The Earth Commons

Affiliated Faculty

Listed below are Georgetown Faculty dedicated to the broadening of environmental education, conservation, and public salience. These individuals belong to a range of departments and are leaders in scholarship and teaching in environmental matters.

To inquire about affiliating with the Earth Commons, email earthcommons@georgetown.edu, subject line, “Affiliated Faculty.” A plain text version of affiliated faculty can be found below.

Randall Amster

Teaching Professor and Co-Director | Co-Director, Environmental Studies

Ali Arab

Associate Professor

Peter Armbruster

Davis Family Distinguished Professor & Co-Director of Graduate Studies

Evan Barba

Associate Professor

Edward Barrows

Professor

Julia Watts Belser

Associate Professor

Parrish Bergquist

Assistant Professor

Traci Bethea

Tenure Line — Assistant Professor

Uwe Brandes

Faculty Director and Professor of the Practice | Law Center – Adjunct

Denise Brennan

Professor

William Buzbee

Edward and Carole Walter Professor of Law

Raphael Calel

Assistant Professor

Colin Carlson

SOM Research Track — Assistant Professor

Erin Cline

Tagliabue Professor

Ryann Craig

Director of Student Programs

Marwa Daoudy

Seif Ghobash Chair in Arab Studies

Kathryn de Luna

Provost Distinguished Associate Professor

Dagomar Degroot

Associate Professor

Emanuela Del Gado

Professor

Robin Dillon-Merrill

Professor and Area Coordinator for Operations and Information Management in the MSB

Katharine Donato

Herzberg Professor and Chair, Sociology | Adjunct- JD

Sheila Foster

Professor of Public Policy & Professor of Law | Associate Dean

Mark Giordano

Professor and Vice Dean for Undergraduate Affairs | Main Campus Non-Ordinary — Adjunct

Gael Pierre Giraud

Professor of the Practice and Director of the Georgetown Environmental Justice Program

Matthew Hamilton

Associate Professor

Nathan Hensley

Associate Professor

Toshihiro Higuchi

Assistant Professor | Main Campus Non-Ordinary — Adjunct

Douglas Howard

Adjunct Professor – Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA)

Sarah Johnson

Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor

Kaveh Jorabchi

Provost Distinguished Associate Professor

Rebecca Katz

Tenure Line — Professor

Karah Knope

Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor

Jessica Kritz

NHS Research Track — Assistant Professor

Julia Lamm

Professor

Joanna Lewis

Provost Distinguished Associate Professor and Director, Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA)

Kai Liu

Professor

Janet Mann

Distinguished University Professor, Departments of Biology and Psychology

Peter Marra

Director of the Earth Commons: Georgetown University Institute for the Environment and Sustainability (“the Institute”) and Laudato Si’ Professor of Biology and the Environment

MaryBeth Martin

Professor

John Mc Neill

Distinguished University Professor

Meredith McKittrick

Associate Professor

Margaret Myers Mullinix

Adjunct Assistant Professor – Landegger Program in International Business Diplomacy (IBD)

Timothy Newfield

Assistant Professor – Department of History

Alexandra Phelan

Tenure Line — Assistant Professor | Adjunct- LLM

Nicoletta Pireddu

Professor

Leslie Ries

Associate Professor

Nicole Rizzuto

Associate Professor

Lutz Sager

Assistant Professor

Lisa Singh

Professor

Rosemary Sokas

Professor, Human Science

Ed Soule

Associate Professor

Sarah Stoll

Professor

Bob Thomas

Professor of Marketing

YuYe Tong

Professor

Jeffrey Urbach

Professor of Physics and Interdisciplinary Chair in Science

Edward Van Keuren

Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

Ed Walsh

Adjunct Professor- GSAS MS in Environmental Metrology and Policy | GUMC Adjunct — Appointment Pending

Cynthia Wei

Associate Teaching Professor and Director of Science Education

Martha Weiss Ph.D.

