Associated Faculty
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The following faculty from across the university have interests in sustainability-related subjects in their teaching, research, and/or service and are available to consult with students with similar interests.

Emory College—Social Sciences

Robert Agnew, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor, Department of Sociology (social consequences of climate change, including climate change and crime; criminology; social psychology)

Patrick Allitt, Cahoon Family Professor of American History (American Environmental History; author of A Climate of Crisis: America in the Age of Environmentalism)

Peggy F. Barlett, Goodrich C. White Professor, Department of Anthropology and Faculty Liaison to the Office of Sustainability Initiatives (sustainable agriculture; culture change; food systems; sustainable development)

Sam Cherribi, Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, African Studies, and Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies; Director, Emory Development Initiative (sustainable economic development in Africa)

Elena Conis, Assistant Professor, Department of History; Mellon Faculty Fellow in Health and Humanities (history of public health, medicine, science, environment, 19th and 20th century U.S. and global health)

C. Aiden Downey, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Division of Educational Studies (sustainability-focused curriculum and school design, student-centered, democratic and problem-based learning, ethnographic research)

Karen Hegtvedt, Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology (environmental identity and social change; social psychology, legitimacy and justice)

Ellen L. Idler, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Sociology; Director, Religion and Public Health Collaborative; Affiliated Faculty, Rollins School of Public Health; Senior Faculty Fellow, Center for Ethics (religion and environmental public health; aging and the environment)

Peter D. Little, Professor and Chair of Anthropology; Director, Emory Program for Development Studies (development and economic anthropology; ecological anthropology; political economy; pastoralism; Africa)

David Nugent, Professor, Department of Anthropology; Director, Master's in Development Practice Program (development; economic and political anthropology; agrarian societies)

Kristin Phillips, Lecturer, Department of Anthropology, Institute of African Studies, and Masters in Development Practice Program (participatory development, agrarian change, education, extractive industries in Africa, political anthropology)

Michael J. Rich, Associate Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies; Executive Director, Center for Community Partnerships (collaborative governance and urban revitalization, comprehensive community initiatives to reduce poverty, civic environmentalism)

Thomas D. Rogers, Associate Professor of History and Environmental Sciences (Latin America and the Caribbean, Brazil, environmental and labor history, agriculture)

Pamela Scully, Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Director, Center for Faculty Development and Excellence; Professor, Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies and African Studies (gender and slave emancipation; women's rights and post-conflict societies)

Dietrich Stout, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology (Paleolithic archaeology, brain and behavioral evolution, cognitive neuroscience)

Sheila Tefft, Senior Lecturer, Interdisciplinary Studies in Culture and Society(IDS), The Graduate Institute of Liberal Arts(ILA) (health and science writing, environmental journalism, science and society)

Paul Root Wolpe, Ph.D. Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Bioethics and Director, Emory University Center for Ethics (environmental ethics, ethics of biotechnology)

Emory College—Humanities

Sandra Blakely, Associate Professor, Department of Classics, Emory College (ancient trade, maritime pathways and the Mediterranean economy; economic and environmental impact of ancient metallurgy; archaeology of agriculture)

Vincent J. Cornell, Asa Griggs Candler Professor, Middle East and Islamic Studies (resource management, environmental ethics, ecological theology, management of sacred spaces, Serres’natural contract)

Lisa Dillman, Senior Lecturer, Department of Spanish and Portuguese (issues, practices and narratives of slow food, sustainable agriculture, accessibility of resources)

Yayoi Uno Everett Associate Professor and Interim Chair 2012-13, Department of Music; Affiliate Faculty in East Asian Studies (music and social politics, film, and opera)

Vialla Hartfield-Mendez Professor of Pedagogy, Department of Spanish, and Senior Associate Director For Engaged Learning, Center for Community Partnerships (sustainability-related community engaged learning, research and service)

Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, Professor of English and Women's Studies (accessibility and sustainability, disability access, human centered design, cultural disability studies)

Wan-Li Ho, Senior Lecturer in Chinese, Department of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (integration of environmental education into language pedagogy; ecofeminism and grassroots social movements)

Cory Andrew Labrecque, Raymond F. Schinazi Junior Scholar in Bioethics and Religious Thought, Emory University Center for Ethics (religion and the environment, place-based pedagogy, personhood)

