Program Staff

John Wargo's picture John Wargo, Ph.D.
Chair, Tweedy/Ordway Professor Yale School of the Environment
Kroon Hall, Room 124
Phone: (203) 432-5123
Kealoha Freidenburg's picture Kealoha Freidenburg, Ph.D.
Associate DUS, BS Program; Lecturer in Environmental Studies and Yale School of Environment
Phone: (203) 464-7269
Michael Fotos's picture Michael Fotos, Ph.D.
DUS, Lecturer in Environmental Studies and Political Science
Whitney Humanities Center 53 Wall Street, Room 219
Phone: (203) 436-5190
Charlotte Murphy's picture Charlotte Murphy
Student Director
Phone: (631) 897-6212
Linda Evenson's picture Linda Evenson
Program Manager
Kroon Hall, Room G-04
Phone: Office: (203) 432-9868 Cell: (860) 227-6549

Environmental Studies Advisory Committee

  • Ned Blackhawk, Yale Department of History and American Studies, Native American Studies and Native American student support

  • Gary W. Brudvig, Yale Departments of Chemistry and Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, green chemistry, biophysical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry

  • Surjit Chandhoke, Yale Residential College Dean, Trumbull College; Lecturer & Research Scientist, MCDB,

  • Amity Doolittle, Yale School of the Environment, property rights, natural resources, environmental justice

  • Jeffery Park, Yale Department of Geology & Geophysics, earthquakes, climate cycles, aerosols and cloud formation

  • Stephen Pitti, Yale Department of History and of American Studies; Director, Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity and Transnational Migration, Latino Studies, Ethnic Studies, Western History, 20th-century immigration, civil rights, and related subjects

  • David Post, Yale Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, community and ecosystem ecology, food-web structure in aquatic systems, environmental change, landscape linkages, eco-evolutionary dynamics

  • Paul Sabin, Yale Department of History, environmental history, energy politics, natural resource development in the Western US

  • Oswald Schmitz, Yale School of the Environment, dyanmics and structure of terrestrial food webs

  • Shivi Sivaramakrishnan, Yale Department of Anthropology and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, environmental history, political anthropology, cultural geography, rural development

  • Ronald B. Smith, Yale Departments of Geology & Geophysics and Mechanical Engineering and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, atmospheric dynamics and physics, regional climate, remote sensing

  • Paul Turner, Yale Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, infectious disease, evolutionary medicine

  • John Wargo, Yale Department of Political Science and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, environment and public health, children’s exposure to pollutants

  • John Warner, Yale Department of History of Medicine (Chair), American Studies, and History, cultural and social history of medicine in the U.S. from the early19th century to the present, professional identity, education, clinical practice, the visual cultures of medicine, and transnational and transcultural comparison

  • Michael Warner, Yale Department of English, Early American literature and print culture

  • Harvey Weiss, Yale Department of Near East Languages and Civilizations, Early agriculture, anthropocene

All Environmental Studies Associated Faculty