Professor and Co-Director, Environmental Studies Program

Caroline Wellbery

GUMC Adjunct — Professor

Lois Wessel

NHS Educator Track — Assistant Professor

Michael Westphal

Adjunct Professor-McCourt School of Public Policy

Ali Whitmer

Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives

Gina Wimp

Associate Profesor and Co-Director of Graduate Studies

Andria Wisler

Executive Director, Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service and Associate Teaching Professor of Justice and Peace


Affiliated Faculty (Plain Text)

Randall Amster, Co-Director, Environmental Studies, Teaching Professor and Co-Director, Environmental Studies
Ali Arab, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Peter Armbruster, Davis Family Distinguished Professor & Co-Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Biology
Evan Barba, Associate Professor, Communication, Culture, and Technology (CCT)
Edward Barrows, Professor, Department of Biology
Julia Watts Belser, Associate Professor, Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Parrish Bergquist, Assistant Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy
Traci N. Bethea, Assistant Professor, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Uwe Brandes, Adjunct Faculty, Georgetown Law Center
Denise E Brennan, Professor, Department of Anthropology
William Buzbee, Edward and Carole Walter Professor of Law, Law Center Faculty
Raphael Calel, Assistant Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy
Colin Carlson, SOM Research Track — Assistant Professor
Erin M. Cline, Tagliabue Professor, Department of Theology
Ryann Craig, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding
Marwa Daoudy Ph.D., Associate Professor/ Seif Ghobash Chair in Arab Studies
Dagomar DeGroot, Associate Professor, Department of History
Robin Dillon-Merrill, Professor and Area Coordinator for Operations and Information Management in the MSB, MSB Faculty
Emanuela Del Gado, Professor, Department of Physics
Katharine M. Donato, Professor, Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Sheila R. Foster, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (Law); Scott K. Ginsburg Professor of Urban Law and Policy
Mark Giordano, Professor and Vice Dean for Undergraduate Affairs, School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Gael Pierre Giruad, Professor of the Practice and Director, Georgetown Environmental Justice Program
Matthew Hamilton, Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Nathan K. Hensley, Associate Professor, Department of English
Toshihiro Higuchi, Assistant Professor, Faculty – SFS, School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Douglas Howard, Adjunct Professor, Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA), School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Sarah Johnson, Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Kaveh Jorabchi, Provost Distinguished Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Rebecca Katz, Associate Professor, Microbiology and Immunology
Edward Van Keuren, Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Physics
Karah Knope, Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Jessica Kritz, Assistant Professor, Director, Initiative on Health and Peace
Julia Lamm, Professor, Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Joanna Lewis, Provost Distinguished Associate Professor and Director, Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA), School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Kai Liu, Professor, Department of Physics
Kathryn de Luna, Provost Distinguished Associate Professor, Department of History
Janet Mann, Professor, Department of Biology, Departments of Biology and Psychology
Mary Beth Martin, Professor, Departments of Oncology and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Georgetown University Medical Center
Meredith McKittrick, Associate Professor, Department of History
John McNeill, Distinguished University Professor, School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Judith Miller, Professor, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Margaret Myers Mullinix, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Landegger Program in International Business Diplomacy
Timothy, Newfield, Assistant Professor, Department of History
Maria Petrova, Academic Co-Director, MS-ESM, The Earth Commons, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Alexandra Phelan, Assistant Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, Adjunct- LLM
Nicoletta Pireddu, Professor, Department of Italian Studies
Leslie Ries, Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Nicole Rizzuto, Associate Professor, Department of English
Lutz Sager, Assistant Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy
Lisa Singh, Professor, Department of Computer Science
Rosemary Sokas, Professor, Department of Human Science
Edward Soule, Associate Professor, McDonough School of Business
Sarah Stoll, Professor, Department of Chemistry
Paul Sullivan, Adjunct Instructor, Center for Security Studies
Bob Thomas, Professor of Marketing, MSB Faculty,
YuYe Tong, Professor, Department of Chemistry
Jeffrey Urbach, Professor of Physics and Interdisciplinary Chair in Science, Department of Physics
Ed Walsh, Adjunct Professor GSAS, MS, Environmental Metrology and Policy
Cynthia Wei, Associate Professor of Teaching and Director of Science Education, SFS
Martha Weiss, Professor and Co-Director, Environmental Studies Program, Department of Biology
Caroline Wellbery, GUMC Adjunct‚ Professor, Family Medicine
Lois Wessel, Assistant Professor, Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Michael Westphal, Adjunct Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy
Andria Wisler, Executive Director, Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service and Associate Teaching Professor of Justice and Peace
Ali Whitmer, Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
Gina Wimp, Associate Professor and Co-Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Biology