Alexander, Katharine

2011, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Boulder Valley School District

Alirigia, Rex 2019, M.S.

Fuelwood Collection and Children’s School Attendance in the Kassena-Nankana Districts of Northern Ghana

Andrews, Kevin

2015, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Avid4 Adventure

Amir, Adam Pérou Hermans

2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Folk Filmmaking:  a Moral Methodology for Addressing Conflict Between Wildlife Conservation and Local Communities. 

Archie, Kelli

2012, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Climate Change Adaptation in the Western U.S.: Examining Barriers to Planning, Hurdles to Implementation, and Demand for Information by Federal Public Lands Managers and Colorado Mountain Communities

Internship Organization:  Sustainable Travel International

Backer, Davis 2018, M.S./J.D. Internship Organization:  Department of Justice  

Barone, Richard

2008, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Lab

Beckel, Elizabeth

2010, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Boulder County Sustainability Office

Bell, Tisza

2009, M.S.

Thesis:  A Shift in Diatom Species Regime Due to Increased Phosphorous Associated With the Thaw of Alpine Permafrost

Berggen, John 2018, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Transitioning to a New Era in Western United States Water Governance: Examining Sustainable and Equitable Water Policy in the Colorado River Basin

Bingham, Lisa

2009, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  Solar Rebate Program; Governor's Energy Office, Denver Colorado

Bishop, Ian

2014, M.S.

Thesis:  Observations of population size diminution and sexual size regeneration in the nuisance diatom Didymosphenia geminata (Lyngbye) Schmidt

Bloch, Charlie

2010, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Boag, Angela 2018, Ph.D. Dissertation:  Climate change and wildfire:
Implications for forest management in the Blue Mountains of Eastern Oregon
Bowman, Paul 2018, M.S.

Thesis:  Conceptualizing Adaptation for International Climate Policy

Brann, Harry Lee 2017, M.S.

Thesis:  The Endangered Species Act's Missing Teeth: Account, Analysis, and Rectification of the 2014 FWS and NMFS Policy on the "Significant Portion of Range" Criterion for Endangered Species Listing 

Braun, Lisa

2010, M.S.

Internship Organization:  University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Briggle, Adam

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  The President's Council on Bioethics: Science, Democracy, and the Good Life

Burchfield, David

2015, MS

Internship: Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network

Cacy, Cynthia

2006, M.S.

Thesis:  Chemical weathering fluxes of loess soils in the Matanuska Valley, Alaska.

Campbell, Angela 2016, M.S. Internship Organization:  Boffa Miskell, Wellington, New Zealand

Cannon, Douglas

2004, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Colorado Department of Natural Resources

Carroll, Ghita

2008, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Interaction between Renewable Energy Markets and Carbon Markets: Optimal Design of Policies to Meet Societal Goals

Internship Organization:  Renewable Energy Policy Project Washington, D.C.

Caruana, Lisa

2014, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Growing Gardens

Chan, Joanna

2010, MS/MBA

2013, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Managing risk through forest governance: The use of collective action and property rights by Bolivian indigenous communities

Internship Organization:  Sustainable Travel International

Chardon, Nathalie 2018, Ph.D. Dissertation:  The effects of human trampling disturbance, plant-plant interactions, and climate on the
performance and distribution of the alpine cushion plant Silene acaulis

Cherney, David

2011, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Environmental Saviors? The Effectiveness of Nonprofits in Greater Yellowstone

Clack, Christopher

2004, M.S.

Internship Organization:  USGS, Denver

Clark, Katherine

2015, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Grasping Green Electrons: Power in Markets or the Structure of Power?

Cody, Kelsey 2018, Ph.D. Dissertation:  Institutions of Self-governing Irrigation Systems and Climate Change Adaptaion in the Upper Rio Grande Basin

Conlin, Sarah

2012, M.S.

Internship Organization:  National Park Service

Copeland, Cindy

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Facing Climate Change in New Mexico: Policy Approaches for State and Local Implementation

Crouch, Caitlin

2011, M.S.

Thesis:  Impacts of Hydrologic Change on Geochemistry in the Upper Snake River, a High Mountain Acid Rock Drainage Stream

Dailey, Kelsey

2016, M.S.

Thesis:  Groundwater Recharge Dynamics and Hydrologic Connectivity in a Subalpine Mountainous Headwater Catchment, Colorado, USA

Daly, Meaghan 2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Co-production and the Politics of Usable Knowledge for  Climate Adaptation in Tanzania

Dancer, Ashley 2018, M.S./MBA Thesis:  Can Public Policy Create Opportunities for, and Barriers to the Development of Loacl Food Systems?  A Case Study from Boulder

Davies, Kenneth

2006, M.S.

Internship Organization:  NREL Strategic Energy Analysis Center

Des Rosiers, Renaud

2006, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Lab

Di Vittorio, Sarah

2004, M.S.

Internship Organization:   U.S. Forest Service

Devine, Brian

2015, M.S.

Thesis:  Moving Waters: The Legacy of Buy-and-Dry and the Challenge of Lease-Fallowing in Colorado’s Arkansas River Basin

Drake, Travis

2014, M.S.

Thesis:  Ancient Low-Molecular Weight Organic Acids in Permafrost Fuel CO2 Production Upon Thaw

Dunbar, Scott

2011, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Environmental Defense Fund

Eby, Brianne 2016, M.S. Thesis:  Color Me Green: The Influence of Environmental Identity Labeling on Spillover in Pro-environmental behaviors.
Egan, Jessica 2020, M.S. Exploring Post-Wildfire Water Quality: The Photodegradation of Dissolved Pyrogenic Carbon

Engelhaupt, Erika

2006, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Colorado Daily

Evans, Candice

2008, M.S.

Thesis:  Effects of water vapor on analyses of atmospheric carbon dioxide

Ewing, Mari Elise

2015, PhD

Dissertation:  Linking Processes and Patterns: Resilience and Adaptive Capacity on the High Plains

Failey, Elisabeth

2011, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  SunOne Solutions

Fernandez, Daniel

2005, M.S.

Thesis:  Soil organic matter in the Canyonlands physiogarphic [i.e. physiographic] section of the Colorado Plateau: biochemical dynamics and land use perspectives

Field, Eileen

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  City of Engelwood

Filerman, Phi

2006, M.S./MBA

Internship:  Green Building

Finch, Vanessa

2011, M.S./JD

Thesis:  A Study of Issues Surrounding Emissions Leakage Policies in the Electricity Sector Within Sub-National Cap and Trade Systems in the United States

Fisher, Erik

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  US Nanotechnology Policy and Midstream Modulation

Flack, Paul

2007, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Recreational Water Use in South Africa: Economic Empowerment for Local Communities

Flanagan, Colleen

2007, M.S.

Thesis:  Understanding alpine watersheds in the Colorado Front Range: phytoplankton community analysis and watershed education

Internship Organization:  Rocky Mountain National Park

Gabor, Rachel

2013, PhD.

Dissertation:  A Spectroscopic Investigation of the Chemistry of Organic Matter During Biogeochemical Cycling Through the Soil, Groundwater, and Surface Water of the Boulder Creek Watershed

Giangola, Lorine

2012, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  The Cost of Cleaner Water: Linking Farmer Incentives to Conservation Outcomes

Internship Organization:  The Nature Conservancy, Boulder, Colorado

Giudice, Linda

2011, M.S.

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Gordon, Eric

2009, M.S.

Internship Organization:  National Wildlife Federation

Graham, Emily

2015, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Disentangling the role of microorganisms in ecosystem function: A
microbiological perspective on environmental issues 

Gratz, Joel

2006, M.S./MBA

Thesis:  Unlocking the treasure chest: A study of technology transfer in the case of level-II radar data

Hague, James

2007, M.S.

Internship Organization:  US Embassy, London

Hauser, Rachel

2012, M.S.

Internship Organization:  USDA National Climate Assessment Center

Hickey Hobson, Anne

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Using Remotely-Sensed Nearshore Suspended Sediment as an Indicator of Environmental Change on the Alaskan North Slope

Huda, Juhi 2019, Ph.D. Narratives of Conflict in Agricultural Biotechnology Policy in India

Jampolsky, Jacqueline 

2014, Ph.D./JD

Dissertation: Integrated Resource Management Planning with the Ute Mountain Tribe: Property, Place and Governable Space

Jannatpour, Vivienne

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Colorado Daily

Johnson, Rebecca

2010, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Smart Grid: Carbon and Economic Implications for Colorado

Internship Organization:  Governor of Colorado's Energy Office

Jones, Tyler

2015, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  High-Resolution Water Isotope Records from West Antarctic Ice Cores: Interpretations of Climatic, Glaciological, and Diffusional Processes

Judkins, Sarah

2014, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Earthjustice, Denver

Kelsey, Katharine

2015, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Climate and Management Controls on Forest Growth and Forest Carbon Balance in the Western United States

Khan, Alia

2012, M.S.

Thesis:  Adapting to Longer Summers: Evaluation of the Relationship Between Dissolved Organic Material (DOM), Chlorophyll-A and Algal Species in Lakes and Drinking Water Reservoirs Throughout the State of Colorado as Precursors to the Formation of Disinfection By-Products (DBPs)

Kineman, John

2007, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Relational Complexity in Natural Science and the Design of Ecological Informatics

Kincaid, Jordan 2019, Ph.D. Dissertation:  Help or High Water:  On the Moral Entitlements of and State Responsibilities to Climate Refugees

Kirkland, Tracy

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Global Greengrants

Koebele, Elizabeth 2014, M.S.; 2017, PhD.. Dissertation:Collaborative Water Governance in the Colorado River Basin: Understanding Coalition Dynamics and Processes of Policy Change

Kohler, Tyler

2015, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Physical and Chemical Controls on the Abundance and Composition of Stream Microbial Mats from the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica

Kopp, Michael

2010, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Colorado Public Utilities Commission

Kosmenko, Kimberly

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Grasslands Conservation Programs on Private Lands: Integrating Sociocultural and Ecological Learning for Prairie Dog Ecosystem

Kroepsch, Adrianne

2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Deliberating and Governing Technologies of Extraction:  Unconventional Oil and Gas Development in Northeastern Colorado

Krumhardt, Kristen 2018, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Policy & Power in My Backyard:  Lessons Learned for U.S. Offshore Wind Energy Development from the State & Local Levels

Kuranz, Abby

2014, M.S.

Thesis: Multi-level Governance of Colorado's Instream Flow Program

   

La Coss, Ron

2011, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Boulder Valley School District

LaCasse, Christopher

2010, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Trees, Water and People

Langendorf, Ryan 2018, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Mechanical Inference in Dynamic Ecosystems

Lantz, Eric

2008, M.S.

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Lab (National Wind Technology Center)

Lauria, Cara 2017, M.S.

Thesis:  Climate Effects on Stable Carbon Isotope Proxies for Paleovegetation in Meade Basin, Kansas

Lawhon, Lydia Dixon 2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Is there Harmony in the Howling?  An Analysis of the Wolf Policy Subsystem in Wyoming

Leach, Scott

2007, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  Ecoenergy

Lee, Alexander P.

2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Conservation Ethics:  An Obligation Centered Approach. 

Lee-Ammons, Nathan 2019, M.S.

Thesis:  Public Perceptions of “Genetically Modified” Food in the United States:  The Roles of Knowledge, Risk and Trust

Lim, Rebecca

2010, M.S.

Internship Organization:  City of Boulder, Local Environmental Action Division

Logar, Nathaniel

2008, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Federally Funded Science For User Benefit: Policy Mechanisms for Mission-Oriented Research

Lokey, Elizabeth

2008, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to Clean Development Mechanism Renewable Energy Projects in Latin America

Loscalzo, Matthew

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Environmental Protection Agency

Louthan, Allison

2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation: The Relative Strength of Abiotic and Biotic Controls on Species Range Limits. 

Lovering, Jessica

2012, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Breakthrough Institute

Lowrey, Jessica

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Connecting Science and Policy: Lessons Learned from 32 Science-Policy Assessments

Lowry, Elizabeth

2010, M.S./MBA

Internship Organizations:  White Wave Foods, Institute for Behavioral Studies, Center for Resource Conservation

Lyons, Parker

2014, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization: Rocky Mountain Institute

Magee, Amanda

2013, M.S.

Internship Organization:  ESRI

Makar, Laura

2008, M.S./JD

Thesis:  Voluntary Transfers of Reclamation Water Rights: A Mechanism for Augmentation of Urban Supply Reliability

Internship Organization:  Western Resource Advocates

Maricle, Genevieve

2008, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Shaping Science: How to Turn Science Studies into Science Action

McAllister, Lucy 2017, Ph.D.

Blind Spots: Multinational Electronics Firms, Impression Management, and the Harms of the Electronics Commodity Chain

McGuire, Christopher

2010, M.S.

