Academic Research Team

Mark Stone

Mark Stone

Project Lead PI
University of New Mexico
Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering

Interests: building resilience of socio-ecological systems

 

Karletta Chief

Co-PI, Insitutional Lead
University of Arizona
Environmental Science

Interests: impacts of fire on watersheds, environmental pollution on the Navajo Nation, increasing the participation of Native Americans in STEM

Julie Padowski

Co-Pi, Institution Lead
Washington State University
Center for Environmental Research, Education, and Outreach (CEREO)

Interests: water security, headwaters and headwater dependent systems

Mark Stone

Ryan Morrison

Co-PI, Institutional Lead
Colorado State University
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Interdependencies of Human and Natural Systems, River and Floodplain Ecosystems

Lani Tsinnajinnie

Co-PI
University of New Mexico
Community and Regional Planning

Interests: mountain hydrology, groundwater surface water interactions, Indigenous resilience

Courtney Flint

Institution Lead
Utah State University
Department of Environment & Society, Quinney College of Natural Resources

Interests: resource sociologist for environmental and community sustainability

Richard

Richard Rushforth

Institution Lead
Northern Arrizona University
Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems

Interests: food-energy-water systems, scenario planning, resilience

Daniel Cadol

Institution Lead
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Earth and Environmental Science

Interests: Arid region fluvial geomorphology and watershed hydrology

Kevin A. Lombard

Institution Lead
New Mexico State University
Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences/Agricultural Science Center at Farmington

Interests: Horticulture, human dimensions of horticulture, soil chemistry, drip irrigation

Mark Stone

Carman Melendrez

Program Manager and Development Specialist
UNM Resilience Institute

Interests: Interdisciplinary research, team science, STEM education

Jennifer Adams

Washington State University
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Hydrologic modeling, food-energy-water systems, snowpack processes, global change

Aditi Bhaskar

Colorado State University
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Water resources management, changes to streamflow

Mark Stone

Jan Boll

Washington State University
Center for Environmental Research, Education, and Outreach (CEREO) 

Interests: Water resources engineering, resilience of socio-ecological systems, headwater systems

Janie Chermak

University of New Mexico
Department of economics

Interests: Resource economics, systems dynamics

Sydney Donohue

Outreach Coordinator
University of New Mexico
Center for Water and the Environment

Interests: STEM education, community engagement, broadening participation

Mark Stone

Renia Ehrenfeucht

University of New Mexico
Community & Regional Planning 

Interests: transformational social actions, reshaping of built environments, 

Brad Gaolach

Washington State University
Metropolitan Center for Applied Research and Extension

Interests: Bridging the worlds of academia and community applied research, extension programming in metropolitan communities

Theodore “Ted” Jojola

University of New Mexico
Community & Regional Planning

Interests: Indigenous design and planning

Mark Stone

Kelly West Jones

Colorado State University
Human Dimensions of Natural Resources

Interests: Conservation governance; ecosystem services; evidence-based conservation

Murat

Murat Kacira

University of Arizona
Biosystems Engineering, Controlled Environment Agriculture Center

Interests: Engineering and Precision Agriculture within Controlled Environment Systems

Vasiliki "Vicky" Karanikola

University of Arizona
Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Environmental Sustainability, Advance Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes

Mark Stone

Yolanda Lin

University of New Mexico
Geography & Environmental Studies

Interests: Intersection of natural hazards, humans, and the built environment; extreme, unexpected events and human-centered scenario development for disaster mitigation and preparedness

Sondra LoRe

Program Evaluator
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
NISER – National Institute for STEM Evaluation & Research

Interests: Program Evaluation

Dale Manning

Colorado State University
Agricultural and Resource Economics

Interests: Allocation and value of scarce natural resources

Mark Stone

Manuel Montoya

University of New Mexico
Organization Studies

Interests: Global political economy, New market strategies

Fernando Moreu

Fernando Moreau

University of New Mexico
Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering

Interests: Wireless sensor technologies, cyber physical systems,  unnamed aerial vehicles

Melinda Morgan

University of New Mexico
Geography & Environmental Studies

Interests: Environmental governance, social-ecological systems, Anthropocene

Sean Ryan

Northern Arizona University
Center for Science Teaching and Learning

Interests: Implementation of professional development and community engagement programs

Jessica Schad

Utah State University
Sociology & Anthropology

Interests: Social implications and determinants of natural resource use for rural people

Mark Stone

Michaela Paulette Shirley

University of New Mexico
Indigenous Design and Planning Institute

Interests: Creative placemaking, community development, community engagement strategies, and Indigenous planning

Kelly Simmons-Potter

University of Arizona
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Interests: Photovoltaic materials and device resiliency and integration of off-grid energy systems

Camille Stevens-Rumann

Camille Stevens-Rumann

Colorado State University
Forest and Rangeland Stewardship

Interests: Fire and disturbance ecology

Mark Stone

Asa B. Stone

University of New Mexico
Geography and Environmental Studies

Interests: intersection of climate and social justice, intersectional antiracism, inclusive instructional design

Betsy Summers

University of New Mexico
Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering
Center for Water & the Environment

Interests: Aridland rivers, resilience of ecosystems to disturbance, stream metabolism

Marygold Walsh-Dilley

University of New Mexico
Geography & Evironmental Studies

Interests: Interdisciplinary social science, food, agriculture, climate change and rural development

Mark Stone

Benjamin P. Warner

University of New Mexico
Geography & Environmental Studies

Interests: Critical Development Studies, Water Governance and Climate Change

Alex J Webster

University of New Mexico
Biology and the UNM Sustainable Water Resources Grand Challenge

Interests: Changing ecological function, resilience, and transformative capacity across diverse social-ecological systems

 

Georgine Yorgey

Washington State University
Center for Sustaining Agriculture & Natural Resources

Interests: Climate mitigation and adaptation by agriculture, water resource management, and recycling