Sustainability Seminar Series

Organized by the PhD Program in Environmental Management
Venue: Center for Environmental and Life Sciences, Room 120, Tuesdays at 4:00pm unless otherwise indicated

Sept 13 Dr. Chris Paola
University of Minnesota
The Long and the Short View: Deltas, Subsidence, and Wetland Restoration in Louisiana
Sept 20 Dr. Oscar Schofield
Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University
Hot days Along the West Antarctic Peninsula: Studying Ecosystem Change in the Dawn of Robotic Oceanography
Sept 27 Dr. Valdis Krumins
Department of Environmental Science, Rutgers University

Metabolic activity of airborne bacteria

Oct 4 Dr. Michel Boufadel
Center for Natural Resources Development and Protection New Jersey Institute of Technology
Impact of flooding and water quality on coastal resilience
Oct 11 Dr. Amy Savage
Department of Biology, Rutgers University-Camden

Diversity, ecology, & ecosystem services of urban insect populations

Oct 18 Dr. Natasha Henschke
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Program, Princeton University

Modeling global relationships between climate and jellyfish blooms

Oct 25 Dr. Mark LeChevallier
Vice President and Chief Environmental Officer at American Water, "Climate Change is Water Change - increasing water utility resiliency".
Climate Change is Water Change: increasing water utility resiliency
Nov 1 Dr. Brett Branco
CUNY Brooklyn College
NYC Lakes: Challenges, surprises and unintended consequences
Nov 8 Dr. Michael Griffiths
Department of Earth and Environmental Science, William Patterson University
Cave records from Southeast Asia: Windows to Past Hydroclimate Variability
Nov 15 Dr. Ronald Baker
US Geological Survey
Contaminant Transport from Landfills to Streams, Wetlands and Wells
Nov 29 Dr. Kelly Kryc
Senior Policy Analyst for Energy, Water, and Ocean Sciences, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Laws, Regulations, and Executive Action: The role of Science Policy and Governance

Dec 6 Dr. Mengyan Li
Dept. of Chemistry and Environmental Science, NJIT