Thesis:  Temperature Trends and Advancing Dates Of Emergence For Montane Grasshoppers Along An Elevational Transect In the Colorado Front Range (1953-2008)

McLaughlin, Aimee

2009, M.S.

Thesis:  Impacts of Didymosphenia geminata Nuisance Blooms on the Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community in a Regulated Mountain Stream System

McLoughlin, Rachel

2009, M.S.

Thesis:  Characterization of Organic Biogeochemistry and Didymospheria geminata Abundance in Boulder Creek

McNatt, Marisa 2018, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Policy & Power in My Backyard:  Lessons Learned for U.S. Offshore Wind Energy Development from the State & Local Levels

McNie, Elizabeth

2008, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Co-producing useful scientific information for climate policy: Informing science policy and decision support

Meldrum, James

2012, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Variability in Human-Natural Systems: Three Essays Connecting Resilience and Economics

Internship Organization:  United States Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station

Miller, Jonathan

2011, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  NexGen Energy Partners

Miller, Emily

2012, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  NREL

Mohleji, Shali

2011, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Gaining from Losses: Using Disaster Loss Data as a Tool for Appraising Natural Disaster Policy

Moorman, Beth

2006,M.S.

Internship Organization:  Science Discovery

Noble, Erik

2014, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Using the Weather and Research Climate Model to Study 
the West African Monsoon

Norton, Rachel

2013, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Boulder County Sustainability Office

O'Connell, Ric

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Lab

Olivier, Matthew 2017, M.S.

Thesis: The Effects of Climate Change on An Alpine Lake System, A Mesocosm Experiment

Olson, Shawn

2013, M.S.

Thesis:  Power Politics: The Political Ecology of Wind Energy Opposition in Wyoming

Opitz-Stapleton, Sarah

2009, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Political Ecology of Safe Drinking Water in the United States with a Case Study Focus on Puerto Rico

Owen, Jamesy

2012, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Environmental Protection Agency

Pacheco, Desiree

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Product Service Systems: An Assessment of the Conditions for Optimal Goernance as a Function of Eco and Env Efficiency

Page, Rebecca 2018, M.S. Thesis:  Finding New Ground for Advancing Hydro-Climatic Information Use and Adaptive Capacity Among Water Systems

Pater, Jane

2007, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  NREL

Peternell, Mark

2006, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  City of Englewood

Pollock, Leslie

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Internship Organization: Energy Program of the National Conference of State Legislators

Pollock-Carlino, Jennifer

2006, M.S.

Internship Organization:  USGS

Powell, Katherine Moore

2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  The Impact of Changing Precipitation on Water and Carbon Cycling in Semiarid Grasslands of the Colorado Front Range. 

Quandt, Amy 2017, Ph.D. Dissertation:  Building Livelihood Resilience in Semi-Arid Kenya: What Role Does Agroforestry Play? 

Raby, Kim

2005, M.S.

Thesis:  Use of Water Quality Data for Land Management Decisions: A Case Study in San Juan County, CO

Ravikumar, Ashwin

2010, M.S.

2013, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Inequality and Institutions as Joint Drivers of Forest Governance Outcomes: Evidences from the Bolivian Lowlands

Internship Organization:  Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India

Reisman, Matthew

2012, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  Climate Adaptation, Bangladesh

Reiss Buckley, Rachel

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  City of Boulder, Office of Environmental Affairs

Rinner, Lesley

2004, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Colorado People's Environmental and Economic Network

Rosner, Hillary

2006, M.S.

Thesis:  Tropical rainforests: Carbon sink or carbon source?

Rue, Garrett 2019, Ph.D.  

Thesis:  Hydrologic and Biogeochemical Change in Aquatic Ecosystems: Disturbances Effects and Seasonality Across the Landscape Continuum

Ruby, Emily 2018, M.S. Thesis:  Analysis of California’s Formative Energy Storage Policy

Ryen, Shep

2005, M.S.

Internship Organization:  U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science

Sakaeva, Aneliya

2014, M.S.

Thesis:  Ecology and Biogeography of Freshwater Diatoms in ponds of McMurdo Dry Valleys and parts of the Ross Island

Scharfenberger, Paul

2011, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Schild, Rebecca 2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Civic Recreation:  The Promise of United Outdoor Recreation and Environmentalism in the 21st Century

Schlatter, Karen Jean

2016, M.S.

