Assistant Research Scientist
PhD, Arid Lands Resource Sciences, 2017, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
MS, Environmental Planning, 2008, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
BA, Politics with Honors, 2003, Willamette University, Salem, OR
1064 E. Lowell St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Ecology, Management, and Restoration of Rangelands
I study governance & adaptation in response to emerging ecological threats such as global change & invasive species. I link surveys, interviews, & institutional analysis with environmental data to answer questions about social-ecological systems.
RAM340/RNR340: Sustainable Agriculture & Conservation in the Southwest - explores the compatibility of ranching & farming in the arid southwest, different approaches to increasing the sustainability of agriculture, and attitudes of farmers & ranchers
Climate Adaptation and Sustainability
Ecology Management and Restoration of Rangelands
Social Dimensions of Natural Resource Management