Faculty associated with the Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment Program at Penn State.

  • Professor of Agricultural and Environmental Economics

Areas of Expertise

  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Environmental and Energy Policy Analysis
  • Water Resources Management
  • Institutional Economics
  • Public Issues Education
  • Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences
  • Professor of Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics
  • Co-Director, Center for Economic and Community Development
  • Adjunct Research Fellow, Australian Center for Agriculture and Law, University of New England

Areas of Expertise

  • Agricultural Economics and Policy
  • Development Economics
  • Public Sector Economics
  • Community and Regional Economics
  • Community and Rural Development
  • Comparative Rural Policy
  • Institutional and Behavioral Economics
  • Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Public Scholarship and Civic Engagement in Higher Education
  • Professor of Entomology

Areas of Expertise

  • Soil Entomology and Ecology
  • Sustainable and Organic Agriculture
  • Insect Pathology
  • Women and Gender in Science
  • Women and Agriculture
  • Distinguished Professor of Agronomy

Areas of Expertise

  • Soil Fertility
  • Soil Testing
  • Nutrient Management
  • Manure Management
  • Associate Professor of Anthropology
  • Professor Of Anthropology
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Interim Director, Hamer Center
  • Associate Professor of Rural Sociology

Areas of Expertise

  • Energy and Society, specifically Community Impacts of Marcellus Shale Development
  • Community Development and Public Engagement
  • Water Quality
  • Environmental Governance Systems
  • Women in Agriculture
  • Professor
  • UNESCO Chair in Community, Leadership, and Youth Development

Areas of Expertise

  • Community
  • Community and Leadership Development
  • International Development
  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Social Change/Social Movements
  • Rural Sociology
  • Environmental/Natural Resource Sociology
  • Professor of Geography
  • Director, Penn State Cooperative Wetlands Center
  • Associate Professor of Civil Engineering
  • Associate Head and Professor of English
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture and Ecology, Graduate Coordinator
  • Professor of Geography
  • Director, Alliance for Earth Sciences, Engineering, and Development in Africa
  • Adjunct Professor of Wildlife Ecology
  • Leader, PA Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit

Areas of Expertise

  • biometrics
  • white-tailed deer
  • harvest management
  • population estimation
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Professor
  • Ibberson Chair in Urban and Community Forestry
  • Extension Specialist, Community and Urban Forestry
  • Professor of Energy and Geo-Environmental Engineering, Undergraduate Program Chair of Energy and Fuels Engineering Option
  • Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics

Areas of Expertise

  • Computable general equilibrium modeling
  • Climate change impacts and adaptation
  • Integrated assessment
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Associate Professor of Rural Sociology and Science, Technology, and Society
  • Community, Environment, and Development Program Coordinator
  • Professor of Agricultural and Regional Economics
  • Director of The Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development

Areas of Expertise

  • Food Systems Economics
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Regional Economics and Policy
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture, Professor of Geography, Faculty-In-Charge Environmental Inquiry Minor
  • Professor of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
  • Chair Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment
  • Associate Professor of Statistics and Chair of the Undergraduate Program
  • Professor of Rural Sociology

Areas of Expertise

  • food systems
  • sustainable agriculture
  • agrarian change
  • sustainability
  • Assistant Professor of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
  • Distinguished Professor of Anthropology
  • Associate Professor of Crop Production / Ecology

Areas of Expertise

  • Agroecology
  • Conservation & Dairy Cropping Systems
  • Soil & nutrient conservation, perennials, cover crops
  • Pasture ecology and grazing management
  • Associate Professor of Soil Biogeochemistry

Areas of Expertise

  • Ecosystem ecology
  • Nitrogen cycle
  • Carbon cycle
  • Forest ecosystems
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Associate Professor of Forest Ecology

Areas of Expertise

  • Global change ecology
  • Forest ecology
  • Dendrochronology
  • Community ecology
  • Associate Professor of Geosciences
  • Associate Professor of Geography
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Associate Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies. Penn State Altoona.
  • Professor of Geography

Areas of Expertise

  • remote sensing
  • GIS
  • soils
  • geomorphology
  • land change
  • Professor of Weed and Applied Plant Ecology
  • Associate Professor and Professor-in-Charge of Honors Programs, Recreation, Park and Tourism Management
  • Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Department Head/Professor Recreation, Park and Tourism Management
  • Associate Professor of Archaeological Anthropology
  • Distinguished Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Professor of Family and Youth Resiliency and Policy

Areas of Expertise

  • Youth and Family Resiliency
  • Dissemination and Implementation Science
  • Evidence-based Programs
  • Applied Research and Evaluations
  • Community Collaboration
  • Geospatial Services Librarian
  • Head, Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps & Geospatial Information
  • Associate Professor, Tenured, Director of Graduate Studies
  • Associate Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management

Areas of Expertise

  • Natural Resources Systems Analysis
  • Forest Products Economics
  • Wood Industry Operations Research
  • Wood Identification and Taxonomy
  • Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
  • Director of Penn State Institutes for Energy and the Environment
  • Bioenergy and Bioresource Engineering

Areas of Expertise

  • Lignocellulosic biomass conversion
  • Bioenergy
  • Manure conversion
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Professor of Entomology
  • Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Environmental Economics
  • Director, Environment and Natural Resources Institute
  • Senior Lecturer in Forest Resources and Extension Education
  • Natural Resources & Youth Extension Specialist

Areas of Expertise

  • Youth and Natural Resources Education
  • Forest Stewardship
  • Natural Resources Volunteerism
  • Private Forestland Management
  • Connecting Youth with Nature
  • Forest Dendrology and Botany
  • Associate Professor of Geography
  • Director for the Center for Landscape Dynamics
  • Professor of Forest Biology
  • Director of The Arboretum at Penn State
  • Assistant Professor of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
  • Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Professor of Geography, Director of Vegetation Dynamics Laboratory
  • DuPont/Class of 1949 Professor of Philosophy
  • Nancy Tuana Directorship, Rock Ethics Institute
  • Senior Research Associate
  • Associate Director, Penn State Cooperative Wetlands Center
  • Professor of Biological Anthropology and Demography
  • Professor of Geography and Women's Studies
  • Head and Professor of Geography