Graduate Students

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
conservation planning, wildlife ecology, forest ecology, bats
t.anthony@berkeley.edu
Soil biogeochemistry, ecosystem ecology, land use change
raoyama@berkeley.edu
Range ecology, landscape ecology, nutrient cycling
j.earl.arnold@berkeley.edu
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;
eebrandt@berkeley.edu
conservation, tropical ecology, forest-agriculture matrix, bioacoustics, amphibians, birds
jbukoski@berkeley.edu
Spatial ecology; tropical forests; conservation; climate change; land use change
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
Sociology of agriculture and food, environmental justice, workers’ rights, global supply chains, social change
dylanchapple@berkeley.edu
Restoration Ecology, Plant Community Ecology, Wetland Ecology, Science Education
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
laurardriscoll@gmail.com
Food Safety Regulation, Sustainable Agriculture, California Agriculture, UK Agriculture, Agroecology, Multifunctional Agriculture, Standards, Organic Agriculture
Forest ecology, community ecology, invasive species, restoration ecology, pests and pathogens
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, Biomechanics, Tropical Biology, Animal Communication and Cognition, Spiders, Harvestmen
rinaest@berkeley.edu
fabian.fernandez@berkeley.edu
State violence, prison abolition, sex work, migration, queer theory, critical race theory, health social movements, and HIV
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
Climate and energy policy, urban responses to climate change, energy transitions, green infrastructure
n.graham@berkeley.edu
Speciation mechanisms of insular fauna, molecular systematics, species interaction networks, landscape genetics, invasion biology, evolutionary ecology
ellyngray@berkeley.edu
Atmospheric Science, Air Quality, Field Measurements
morgan.gray@berkeley.edu
Connectivity, climate change, ecological modeling
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
 
amelia_harvey@berkeley.edu
Pollinator conservation and social insect behavior.
khemes@berkeley.edu
Biometeorology, ecosystem ecology, land use change, climate policy
ajholmqu@berkeley.edu
Arachnology, biogeography, behavioral ecology, spider taxonomy
t.hruska@berkeley.edu
nomadic pastoralism; rangeland ecology and management; international development
henghuang@berkeley.edu
Metabolic scaling theory, plant allometry, climate change, microclimate feedbacks, ecosystem bistability
Range Management, Disturbance Ecology, GIS, Vegetation Change
lisahunt@berkeley.edu
Aquatic ecology, hydrology, pesticide ecotoxicology, sustainable agriculture
jimamura@berkeley.edu
meredith.jabis@gmail.com
dryw.jones@gmail.com
Carbon sequestration dynamics in forested ecosystems
eekearney@berkeley.edu
Plant-Insect Interactions, Pollination Ecology, Agroecology, Conservation
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; political ecology; artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM); politics of resource governance; Madagascar; sub-Saharan Africa
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, palynology, 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
International Political Economy and the Environment; Globalization and Multinational Corporations; Critical Management Studies (Corporate Social Responsibility & Socially Responsible Investment); Environmental Justice
james.lachance@berkeley.edu
Sociology and ecology of food systems; interdisciplinary and participatory research methods; outreach and extension
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
political ecology, resource geography, critical development studies, extractive industries, Indonesia
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, Conservation Biology, Wildlife Ecology, Tropical Rainforests
maclean at berkeley.edu
spatial ecology
ornithology
Migrant health, immigration rights, deportation, incarceration, structural competency, food access, environmental justice, qualitative analysis
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, natural resource conservation, ecosystem services, environmental policy
hanamoidu@berkeley.edu
freshwater ecology, intermittent streams, hydrology
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
kari.norman@berkeley.edu
cnoss@berkeley.edu
Evolutionary ecology, herpetology
tnunez@berkeley.edu
mmp@berkeley.edu
political ecology of the body, critical race feminism, feminist science and technology studies, environmental justice
nina.pak@berkeley.edu
jpalomino@berkeley.edu
phoebe_parkershames@berkeley.edu
Ecology, land use change, conservation, human-wildlife conflict
rparks@berkeley.edu
modern and contemporary thought, history and philosophy of science, ecology, rivers and streams, Eel River (CA)
Climate change, adaptation, agriculture, rural livelihoods, land access and tenure, beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers, extension, sociology of agriculture, conservation biology and ecology
mpfeiffer@berkeley.edu
 
crossleypinkstaff@berkeley.edu
water and land resource allocation; gender and wellbeing; international development policy
jmplummer@berkeley.edu
Medical anthropology, STS studies, biomedicine, health disparities, structural vulnerability, coloniality & postcoloniality, racialization & racism, subjectivity, the human body, sociality, & social movements
lponisio@berkeley.edu
c.prado@berkeley.edu
Women's Transborder Activism on Environmental Justice in the San Diego-Tijuana region
 
jpyatt@berkeley.edu
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, Sustainability, Hydrology, Hydraulic Fracturing, Carbon Capture and Storage, Energy Systems, Environmental Engineering, Global Environmental Change
andrew.rothstein@berkeley.edu
srubianog@berkeley.edu
Environmental law and policy, political ecology, socio-legal studies, global environmental governance, science and technology studies (STS), Latin America, Colombia
hannahsalim@berkeley.edu
ricksatomi@berkeley.edu
+1 510 665-3662
kelsey.scheckel@colorado.edu
lmschneider@berkeley.edu
Biogeochemistry, wetlands, contaminants, bioremediation
dpseidel@berkeley.edu
klseto@ucsc.edu
Marine Fisheries, Food Security, Sustainability Science, Conflict Studies, Governance, Africa
katherine.siegel@berkeley.edu
Conservation biology, land use change, climate change vulnerability
paige.stanley@berkeley.edu
Agricultural policy; sustainable animal agriculture; soil C sequestration; integrated crop-livestock systems; diversified farming systems; sustainable grazing
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
Conservation biology, landscape genomics, movement ecology
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
Human-wildlife conflict; conservation biology; wildlife management; participatory mapping; science communication; landscape permeability; remote sensing and GIS
jwilliamson@berkeley.edu
Critical Race Theory, Industrial Ecology, Political Ecology, Agroecology, STS
cwilling@berkeley.edu
plant ecophysiology, plant-microbe interactions, fungal ecology, mycorrhizal fungi
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
Wildlife Migration; Rangelands; Social-ecological systems; Tibet; Wyoming; GIS & remote sensing; Science communication
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
political ecology, critical theory, global environmental governance, international conservation and development, deforestation in the tropics, resource extraction