Thesis:  Restoration Treatments to Improve Native Riparian Tree Establishment Following Environmental Flow Releases in the Colorado River Delta, Mexico. 

Shapiro, Julie

2007, M.S.

Internship Organization:  The Nature Conservancy, Boulder, Colorado

Shelby, Jennifer 2020, Ph.D. Dissertation:  Re-creating the American West: An Examination of the Impacts of Creative District Policy in
Rural Colorado

Sheppard Hawkins, Celene

2008, M.S./JD

Thesis:  Beyond technology: Climate change and the future of dwelling

Simmonds, Ricardo

2011, M.S.

Thesis:  Truth and Climate Change: Truth in Pragmatism Confronted by Habermas and Ratzinger in the Context of Climate Change

Spector, Zachary

2013, M.S./MBA

Internship Organization:  Colorado State Land Board

Stanish, Lee

2011, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Ecological Controls on Stream Diatom Communities in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica

Stockmayer, Gabriella

2011, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Western Resource Advocates

Stockton, Keith

2009, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Government to Private Sector Energy Programs: Identification of Common Elements Leading to Successful Implementation

Stoll, Michelle

2010, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Colorado Public Utilities Commission

Strife, Susan

2009, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  The Concrete Jungle: Environmental Awareness and Experiences of Nature Among Urban Youth

Internship Organization:  Environmental Center University of Colorado

Stumpf, Clare 2017, M.S. Internship Organization:  New Era Colorado
Szuberla, Michael 2016, M.S. Internship Organization:  Community Gardeners, Northern New Jersey
 Tabatabaie, Sara 2019, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Understanding Ways In Which The Built Environment, Greenness And UV Radiation Affect Physical Activity For Minority And Low-Income Residents And High Risk Skin Cancer Patients In Denver, Colorado

Tegen, Suzanne

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Electricity Decision-Making: New Techniques for Calculating Statewide Economic Impacts from New Power Supply and Demand-side Management Programs

Internship Organization:  Environmental Center University of Colorado

Telligman, Amy

2013, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Understanding the Social Dimensions and Preferences for the Management of Protected Agricultural Lands

Thompson, Jeff

2004, M.S.

Internship:  Roadless Area Evaluation

Tomaszewski, Timothy

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition at a Conifer Forest: Canopy Nitrogen Uptake and Photosynthesis

Tozier de la Poterie 2016, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  When Does Information Matter? Roles of Knowledge in Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Decision-making 

Tweedie, Alexandra

2011, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Breakthrough Institute

Tyree, Meredith 2017, M.S. Improving Diatom Counting Methods for Use in Stream Bioassessment

Venkateswaran, Kanmani 

2014, M.S.

Thesis: The Vulnerability of Zambian Communities Living Along the Zambezi River Basin to Floods

Vogel, Jason

2006, Ph.D.

Dissertation:  Persistent Policy Problems

von Herberstein, Edouard

2004, M.S.

Thesis:  Hurricane risk pricing, catastrophe models and data quality: Why it matters and what should be done about it.

Wang, Xi

2014, M.S.

Thesis:  The Emergence of the Renewable Portfolio Standard as the Renewables Policy of Choice: A Case Study of Negotiating Power in California

Watson, Kelly 2018, M.S.

Thesis:  Impacts of Acid Mine Drainage on Breeding Birds and Benthic Invertebrates in the Snake River Watershed, Summit County, Colorado

Weber, Lindsay

2008, M.S.

Internship Organization:  Denver Water Department

Weinkle, Jessica

2013, Ph.D.

The Prediction Racket:  Constructing, Characterizing, and Governing Florida's Hurricane Risk

Weiss, Michael

2016, M.S.

Internship Organization:  City of Boulder

Welty, Ethan 2018, Ph.D.

High-precision Photogrammetry for Glaciology

Wentz, Katherine 2017, M.S. Thesis: A Quantitative Model of Plant Nutrient and Water Use Efficiency Responses to Climate Change on Niwot Ridge, Colorado

Wheeler, Ben

2004, M.S.

 

Wineland, Troy

2003, M.S.

 

Zebrowski, Mariah

2010, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  CU Law School

Zakem, Emily

2011, M.S.

Thesis:  Oxygen-18 of atmospheric carbon dioxide: Interannual variability and the terrestrial carbon cycle

Zarzecki, Lee

2011, M.S./JD

Internship Organization:  Region 8 EPA