Faculty Working in Sustainability
Charles J. Kibert, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise: Sustainable Construction, Deconstruction, Green Buildings, Green Building Assessment, Operations Research Applied to Sustainable Construction Problems, Ethics of Sustainability
Areas of Expertise: low/net zero energy buildings, building simulation and energy modeling, sustainability/high performance strategies, and carbon emissions assessment and control
Shabboo Valipoor, Ph.D.
Tom Hoctor, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor and Director of the Center for Landscape Conservation Planning Areas of Expertise: Landscape Conservation, Landscape Ecology, Ecological Corridors, GIS
Assistant Research Professor and Registered Landscape Architect, Florida
Areas of Expertise: Landscape Conservation, Land Use Planning, GIS
Sustainability and the Built Environment
Areas of Expertise: LEED and other sustainable performance metrics
Urban and Regional Planning
Kathryn Frank, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise: Environmental Planning, Ecosystem and Watershed Management, Collaborative Planning, Adaptive Governance, Civic Engagement, Systems Theory
Associate Scholar and Associate Director, Geoplan Center
Ruth Steiner, Ph.D.
Position: Professor and Director of Center for Health and the Built Environment
Areas of Expertise: Transportation Planning, Health and the Built Environment