Associates


CCASS brings together a wealth of expertise at the University of Arizona to support sound management choices in the context of climate change, linking science, information needs of managers, and decision-making. CCASS Associates are individuals from the University of Arizona who are currently engaged in climate adaptation activities or projects, generally as the principal investigators for such efforts.  CCASS Affiliates also work in related areas and are included in the searchable expertise database. 

Associate

Kevin Anchukaitis

Associate Professor - Dept. of Geography and Development

Chair - Global Change Graduate Interdisciplinary Program

Joint Faculty - Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research

Joint Faculty - Department of Geosciences

Diane Austin

Professor and Director - School of Anthropology

Research Anthropologist - Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology

Laura Bakkensen

Assistant Professor School of Government and Public Policy

Greg Barron-Gafford

Assistant Professor - School of Geography & Development

Michael Bogan

Assistant Professor - School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Kevin Bonine

Director of Education and Outreach - Biosphere 2

Director of Outreach Initiatives - College of Science

Adjunct Faculty - Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Julie Brugger

Research Scientist - School of Natural Resources and the Environment, Climate Assessment for the Southwest

Stephanie Buechler

Assistant Research Professor of Environmental Policy - Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, School of Geography and Development

Christopher Castro

Associate Professor - Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences

Bonnie Colby

Professor - Agricultural and Resource Economics

Courtney Crosson

Assistant Professor - Architecture

Kirsten H. Engel

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Charles E. Area Professor of Law - James E. Rogers College of Law

Daniel Ferguson

Program Director - Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS)

Timothy Finan

Research Anthropologist - Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology

Larry Fisher

Research Professor - School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Karl Flessa

Professor Dept. of Geosciences

George Frisvold

Professor and Extension Specialist - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics

Elise Gornish

Cooperative Extension Specialist in Ecological Restoration - School of Natural Resources

Zack Guido

Program Manager - International Research and Application Program (IRAP), Institute of the Environment

Associate Staff Scientist - Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS), Institute of the Environment

Gökçe Günel

Assistant Professor - School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Sabrina Helm

Associate Professor - Retailing & Consumer Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Katherine Hirschboeck

Associate Professor Emerita of Climatology - Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research

Christopher Jones

Extension Agent - Agriculture & Life Sciences, CALS Cooperative Extension

John Koprowski

Professor - Wildlife Conservation & Management, School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Derek Lemoine

Assistant Professor - Economics

Margaret Livingston

Professor, CAPLA - School of Landscape Architecture and Planning

Laura López Hoffman

Associate Research Professor of Environmental Policy - Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy

Associate Professor of Natural Resource Science - School of Natural Resources and Environment

Brian Mayer

Associate Professor - School of Sociology

Mitch McClaran

Professor - School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Alison Meadow

Research Scientist - Institute of the Environment

Sharon Megdal

Director - Water Resources Research Center

Professor - Soil, Water and Environmental Science

Director - Water, Environmental, and Energy Solutions (WEES) Program

Thomas Meixner

Professor - Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences

Tanya Quist

Associate Professor of Practice - School of Plant Sciences

Director - University of Arizona Campus Arboretum

Mónica Ramírez-Andreotta

Assistant Professor - Soil, Water and Environmental Science

Director - Integrated Environmental Science and Health Risk Laboratory

Joellen Russell

Associate Professor - Dept. of Geosciences

Edella Schlager

Professor - School of Government and Public Policy

Thomas Swetnam

Regents' Professor - Dendrochronology

Director - Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research

Professor (joint appointments) - School of Environment and Natural Resources; School of Geography and Development; Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Trent Teegerstrom

Associate Director - Tribal Extension Programs College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Adriana Zuniga Teran

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy

Adjunct Lecturer - Sustainable Built Environments degree program, UA College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture

Robert Varady

Director of Environmental Policy Programs, Research Professor of Environmental Policy - Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy

Jeremy Weiss

Climate and Geospatial Extension Scientist - School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Connie Woodhouse

Professor - School of Geography and Development

Professor - Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research

Professor - Geosciences

Jianjun Yin

Assistant Professor - Department of Geosciences

Xubin Zeng

Professor - Department of Atmospheric Sciences

Claire Zucker

Associate Director - Water Resources Research Center (WRRC)

Program Director - Water, Environmental, and Energy Solutions Initiative (WEES)