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

JOEL McGLOTHLIN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

BRIAN BADGLEY
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

KEVIN McGUIRE
Assistant Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

JACOB BARNEY
Associate Professor
School of Plant & Environmental Sciences

MERYL MIMS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

JEB BARRETT 
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

KLAUS MOELTNER
Professor
Department of Agriculture & Applied Economics

MARK BARROW
Professor and Chair
Department of History

IGNACIO MOORE
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

LISA BELDEN
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MARTHA MUÑOZ
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

FRED BENFIELD
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

STERLING NESBITT
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences

DEBORAH BROSNAN
Adjunct Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

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

BRYAN BROWN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

AMY PRUDEN
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

ANAMARIA BUKVIC
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Geography

BRYAN ROMANS
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences

CAYELAN CAREY
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

SCOTT SALOM
Professor
Department of Entomology

LEANDRO CASTELLO
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

TODD SCHENK
Assistant Professor
School of Public and International Affairs

KELLY COBOURN
Assistant 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

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

LUIS ESCOBAR
Assistant Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

KENDRA SEWALL
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MARCO FERREIRA
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

JULIE SHORTRIDGE
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

HOSEIN FOROUTAN
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics

MICHAEL SORICE
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

EDWARD FOX
Professor
Department of Computer Science

ERIC SMITH
Professor
Department of Statistics

EMMANUEL FRIMPONG
Associate Professor
Department of Fish & Wildlife Conservation

BRIAN STRAHM
Associate Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

DANA HAWLEY
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

MICHELLE STOCKER
Assistant Professor
Department of Geosciences

DAVID HAAK
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

RYAN STEWART
Assistant Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

JULIA GOHLKE
Assistant Professor
Department of Population Health Sciences

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

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

CHRISTOPHER THOMPSON
Assistant Professor
School of Neuroscience

ERIN HOTCHKISS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

JOSEF UYEDA
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

BRUCE HULL
Professor
Department of Forest Resources & Environmental Conservation

PETER VIKESLAND
Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

JOHN JELESKO
Associate Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

JEFF WALTERS
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

LEAH JOHNSON
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics

SHUHAI XIAO
Professor
Department of Geosciences

LEIGH-ANNE KROMETIS
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Systems Engineering

CARL ZIPPER
Professor
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

CHLOÉ LAHONDÈRE
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry

CHRISTOPHER ZOBEL
Professor
Department of Business Information Technology

KATE LANGWIG
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences