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GEP Faculty Research

GEP/NRSD faculty members' research interests are broad. Our faculty's award-winning research lies at the cutting edge of the fields of global environmental politics and sustainable development, and their books and articles appear in top presses and journals. Their interdisciplinary research has attracted foundation support and international recognition. Institutional partnerships include universities in Norway and Costa Rica, while within Washington, DC, GEP/NRSD has deep ties to organizations like the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the World Wildlife Fund, as well as to the scores of other non-profit and government groups where alumni are employed. Faculty are also active public intellectuals, appearing in the media and offering public lectures at universities and think tanks. Please click the images below for some of their most recent publications. Additional information about each faculty member can be found on faculty profiles and personal websites.

Climate Politics

Black smoke streaming out of a tall smokestack

More on Climate Politics

Conservation Politics

Man executing a controlled burn of scrub brush to prevent fire and preserve the landscape

Learn about Conservation

Environmental Economics

Large ship carrying shipping containers with cranes in the background

See more about economics

Environmental Ethics

Hands cupping seedling

Read about our ethics work

Environment & Development

Landscape photo with mined mountainside in the foreground and green mountains in the background

Can development be sustainable?

Environment & Peacebuilding

Diverse hands piling together

More on peacebuilding

Food Politics and Justice

Boys standing in river fishing with nets

Feeding 9 billion

Urban Sustainability

View over a big city at dusk

More on sustainable cities

Water Politics & Governance

Water pouring out of pipes

Learn about water issues