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Rakesh Agrawal

Winthrop E. Stone Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering

Email:agrawalr@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6746-9829

Keywords
Photovoltaics, Energy Systems, Sustainable energy, Food Energy and Water Systems, PV-Aglectric Farming, Energy efficient chemical separation processes, Solution processed semiconducting materials, solution processed solar cells

Cathie Aime

Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology

Email:maime@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-8742-6685

Keywords
systematics, biodiversity, and evolution of fungi

Kolapo Ajuwon

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:kajuwon@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5523-7457

Keywords
Animal Nutrition, Precision Agriculture, Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security, Climate Smart Agriculture, Precision Nutrition

Affiliation
Food and Nutrition Security SI
Sustainable Communities
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Mesut Akdere

Professor of Human Resource Development

Email:makdere@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6346-1790

Keywords
leadership development, workforce development in STEM fields, and human resource analytics

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Justice

Kemal Altinkemer

Professor of Management

Email:kemal@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5525-7290

Keywords
Digital business, digital strategy, sustainability, optimization, AI, e-commerce, MIS

Kingsly Ambrose

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:rambrose@purdue.edu
Twitter:@KingslyAmbrose
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8887-2967

Keywords
Particle technology; Dust explosion prevention; Sensing dust concentration; Slow release fertilizers; Powder caking; Grain handling

Joseph Balagtas

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:balagtas@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-2139-9736

Keywords
agricultural and food policy, industrial organization of agricultural markets, poverty, and food security

Priyanka Baloni

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

Email:pbaloni@purdue.edu
Twitter:@baloni_priyanka
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-3382-4941

Keywords
Computational biology, metabolism, neurodegenerative diseases, cancer, gene-environment interactions, toxicology

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
PFAS

Dieudonne Baributsa

Professor of Entomology

Email:baributs@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4170-8948

Keywords
International development, postharvest management, technology development and commercialization in developing countries

Affiliation
Food and Nutrition Security SI
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Riley Barta

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:bartar@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8833-7411

Keywords
Analysis of Thermal Systems, Heat Pumping, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technologies High Performance Buildings Refrigerant and Lubricant Properties

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice
PFAS

Jonathan Bauchet

Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Email:jbauchet@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0583-5678

Keywords
Impacts and design of payment for ecosystem services programs in developing countries, Agricultural practices of smallholder farmers in Africa and their human and environmental consequences

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Melanie Beasley

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Email:melmbeas@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-1062-4963

Keywords
bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology, stable isotope analysis

Wendy Beauvais

Assistant Professor of Comparative Pathobiology

Email:wbeauvai@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7634-3331

Keywords
Mathematical modeling, statistical analysis, infectious diseases, zoonoses, and antimicrobial resistance One Health

Kristen Bellisario

Clinical Assistant Professor of John Martinson Honors College

Email:kbellisa@purdue.edu

Keywords
soundscape ecology, conservation, land use change, global biodiversity, environmental health

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Biodiversity
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Julia Bello Bravo

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Science

Email:mbellobr@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://sawbo-animations.org/
ORCID: 0000-0002-1710-4725

Keywords
informal education, communication strategies, gender, sustainable local communities, resilience

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Carrie Berger

Executive Director for Academic Affairs, Purdue University Online

Email:carrieb@purdue.edu

Peter Bermel

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:pbermel@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-7140-0667

Keywords
Photovoltaics, thermophotovoltaics, solar thermal, aglectric farms, and FEW systems.

