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Experts on Environmental Policy

Sustainability:

John Arendt, Associate Director of Environmental Management and Business Institute. Sustainability
(920) 465-2953. arendtjo@uwgb.edu.

John Katers, Dean of Science and Technology. Sustainability
(920) 465-2278. katersj@uwgb.edu.

Anti-environmentalism:

Andrew Austin, Associate Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies. Anti-environmentalism. (920) 465-2359. austina@uwgb.edu.

Laurel Phoenix, Associate Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Environmental Planning) Anti-environmentalism. Water resouces management. Drinking water quality. Water law. Rural sustainable development. Land use planning and property rights.
(920) 465-2402. phoenixl@uwgb.edu.

Environmental Science:

Mathew Dornbush, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Director of Graduate Studies. Plant Ecology; Restoration Ecology; Invasive Species; Soil Quality and Health; Biofuels
(920) 465-2454. dornbusm@uwgb.edu.

Kevin Fermanich, Professor of Geoscience, Environmental Science and Natural & Applied Sciences. Chemicals in the Soil and Water; Soil Quality; Water Quality, especially surface and ground waters; Climate Change—Impacts on Water Quality
(920) 465-2240. fermanik@uwgb.edu.

Patrick Forsythe, Chair of Environmental Science & Policy. Population ecology. Conservation biology focusing on aquatic ecosystems in the Great Lakes region. Fish populations including lake sturgeon and yellow perch.
(920) 465-2524. forsythp@uwgb.edu.

Michael Kraft, Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Public & Environmental Affairs. U.S. Government; State Government; Electoral Politics; Public Policy; Environmental Policy and Politics; Energy; Climate Change
(920) 465-2531. kraftm@uwgb.edu.

Vicki Medland, Associate Director of Cofrin Center for Biodiversity and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Environmental Science & Policy. Biodiversity; Ethics of Collecting; Natural History; Heirloom Vegetables; Gardening; Food and Community; Art and Natural History; Scientific Illustration
(920) 465-2342. medlandv@uwgb.edu.

Evironmental Policy:

David Helpap, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public & Environmental Affairs. State and Local Government; Public Policy; Urban Politics; Public Finance; Public Administration
(920) 465-2198. helpapd@uwgb.edu.

Michael Kraft, Professor Emeritus of Public and Environmental Affairs (Political Science). Herbert Fisk Johnson Professor in Environmental Studies.
Environmental politics and policy. Energy policy. The U.S. Congress. The presidency, Elections. Nuclear waste. Sustainable communities. Sustainable development. Population growth.
(920) 465-2531. kraftm@uwgb.edu.

Laurel Phoenix, Associate Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Environmental Planning). Water resources management. Watershed management. Drinking water quality. Water law. Rural sustainable development. Land use planning and property rights.
(920) 465-2402. phoenixl@uwgb.edu.

John Stoll, Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Economics). Environmental economics. Resource economics.
(920) 465-2358. stollj@uwgb.edu.

Lora Warner, Associate Professor of Public & Environmental Affairs and Director of the Center for Public Affairs. Evaluation; Strategic Planning; Nonprofit Effectiveness
(920) 465-2404. warnerl@uwgb.edu.

Aaron Weinschenk, Associate Professor of Environmental Policy and Planning. Political Science. American government and politics. Political behavior. Campaigns and elections. Political phsycology. Voting behavior. Political participation. Statistics. Research design and methodology.
(920) 465-2914. weinscha@uwgb.edu.

Elizabeth Wheat, Assistant Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Political Science).
Courts and environmental law.
465-2848. wheate@uwgb.edu.

Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges, Associate Professor of Human Development and Psychology. Environmental psychology (how the places people live and work affect them and vice versa). Design and planning attributes which contribute to sense of community and fear of crime or lack of it. Gated communities.
(920) 465-2479. wilsong@uwgb.edu.

Spiders and Insects:

Michael Draney, Professor of Natural & Applied Sciences, Associate Professor of Biology. Spiders, Insects, and other Invertebrate Animals  
(920) 465-2270. draneym@uwgb.edu.

Environmental History:

David Voelker, Associate Professor of History and Humanistic Studies. Early American History through the Civil War; American Religious History; American Environmental History
(920) 465-2491. voelkerd@uwgb.edu.

Environmental Economics:

John Stoll, Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Economics). Environmental economics. Resource economics.
(920) 465-2358. stollj@uwgb.edu.

Environmental Ethics and Justice:

Michael Draney, Professor of Natural & Applied Sciences, Associate Professor of Biology. Spiders, Insects, and other Invertebrate Animals.
(920) 465-2270. draneym@uwgb.edu.

Derek Jeffreys, Professor of Humanistic Studies (Religion). Religion. Religion and public life. Ethics, particularly religious, environmental and medical ethics. Political thought and intellectual vision of the present Pope. Buddhism.
(920) 465-2672. jeffreyd@uwgb.edu.

Brian Merkel, Associate Professor of Human Biology (Biology). Immunology. Effects of PCBs on humans. Environmental justice.
(920) 465-2262. merkelb@uwgb.edu.

Environmental Planning:

Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges, Professor of Human Development and Psychology. Environmental phsycology (how the places people live and work affect them and vice versa). Design and planning attributes which contribute to sense of community and fear of crime or lack of it. Gated communities.
(920) 465-2479. wilsong@uwgb.edu.

Environmental Politics:

Andrew Austin, Associate Professor of Democracy and Justice Studies (Sociology). Crime and justice issues. Race and justice. Social class and justice. Women and justice. Anti-environmentalism.
(920) 465-2359. austina@uwgb.edu.

Michael Kraft, Professor Emeritus of Public and Environmental Affairs (Political Science). Herbert Fisk Johnson Professor in Environmental Studies. Environmental politics and policy. Energy policy. The U.S. Congress. The presidency, Elections. Nuclear waste. Sustainable communities. Sustainable development. Population growth.
(920) 465-2531. kraftm@uwgb.edu.

Elizabeth Wheat, Assistant Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs (Political Science). Courts and environmental law.
(920) 465-2848. wheate@uwgb.edu.

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