John Foran, Professor, IEES Picture
  • Professor
  • Advisory Board Member of IEES

Climate Crisis, Global Climate Justice Movement, and Sustainable Development, and “Building Better Futures” 

Faculty in Sociology Department

Professor, Dean of the Bren School
  • Professor
  • Dean of the Bren School

Marine Community Ecology, Conservation Biology, Biostatistics, and Fisheries

Faculty in EEMB and the Bren School


  • (805) 893-7363
  • Bren Hall 2410
  • Professor
  • IEES Affiliate

Literature, the Medieval Period, and Environmental Initiatives

Faculty in English Department 

  • (805) 893-7488
  • South Hall 2508
Jeffrey Hoelle, Affiliated Asst Professor, PhD Emphasis Affiliate (IEES)
  • Affiliated Asst Professor
  • Advisory Board Member of IEES

Ecological and Economic Anthropology, Cattle Raising and Cowboy Cultures, Latin America, and the Brazilian Amazon

Faculty in Anthropology Department

  • (805) 893-4244
  • HSSB 2073
  • HSSB 2075 (Lab)
  • Professor of Geography

Planning, Design and Analysis of Water Resources Systems, and Theory and Computational Aspects of Surface and Ground Water Hydrology.

Faculty in Geography

  • (805) 308-2839
  • Ellison Hall 3626A
  • Professor of Ecology
  • Evolution and Marine Biology

Population and Community Ecology, Applied Ecology, Consumer-resource Interactions, Marine Invertebrates and Reef Fishes

Faculty in Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology (EEMB) Department

Eric RAN Smith, Affiliated Professor, Member of PhD Emphasis Affiliate (IEES)
  • Affiliated Professor
  • IEES Affiliate

Environmental Politics, Energy Issues, Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, Congress, and Political Parties

Faculty in Political Science, affiliated with the Environmental Studies and Bren School of Environmental Management

  • (805) 893-6160
  • Ellison 3711