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Mona Damluji, Assistant Professor of Film & Media Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor of Film & Media Studies at the UC Santa Barbara

Mona Damluji is Assistant Professor of Film & Media Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara and a co-convener/co-PI of the UCSB Mellon Sawyer Seminar on Energy Justice in Global Perspective for AY 2018-2019. She is a Peabody and Emmy Award-nominated producer of the short documentary series The Secret Life of Muslims. Her teaching, research and creative work engages underrepresented media histories and cultural studies of oil, cities and infrastructure with a focus on the Middle East and its diasporas.

 

 

  • Social Sciences & Media Studies 2415
Darby Feldwin
  • Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Math and Science Education, and Green Technology

Faculty in Chemistry Department

  • 805-893-2127
  • PSB North 3649B
John Foran, Professor, IEES Picture
  • Professor

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
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Education
  • Associate Dean for Academics And Faculty Development
Child & Adolescent Development. Disciplinary Minor: Psychology
 
Dissertation: A new perspective on perspective taking: A study of social perspective taking
and its association with conflict resolution and historical empathy

 

 
  • (805) 893-3385
  • Twitter: @HunterGehlbach
  • Gevirtz Graduate School of Education #3113
Dr. Hahrie Han
  • Anton Vonk Professor of Environmental Politics

American Politics, Environmental Politics, Political Organizations, Civic and Political Engagement, Politics of Social Policy, Political Behavior

Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005

 

 


  • Professor

Literature, the Medieval Period, and Environmental Initiatives

Faculty in English Department 

  • (805) 893-7488
  • South Hall 2508
Jeffrey Hoelle
  • Affiliated Associate Professor of Anthropology

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)
  • Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Plant Ecology, Channel Islands, Biogeography, and Ecosystem Restoration 

Director of Conservation and Research at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

  • 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
  • Assistant Professor

Behavior, Ecosystem Ecology, Marine Biology, Population and Community Ecology

  • (805) 893-2170
  • 2314 Marine Science Research Building
Matto Mildenberger
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor

Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics, Public Opinion, Methodology
 

  • 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)
  • Professor

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
Dr. Leah Stokes
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor

American Politics, Energy and Environmental Politics, Public Policy, Methodology

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015

  • 805-893-3432
  • Ellison 3716
Lisa Stratton
  • Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Ecological Restoration, Plant Physiology, Water Quality and Ecosystem Management

Director of Ecosystem Management for the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration

  • (805) 893-4158
  • Harder South 1005
  • Affiliated Associate Professor

Anthropology, Linguistics, and Comparative Literature

Jennifer Thorsch
  • Former Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Plant Anatomy, Plant Curation and Natural History Collections

Plant Anatomy Curator for the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration

  • (805) 893-2401
  • Harder South 1101
Claudia Tyler, Lecturer in Environmental Studies
  • Lecturer in Environmental Studies

Plant Ecology, Ecological Disturbance, and Grassland and Shrublands

Lecturer for the College of Creative Studies at UCSB

  • Ellison 6807
Paul W. Wack, Senior Lecturer in Environmental Studies
  • Recall Sr Lecturer in ES Program

Planning, Agricultural Land Preservation, Environmental Assessment, and Sustainable Communities

Professor Emeritus, City and Regional Planning at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Casey Walsh, IEES
  • Affiliated Professor of Anthropology
  • IEES Affiliate

Sociocultural Antropology, Political Economy, Mexico-United States Borderlines, Water, Commodities, History and Materialism

Faculty in Anthropology Department

Director of Latin American and Iberian Studies

  • (805) 893-2339
  • HSSB 2081