Clinton Andrews

Professor and Director
Rutgers Center for Green Building
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

Key topics: Human behavior in the built environment, energy efficiency, energy policy, environmental management, coastal risk management, public informatics

Clinton J. Andrews, AICP, PE, PhD, is Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Urban Planning and Policy Development at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy. His expertise is in how people use the built…

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Anthony Broccoli

Professor
Department of Environmental Sciences
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Atmosphere, atmospheric science, climatology, global climate, global warming, paleoclimatology, weather

Anthony J. Broccoli, Ph.D., is a professor in the department of environmental sciences. He is currently the director of the Center for Environmental Prediction, and co-organizer of the Rutgers Climate and Environmental Change Initiative. His…

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Steven Decker

Associate Teaching Professor
Department of Environmental Sciences
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Weather forecasting, weather predictions, severe weather, atmospheric optics

Interested in the weather since childhood, Steve Decker is a professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and director of the Meteorology Undergraduate Program. Steve obtained a Ph.D. in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences from the…

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Robert Goodman

Executive Dean
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Microbiology, agriculture, biotechnology, leadership, food security, orphan crops

Robert Goodman, Ph.D., is the executive dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Rutgers. He leads the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences and the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station. 

Goodman is a fellow…

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Paul Gottlieb

Associate Professor and Extension Specialist
Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Urban sprawl; SmartGrowth; growth management; "growth vs. environment"; regional planning; zoning and local land use policy; property tax reform; differences in economic welfare between suburbs and central cities; regional and city development; agriculture in New Jersey

Paul D. Gottlieb, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics at the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences. He is also an extension specialist, with college-wide responsibilities related to smart growth,…

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Michael Greenberg

Professor and Associate Dean of Faculty
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

Key topics: Environmental policy, risk analysis, homeland security

Michael Greenberg's books include Urbanization and Cancer Mortality (1983), Hazardous Waste Sites: the Credibility Gap (1984), Public Health and the Environment (1987), Environmental Risk and the Press (1987…

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Wolfram Hoefer

Associate Professor
Department of Landscape Architecture
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Adaptive re-use of brownfields as potential elements of the public realm; community outreach in New Jersey (CUES); cultural interpretations of landscapes; cross cultural comparison of brownfield design in North America and Europe; design theory of landscape architecture

Dr. Wolfram Hoefer joined the Department of Landscape Architecture at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey as an Assistant Professor in 2006.

In 1992 he earned a Diploma in Landscape Architecture from the Technische…

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Olaf Jensen

Assistant Professor
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Global comparisons of fisheries, effects of climate change on lake and river ice, ecology of Mongolian lakes and rivers, fishery management of tuna and marlin, how fishing and environmental changes impact fish populations

Jensen is a fisheries scientist and aquatic (marine and freshwater) ecologist. His research focuses on evaluating the ecological and management factors that make fisheries sustainable through global comparisons of fisheries; the effects of…

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Lisa Klein

Distinguished Professor
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
School of Engineering

Key topics: Alternative energy, materials processing, women in engineering

As both the first female faculty member in the Rutgers School of Engineering and the first female professor in her department, Dr. Lisa C. Klein has encouraged women for more than 30 years to choose engineering as a discipline and a career. Her…

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Michael Kornitas

Director of Sustainability and Energy
Facilities Maintenance & Operations

Key topics: Energy conservation, green design and sustainable practices

Michael Kornitas is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited professional since 2003, and a Certified Energy Manager. Kornitas is also a member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning…

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Richard Lutz

Professor and Assistant Director
Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Key topics: Marine ecology and paleoecology; shellfish ecology and biology of deep-sea hydrothermal vents; deep-sea ecology and biotechnology; oceonography

Professor Lutz's current primary research interests are focused on the ecology of deep-sea hydrothermal vents throughout the world's oceans. Of particular interest has been documentation of biological and geological succession in these…

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Kevin Lyons

Assistant Professor
Supply Chain Management & Marketing Science
Rutgers Business School-Newark and New Brunswick

Key topics: Environmentally preferable purchasing, green purchasing, supply chain management, supply chain archeology, SOX, corporate social and environmental reporting

Dr. Lyons conducts research on developing and integrating global environmental, social, economic, ethical criteria and data into supply chain/procurement systems and processes. His research work includes the environmental and economic impacts on…

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Thomas Manning

Project Engineer
Department of Plant Biology and Pathology
New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station

Key topics: Energy management, renewable and alternative energies, greenhouse design, agricultural engineering, stormwater management

Thomas Manning has worked on innovative energy projects for 30 years, with an emphasis on alternative energy and conservation. He also has extensive experience in the design of greenhouses and other facilities for housing plants and animals.

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Kenneth Miller

Professor
Department of Geology
School of Arts and Sciences

Key topics: "Should I Sell My Shore House: Global Warming and Sea Level Rise", geology of New Jersey, New Jersey coastal plain, death of the dinosaur, extinction, evolution and oceonography.

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Antone Nelessen

Associate Professor, Chair
Chair Organizational Psychology Program
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

Anton C. Nelessen has been teaching Urban Design and professional practice first at Harvard and currently at Rutgers for the past 39 years. He has emerged as one of the nations most respected urban visionaries. He has more than 40 years of…

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