Advisory Committee

Continuing development of the Global Change Center is led by a director and an advisory committee. Current committee members are listed below.


William A. Hopkins

Director, Global Change Center and Professor

Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation

Research Interests: Trophic and maternal transfer of contaminants, maternal effects, stress ecophysiology, bioenergetics and physiological tradeoffs


Brian Badgley

Associate Professor

School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

Research Interests: environmental microbiology and microbial ecology


Kelly Cobourn

Associate Professor

Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation

Research Interests: Natural resource economics


Sally Entrekin

Associate Professor

Department of Entomology

Research Interests: macroinvertebrate population and community ecology and ecosystem function

Dr. David Haak, PPWS

David Haak

Assistant Professor

School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

Research Interests: evolutionary ecological genomics


Leah Johnson

Assistant Professor

Department of Statistics

Research Interests: working at the intersection of statistics, mathematics and biology to study how climate impacts transmission of vector-borne diseases


Brian Romans

Associate Professor

Department of Geosciences

Research Interests: Sedimentary system response to climate change in Earth history

Kendra Sewall, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences.

Kendra Sewall

Associate Professor

Department of Biological Sciences

Research Interests: Animal behavior and neuroethology