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

PAUL ANGERMEIER
Research Scientist and Professor
Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation

JOHN LITTLE
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

FRANK AYLWARD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

LINSEY MARR
Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

BRIAN BADGLEY
Associate Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

JOEL McGLOTHLIN
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

JACOB BARNEY
Associate Professor
School of Plant & Environmental Sciences

KEVIN McGUIRE
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

JEB BARRETT 
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MERYL MIMS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MARK BARROW
Professor and Chair
Department of History

KLAUS MOELTNER
Professor
Department of Agriculture & Applied Economics

LISA BELDEN
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

IGNACIO MOORE
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

FRED BENFIELD
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MARTHA MUÑOZ
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

DEBORAH BROSNAN
Adjunct Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

STERLING NESBITT
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences

BRYAN BROWN
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MEGAN O’ROURKE
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

ANAMARIA BUKVIC
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Geography

AMY PRUDEN
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

CAYELAN CAREY
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

BRIAN ROMANS
Associate Professor
Department of Geosciences

LEANDRO CASTELLO
Associate Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

SCOTT SALOM
Professor
Department of Entomology

KELLY COBOURN
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

STEPHEN SCHOENHOLTZ
Director and Professor
Virginia Water Resources Research Center
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

ALASDAIR COHEN
Assistant Professor
Department of Population Health Sciences

TODD SCHENK
Assistant Professor
School of Public and International Affairs

JONATHAN CZUBA
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

MADELINE SCHREIBER
Professor
Department of Geosciences

ASHLEY DAYER
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

DURELLE SCOTT
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

ZACHARY EASTON
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

JOHN SEILER
S.H. Short Professor of Forestry
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

SALLY ENTREKIN
Associate Professor
Entomology

KENDRA SEWALL
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

LUIS ESCOBAR
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

JULIE SHORTRIDGE
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

MARCO FERREIRA
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

ERIC SMITH
Professor
Department of Statistics

HOSEIN FOROUTAN
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

MICHAEL SORICE
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

EDWARD FOX
Professor
Department of Computer Science

RYAN STEWART
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

EMMANUEL FRIMPONG
Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

MICHELLE STOCKER
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences

JULIA GOHLKE
Assistant Professor
Department of Population Health Sciences

BRIAN STRAHM
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

DAVID HAAK
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

R. QUINN THOMAS
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

DANA HAWLEY
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

CHRISTOPHER THOMPSON
Assistant Professor
School of Neuroscience

WILLIAM HOPKINS
Director and Professor
Global Change Center
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

JOSEF UYEDA
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

ERIN HOTCHKISS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

PETER VIKESLAND
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

BRUCE HULL
Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

JEFFREY WALTERS
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

GABRIEL ISAACMAN-VANWERTZ
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

SUSAN WHITEHEAD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

JOHN JELESKO
Associate Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

SHUHAI XIAO
Professor
Department of Geosciences

LEAH JOHNSON
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

CARL ZIPPER
Professor
Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences

KAREN KOVAKA
Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy

CHRISTOPHER ZOBEL
Professor
Department of Business Information Technology

LEIGH-ANNE KROMETIS
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

CHLOÉ LAHONDÈRE
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry

KATE LANGWIG
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences