Office: SEEC S106B
Masters of the Environment
Center of the American West
CU Population Center
CU Natural Hazards Center
PhD (Geography) University of Florida
MS (Forestry) from Oregon State University,
BS (German) and BSE (Mechanical Engineering) University of Michigan at Ann Arbor,
Joel Hartter is a geographer who specializes in human dimensions of global change. He joined the Environmental Studies Program at the University of Colorado in 2014 after 6 ½ years at the University of New Hampshire. Dr. Hartter remains affiliated with the university of New hampshire Department of Geogrpahy, Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, and the Carsey School of Public Policy. His research program focuses on human behavior, land use/land cover change, population change and migration, conservation and protected area management, and human health. He has active projects in East and Southern Africa, Madagascar, South America, and the US West of the US. He was a US Department of Education Foreign Language and Area Studies fellow from 2004 to 2007.
You can learn more about his work here.
I’m eager to work with hard-working, excellent students. If you are considering applying to the Environmental Studies Program at the University of Colorado and would like to work with me on one of my ongoing projects in Africa or the US West or something completely new, please send me an email with these attachments:
I prefer to discuss research interests with potential graduate students in person, by telephone or Skype before making decisions. Please contact me as soon as you decide that you would like to apply. My preferred and best method of contact is email.