Affiliated Faculty

The Global Change Center (GCC) addresses the challenges to the environment and society resulting from global changes by providing a framework that encourages, facilitates, and rewards interdisciplinary research, education, and outreach across the intellectual landscape of Virginia Tech. For faculty members that are interested in becoming involved, please see our application procedure and brief description of the benefits.

Faculty Listing

[karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]PAUL ANGERMEIER
Research Scientist and Professor
Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-calculator” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]FRANK AYLWARD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]BRIAN BADGLEY
Assistant Professor
Department of Crop & Soil Environmental Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pagelines” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JACOB BARNEY
Associate Professor
Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology & Weed Science[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JEB BARRETT
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MARK BARROW
Professor and Chair
Department of History[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]LISA BELDEN
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]FRED BENFIELD
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]DEBORAH BROSNAN
Adjunct Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-area-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]BRYAN BROWN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]ANAMARIA BUKVIC
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Geography[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-bar-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]CAYELAN CAREY
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]LEANDRO CASTELLO
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]KELLY COBOURN
Assistant Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]ASHLEY DAYER
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-calculator” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]ZACHARY EASTON
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-medkit” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]LUIS ESCOBAR
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-line-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MARCO FERREIRA
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-hospital-o” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]HOSEIN FOROUTAN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-sitemap” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]EDWARD FOX
Professor
Department of Computer Science[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pagelines” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]EMMANUEL FRIMPONG
Associate Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-female” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JULIA GOHLKE
Assistant Professor
Department of Population Health Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]DAVID HAAK
Assistant Professor
Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology & Weed Science[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-binoculars” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]DANA HAWLEY
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]WILLIAM HOPKINS
Director and Professor
Global Change Center
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-flask” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]ERIN HOTCHKISS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]BRUCE HULL
Professor
Department of Statistics, VBI, NCR[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pagelines” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JOHN JELESKO
Associate Professor
Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology & Weed Science[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-line-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]LEAH JOHNSON
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-flask” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]LEIGH-ANNE KROMETIS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-bug” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#4c9b0c”]CHLOÉ LAHONDÈRE
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]KATE LANGWIG
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content]
[karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-cogs” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JOHN LITTLE
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-paw” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JOEL McGLOTHLIN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]KEVIN McGUIRE
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-street-view” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MERYL MIMS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-line-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]KLAUS MOELTNER
Professor
Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-binoculars” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]IGNACIO MOORE
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-paw” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MARTHA MUÑOZ
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-flask” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]STERLING NESBITT
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pagelines” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MEGAN O’ROURKE
Assistant Professor
Department of Horticulture[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-cogs” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]AMY PRUDEN
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-bug” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]BRIAN ROMANS
Assistant Professor
Department Geosciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-bug” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]SCOTT SALOM
Professor
Department of Entomology[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-university” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]TODD SCHENK
Assistant Professor
School of Public and International Affairs[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]STEPHEN SCHOENHOLTZ
Director and Professor
Virginia Water Resources Research Center
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-area-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MADELINE SCHREIBER
Professor
Department of Geosciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-book” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]DURELLE SCOTT
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JOHN SEILER
S.H. Short Professor of Forestry
Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-leaf” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]KENDRA SEWALL
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-street-view” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JULIE SHORTRIDGE
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-street-view” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MICHAEL SORICE
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-line-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]ERIC SMITH
Professor
Department of Statistics[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-globe” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]RYAN STEWART
Assistant Professor
Department of Crop, Soil & Environmental Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-flask” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]MICHELLE STOCKER
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]BRIAN STRAHM
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-tree” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]R. QUINN THOMAS
Assistant Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]CHRISTOPHER THOMPSON
Assistant Professor
School of Neuroscience[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-firefox” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JOSEF UYEDA
Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-cogs” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]PETER VIKESLAND
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-binoculars” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]JEFF WALTERS
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-pagelines” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]SHUHAI XIAO
Professor
Department of Geosciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-flask” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]CARL ZIPPER
Professor
Department of Crop, Soil & Environmental Sciences[/karma_builder_icon_content][karma_builder_icon_content type=”fontawesome” icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-line-chart” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_bg_color=”#5e9b2d”]CHRISTOPHER ZOBEL
Professor
Department of Business Information Technology[/karma_builder_icon_content]
[karma_separator_line style=”separator_shadow”]