Roxani Eleni Margariti, Associate Professor, Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies (social and economic history of the Middle East and the Indian Ocean; urban studies; maritime history and archaeology; material culture, environment and sustainability)

Simona Muratore, Lecturer, Department of French and Italian (sustainable food, slow food movement)

Bobbi Patterson, Professor of Pedagogy, Department of Religion (sustainability and place, place-based pedagogies, intersections of experience-driven and inquiry-based approaches to religion and ecology)

Angela Porcarelli, Lecturer, Department of French and Italian (sustainability issues in arts and humanities; landscape in Italian literature, art and cinema)

Benjamin Reiss, Professor, Department of English (American literature, disability studies, health and humanities)

Judith C Rohrer, Associate Professor, Art History Department (humanitarian architecture and sustainable communities; social change through culturally relevant design; “green” architecture).

Deboleena Roy, Associate Professor, Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology (reproductive biology and social justice, neuroscience, molecular biology, feminist science studies)

Caroline Schaumann, Associate Professor, Department of German Studies (contemporary German studies, ecocriticism, narratives of exploration)

John J. Stuhr, Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and American Studies, and Chair, Department of Philosophy (environmental issues, social theory and political philosophy, ethics, pragmatism and contemporary culture)

Noriko Takeda, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Russian and East Asian Languages and Cultures (sustainability trends in Japan, Japanese perception of natural disasters)

Peter Wakefield, Professor of Pedagogy, Institute for Liberal Arts, Director of Undergraduate Studies for Interdisciplinary Studies Major and Sustainability Minor (Greek philosophy, critical pedagogy)

Cynthia Willett, Professor, Department of Philosophy (interspecies ethics, culture, and politics)

Emory College—Natural Sciences

Jed Brody, Senior Lecturer, Department of Physics (photovoltaics; environmental themes in science fiction)

Berry Brosi, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences (community ecology of mutualisms, causes and consequences of pollinator declines)

Justin C. Burton, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics (fluid and granular geophysics, dynamics of glaciers and the Cryosphere)

Jacobus de Roode, Associate Professor, Department of Biology (host-parasite interactions, population declines of monarch butterflies)

Arri Eisen, Professor of Pedagogy in Biology, Institute of the Liberal Arts, and the Center for Ethics (genetics, epigenetics, science, religion, and ethics)

Craig L. Hill, Goodrich C. White Professor, Department of Chemistry (science, engineering and policy issues on green energy including production, transportation and use)

Uriel Kitron, Professor and Chair of the Environmental Sciences (environmental risk factors of infectious disease with an emphasis on climate change, urbanization, agricultural practices, and conservation).

Tianquan (Tim) Lian, William Henry Emerson Professor, Department of Chemistry (Fundamental research of novel low cost and highly efficient solar energy conversion concepts)

Stefan Lutz, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry (biological and green chemistry, biocatalysis, renewable energy)

David G. Lynn, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Chemistry and Biology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, Chair, Department of Chemistry (systems chemistry, origins of evolution, sustainable energy)

Pat Marsteller, Professor of Practice in Biology, Director Emory Center for Science Education, Director Howard Hughes Medical Institute Initiatives (sustainable and renewable energy, climate change, evolution)

Jamal Musaev, Director and Principal Scientist, Emerson Center, (sustainable and renewable energy, green technologies, green chemistry and green economy)

Michael Page, Lecturer, Department of Environmental Science and Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (geography, cartography, and geographic information systems (GIS), urban planning, mapping and data visualization)

Connie Roth, Associate Professor, Department of Physics (polymer physics and chemistry, photophysical and mechanical properties)

Eri Saikawa, Assistant Professor, Environmental Sciences and Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health (earth system modeling, air quality, and climate change)

Kurt Warncke, Professor, Department of Physics (molecular biophysics; bio-inspired solar energy-to-fuels conversion systems)

School of Law

William W. Buzbee, Professor of Law and Director of the Emory Environmental and Natural Resources Law program (environmental and administrative law, regulatory federalism; climate change strategies)

Mindy Goldstein, Director of the Turner Environmental Law Clinic and Associate Clinical Professor of Law (environmental law, energy law, food law and policy)

Jonathan Nash, Professor of Law (environmental law, land use, international environmental law, climate change legal issues)

Ani B. Satz, Associate Professor, School of Law (health law, disability law, law and philosophy, animal law)

School of Medicine

William Eley, Executive Associate Dean for Medical Education and Student Affairs, School of Medicine (medical oncology; sustainable food and medical practice)

Kathy Kinlaw, Associate Director and Program Director for Health, Science and Ethics, Center for Ethics; and Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (social justice, vulnerability, future generations, religion and the environment)

Gregg Orloff, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Hematology and Medical Oncology; Senior Lecturer, Biology (environmental causes of cancer, health effects of sustainable foods, organic agriculture)

Cassandra Quave, Assistant Professor, Dermatology and Human Health (ethnobotany, antibiotic resistance, traditional medicine, food sovereignty)

Goizueta School of Business

Elliot Bendoly, Associate Professor and Caldwell Research Fellow, Area Coordinator Information Systems and Operations Management (behavioral operations, systems thinking, enabling technologies, enterprise systems)

Rick Gilkey, Professor in the Practice, Organization and Management, Goizueta School of Business, and Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine (sustainability and business leadership; strategic thinking, moral reasoning, brain imaging)

Wesley Longhofer, Assistant Professor, Organization & Management (organizational sociology, global and transnational sociology, environmental sociology, climate change, international law, corporate social responsibility)

Michael Sacks, Associate Professor in the Practice, Organization & Management (social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, nonprofit management)

Rollins School of Public Health

Ciannat Howett, Director of Sustainability Initiatives (environmental law; Georgia water conflicts)

Karen Levy, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health (water quality; environmental epidemiology; food safety)

Justin Remais, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health (infectious disease dynamics, environmental modeling, tropical disease)

Paige Tolbert, Rollins Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health (air pollution health effects; environmental epidemiology)

Lance Waller, Rollins Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics (spatial statistics, geographic information systems, environmental biostatistics)

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Hope Bussenius, Assistant Clinical Professor (health care and technology, smartphone app, Pedia BP, management of pediatric hypertension and cultural immersion international course, Haiti)

Ann Connor, Associate Clinical Professor (migrant health issues, pesticides and other environmental exposures, recycling of medical supplies, homelessness, social justice issues)

Erin Poe Ferranti, postdoctoral fellow (sustainable food systems; health promotion, sustainable diet, family meals)

Jenny Foster, Associate Clinical Professor, Lillian Carter Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, Associate in Anthropology (sustainable partnerships in maternal-child health globally)

Sarah Freeman, Betty Tigner Turner Clinical Professor of Nursing and Faculty Fellow, Center for Ethics (ethics of sustainability, environmental effects on disease in women)

Maeve Howett, Associate Clinical Professor (environmental exposures in children; healthy schools, hospitals, daycares)

Linda McCauley, Dean (pesticide exposure among farm workers and minority communities)

Lynn Sibley, Professor, Family and Community Nursing and Rollins School of Public Health Hubert Department of Global Health (community-oriented models of maternal and newborn health in rural Ethiopia)

Oxford College

Stacy Bell, Senior Lecturer in English (sustainable food; Oxford sustainability efforts)

Eloise Carter, Professor of Biology (plants and their cultural uses, ecology of granite outcrops and other Piedmont ecosystems, invasive species and forest restoration)

Michael McQuaide, Professor of Sociology, Oxford College (sustainable food systems; healthcare and social justice; social problems)

Deric Shannon, Assistant Professor of Sociology, (sustainable food and agriculture; political economy, inequality and stratification systems; participatory social systems)

Theodosia Wade, Senior Lecturer of Biology (environmental science, sustainability efforts at Oxford, Chair of the Sustainability Theme Committee)

School of Theology

Elizabeth Bounds, Associate Professor of Christian Ethics, Candler School of Theology and Graduate Division of Religion (conflict transformation, role of faith-based organizations, social justice, contextual pedagogies)

Carol Newsom, Charles Howard Candler Professor of Old Testament; Director, Graduate Division of Religion (Biblical theology and environmental stewardship; sustainable food)

Joel M. LeMon, Assistant Professor of Old Testament (ecotheology, ecological hermeneutics, ancient Near Eastern cosmologies)

Jacob L. Wright, Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible (sustainability in the Hebrew Bible and Judaism, war and society in antiquity, resilience and crisis)

Woodruff Library

Kristan Majors, Environmental Science Librarian, Woodruff Library. (Ecology, environmental studies, and sustainability science)