@berkeley.edu
510-642-7273
Soil biogeochemistry, Estuarine science, Aquatic geochemistry
aringer@berkeley.edu
Technological Change, Industrial History, Chemicals, Energy, Food, Environmental Health, Policy Studies
crivera@berkeley.edu
Behavioral Ecology, Evolution, Sexual Selection, Jumping Spiders
frobertsgregory@berkeley.edu
Environmental Justice; Political Ecology; Environmental History; Ecowomanism; Feminist Philosophy of Science; Science, Technology and Society Studies (STS); Community Geography; Participatory Mixed Method Research; Urban Greenspace Management; Black Vegetarianism; Ethnobotany; Urban Agriculture; Food Justice; Climate Justice; Coastal Resource Management; Transcultural Ecological Knowledge
allisonrofe@berkeley.edu
Range ecology
rominger@berkeley.edu
Macroecology, ecological theory, evolution on islands
lorenzo_rosa@berkeley.edu
Water-Energy-Food Nexus, energy production, global environmental change and human use of natural resources.
andrew.rothstein@berkeley.edu
 
srubianog@berkeley.edu
Environmental law and policy, political ecology, socio-legal studies, global environmental governance, science and technology studies.
hannahsalim@berkeley.edu
ricksatomi@berkeley.edu
+1 510 665-3662
kelsey.scheckel@colorado.edu
lmschneider@berkeley.edu
Biogeochemistry, wetlands, contaminants, bioremediation
dpseidel@berkeley.edu
katyseto@berkeley.edu
Marine Fisheries, Food Security, Sustainability Science, Conflict Studies, Governance, Africa
jaredstapp@berkeley.edu
Climate change adaptation, conservation, globalization, international political institutions, land use change, modeling, political ecology, remote sensing applications
 
carlinstarrs@berkeley.edu
+1 510 685-4049
natjst@berkeley.edu
(510) 642-5913
Lake benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages, barcoding for applications in biomonitoring, genetics of mayflies, aquatic ecology
emma_steigerwald@berkeley.edu
Biodiversity conservation, landscape genomics, movement ecology
dsuarez@berkeley.edu
Political ecology, science & technology studies, environmental politics & governance, institutional ethnography
mtalhego@berkeley.edu
Eco-hydrology, land use change, large scale land acquisitions
microbial ecology, landscape ecology, soils, GIS & statistics
riatoni@berkeley.edu
ctubbesing@berkeley.edu
rturnipseed@berkeley.edu
Invasion Ecology, Population Ecology, Ecological Risk Assessment
vanschmidt@berkeley.edu
luluwaks@berkeley.edu
lauraward@berkeley.edu
Wild Bee Conservation & Ecology, Sustainable Agriculture
ashton.wesner@berkeley.edu
Political Ecology, Feminist Science and Technology Studies, Queer Studies, Settler-Colonial Studies, Critical Natural History, Museum Studies, Pacific Northwest
ba.whyte@berkeley.edu
Social Evolution. Ecology of social organisms.
Kate.Wilkin@berkeley.edu
(510) 642-4934
Fire ecology
jwilliamson@berkeley.edu
Critical Race Theory, Industrial Ecology, Political Ecology, Agroecology
cwilling@berkeley.edu
laurenbwilson@berkeley.edu
Range ecology and management, endangered species, environmental policy, invasive weed management
Freshwater ecology, ecological modeling, migratory patterns
lwithey@berkeley.edu
Land tenure, payment for ecosystem services, REDD+, common-pool resource governance, Colombia
wenjing.xu@berkeley.edu
Widlife movement ecology; Willife-Landscape-Human interactions; Tibet; Geospatial teniques; Ecological modeling;
michael.yuan@berkeley.edu
Herpetology, Evolutionary Ecology, Genomics, Epigenetics
yzh828@berkeley.edu
+1 510 612-5488
Theoretical ecology, coexistence, energy distribution, population dynamics, species interaction, MaxEnt
Predictive modeling, statistics, simulations, R
annah@berkeley.edu
+1 213 440-2349
deforestation in the tropics, social theory, critical ecology