Faculty

Margaret  Kubek

Margaret Kubek

Lecturer And MSW Field Coordinator
RH 310J

Vicki Medland

Vicki Medland

Administrative Specialist
MAC 218E

Dr. Medland works cooperatively with the Director to ensure that the center is achieving its mission of education and research. She works closely with staff and partners involved in various outreach projects including the web and social networking sites, K-12 and citizen science programs. Vicki leads the Panama research course with her husband Mike Draney in alternate years and teaches courses... Read more »

Rebecca Nesvet

Rebecca Nesvet

Associate Professor
TH 399

Rebecca Nesvet (PhD UNC-Chapel Hill 2014; MFA Dramatic Writing, New York University 2008) teaches nineteenth-century British literature, the British novel, modern world drama, and digital humanities. Her research concerns Mary Shelley, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and (more recently) "Sweeney Todd" creator James Malcolm Rymer and his radical and Romantic contexts.
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Debra Pearson

Debra Pearson

Associate Professor
LS 447

Research Interests

Research interests include the study of the effect of growing conditions on the composition of foods.

Education

Ph.D. University of California -Davis

Laurel Phoenix

Laurel Phoenix

Associate Professor
MAC B331

Fields of Interest

Limits to Growth, Food/Water/Energy Nexus, Water Resources Management, Drinking Water Quality and Infrastructure, Rural Planning, Resilient Communities

Education

B.A. and M.A. University of Colorado, Boulder; Ph.D. College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, Syracuse

Sara Wagner

Sara Wagner

Advising

Human Biology (Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics).

Education

MS University of Alabama