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David  Adelman
David Adelman, JD, PhD
Lecturer
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-0877
E-mail: DADELMAN@LAW.UTEXAS.EDU

EXPERTISE
Environmental law, climate change law and policy, patent law
Jay Banner
Jay Banner, Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1986
Director, Environmental Science Institute
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5016
E-mail: banner@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Groundwater; water resources; earth system history; climate change; global warming; carbonate and groundwater geochemistry; environmental science; environmental education; caves; conservation; natural resources.
Don Blankenship
Don Blankenship, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1989
Research Scientist
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0489
E-mail: blank@ig.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Antarctic ice sheets,; Robotic space missions to Europa; airborne and ground-based geophysical techniques (including laser altimetry, radar sounding, seismic reflection and refraction); West Antarctic rift system; West Antarctic Ice Sheet; climate change; global warming; remote sensing.
R. Malcolm Brown, Jr.
R. Malcolm Brown, Jr., Ph.D.
Johnson & Johnson Centennial Chair In Plant Cell Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3364
E-mail: rmbrown@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
algae: algal culture, cyanobacteria, role of algae as feedstock providers for biofuels, airborne algae, role of algae in cellulose biosynthesis; biofuels: role of cyanobacteria and algae in production of feedstocks and biofuels; cellulose: cellulose biosynthesis and structure; microscopy: high resolution transmission electron microscopy, atomic and molecular imaging of beam-sensitive materials
Josh Busby
Josh Busby, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8946
E-mail: busbyj@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Climate change; HIV/AIDS; international development; energy policy; international organizations; global public health
Ginny Catania
Ginny Catania, Ph.D., University of Washington, 2004
Research Associate
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0403
E-mail: catania@utig.ig.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Greenland''s ice sheets; ice streams; glaciology; ice dynamics and glacier processes, remote sensing, field and model observations, basal processes (the transfer of water through glaciers and ice sheets); climate change; global warming
Kerry Cook
Kerry Cook, Ph.D. North Carolina State University
Professor
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 232 7931
E-mail: kc@jsg.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Climate dynamics, atmospheric dynamics, global climate change, paleoclimate, climate and weather of Africa and South America, climate system modeling, global warming
Robert  Dull
Robert Dull, Ph.D
Senior Research Fellow
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office:
E-mail: robdull@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Paleoecology; environmental impacts of land use change; climate change; deforestation; fire history; natural hazards; geoarchaeology; Central America; the Holocene Epoch; the Anthropocene Epoch; global warming
Ken  Dunton
Ken Dunton
Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 361-749-6744
E-mail: ken.dunton@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
climate change, global warming, food webs, marine ecology, ecosystem dynamics
Christine Hawkes
Christine Hawkes
Assistant Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6049
E-mail: chawkes@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Ecosystem responses to climate change, invasive species, plant community ecology, soil microbial ecology
 
John Holt, Ph.D. Geology, 1997
Research Scientist
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0487
E-mail: jack@ig.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Climate change; global warming; Antartica; polar ice; glaciers; sea levels; airborne geophysics; Mars; subsurface water on Mars; mapping water tables; hydrology; remote sensing.
Charles Jackson
Charles Jackson, Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1998
Research Scientist
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0401
E-mail: charles@ig.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Climate change, global warming, abrupt climate change, climate models, climate predictions, uncertainties in climate models and predictions, climate history, bayesian stochastic inversion
James  McClelland
James McClelland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 361-749-6756
E-mail: jimm@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
climate change, global warming, ocean chemistry, Arctic and North Atlantic Oceans, ecosystem dynamics
Jennifer Miller
Jennifer Miller, Ph.D.
Director of GIScience Center
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1587
E-mail: jennifer.miller@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
GIScience, integration of GIS and Remote Sensing, environmental/ecological modeling, spatial analysis, biogeography, climate change, species movement and interaction
Sheila Olmstead
Sheila Olmstead
Associate Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-2064
E-mail: Olmstead, Sheila Msheila.olmstead@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Energy Policy Energy Water Nexus Evaluation of energy and water conservation programs Water Policy Environmental Policy Climate change Econometrics Economics Energy Environment Natural resource management
Camille Parmesan
Camille Parmesan, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1860
E-mail: parmesan@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Global warming, climate change, insect ecology, butterfly biology
Terry Quinn
Terry Quinn, Ph.D.
Professor
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6381
E-mail: tquinn@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
climate change; geochemistry of marine sediments and coral reefs; climate variability and changes in mean climate state in the geologic record; uncertainties in proxy climate records; global warming
Varun Rai
Varun Rai
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5057
E-mail: varun.rai@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Energy Policy, Energy Water Nexus, Technological change, Environmental Policy, Climate change
Bridget Scanlon
Bridget Scanlon, Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 1985
Senior Research Scientist
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8241
E-mail: bridget.scanlon@beg.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Water and sustainability; evaluation of the impact of climate variability and land use change on groundwater resources; the application of numerical models for simulating variably saturated flow and transport; and the assessment of natural and anthropogenic contamination of aquifers, including arsenic and nitrate.
 
Timothy Shanahan, Ph.D. Geosciences, University of Arizona
Assistant Professor
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-7051
E-mail: tshanahan@jsg.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Paleoclimatology, paleoceanography, paleolimnology, ancient climate, climate change, sedimentary geology and geochemistry, organic geochemistry, isotope geochemistry, compound-specific stable isotope analysis
 
Fred Taylor, Ph.D., Cornell University, 1978
Senior Research Scientist
Jackson School of Geosciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471- 0453
E-mail: fred@ig.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Paleoclimatology (using corals as a proxy for sea-surface temperatures); climate change; global warming
Kris  Wilson
Kris Wilson, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4975
E-mail: drkris@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Environmental Journalism, Climate Change, Global Warming, Weather, Broadcast News, Media Convergence
Kenneth Young
Kenneth Young, Ph.D
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-8311
E-mail: kryoung@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Biogeography; Landscape Ecology; Climate Change; Sustainability; Tropical Environments


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