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.

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

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

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