Ximena Bernal

Co-Lead of Biodiversity Research Community and Professor of Biological Science

Email:xbernal@purdue.edu
Twitter:@XEBernal
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6155-5980

Keywords
Behavioral and Sensory Ecology, Animal Communication, Eavesdropping, Amphibians, Flies

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Deniz Besiktepe

Assistant Professor Of Cmt

Email:denizb@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-5685-5361

Keywords
facilities management, building maintenance, operations research, social sustainability, DEI

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Chip Blatchley

Lee A. Rieth Professor in Environmental Engineering and Professor in Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:blatch@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-4561-8635

Keywords
Disinfection, ultraviolet, chlorine, disinfection byproduct, photochemical reactor, advanced oxidation, water in developing countries, resource recovery, ballast water

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges

Jackie Boerman

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:jboerma@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://dev.ag.purdue.edu/ansc/boermanlab/

Keywords
Dairy cattle; nutrition; management; precision dairy; decision making

Brandon Boor

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:bboor@purdue.edu
Twitter:@BrandonBoor
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-1011-4100

Keywords
aerosol science, indoor air physics and chemistry, HVAC filtration, human exposure assessment, urban air pollution

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice

Laura Bowling

Director and Coordinator of NRES and Professor of Agronomy

Email:bowling@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-1439-3154

Keywords
Role of land management on water quality and quantity; effects of landcover/land-use change on hydrology of extreme events; hydrologic response of cold regions to global climate change; climate feedback mechanisms

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Aaron Bowman

Head and Professor of Health Science

Email:bowma117@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-8728-3346

Keywords
neurotoxicology, human pluripotent stem cells, metals, and neurodegenerative disease

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Elizabeth Brite

Clinical Associate Professor at John Martin Honors College

Email:britee@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://purdue.academia.edu/ElizabethBrite
ORCID: 0000-0002-5859-3377

Keywords
archaeologies of the environment and the contemporary world, ancient agriculture and water systems, Aral Sea, Central Asia

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Luiz Fernando Brito

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:britol@purdue.edu
Twitter:@brito_lf
ORCID: 0000-0002-5819-0922

Keywords
Quantitative Genomics, Precision Livestock Farming, Animal Welfare and Behavior, Livestock Climatic Adaptation, Digital Agriculture, Animal Breeding, Data Science

Stephen Broomell

Associate Professor of Psychological Sciences

Email:broomell@purdue.edu

Keywords
Judgment and Decision Making; Uncertainty; Expert Judgment

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Environmental Justice
Risk & Resilience

Sylvie Brouder

Professor of Agronomy and Wickersham Chair of Excellence in Agricultural Research

Email:sbrouder@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-7785-5336

Keywords
Carbon and nitrogen cycling, soil sequestration, greenhouse gas emission, and water quality impacts of intensively and extensively managed agriculture

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Dennis Buckmaster

Associate Director of the Office of Academic Programs and Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:dbuckmas@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0000-2558-6141

Keywords
Digital Agriculture Agricultural Engineering Luveatpck systems Cropping systems

Christian Butzke

Professor of Food Science

Email:butzke@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Michele Buzon

Professor of Anthropology

Email:mbuzon@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-1177-0962

Keywords
Bioarchaeology Ancient Climate Change Nile Valley

Marc Caffee

Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Email:mcaffee@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6846-8967

Keywords
Application of stable- and radio-nuclides to problems in the geosciences including Quaternary landform evolution, cosmochronology, hydrology and atmospheric processes. The development of techniques to enable the measurement of new cosmogenic nuclides.

Hua Cai

Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:huacai@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5895-1664

Keywords
Urban sustainability, emerging transportation systems, energy policy, sustainable consumption, food-water-energy nexus

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Jason Cannon

Professor of Health Sciences

Email:cannonjr@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-1907-4555

Keywords
Neurodegeneration; neurotoxicology; Parkinson's disease; Alzheimer's disease

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
PFAS

Stuart Carlton

Research Assistant Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:jsc@purdue.edu
Twitter:jscarlton
ORCID: 0000-0003-2530-8688

Keywords
Climate change, resilience, social science, resource management

Affiliation
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Natalie Carroll

Professor of Youth Development and Agricultural Education

Email:ncarroll@purdue.edu

Keywords
Youth education teacher, resources 4-H and FFA

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Teresa Carvajal



Email:tcarvaja@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6765-2992

Keywords
Powdered materials, Processing food and pharmaceutical, Environmental aerosols, drug delivery dry powders inhalation, nutraceuticals, soil additives

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Luciano Castillo

Professor of Renewable Energy and Power Systems

Email:LCastillo@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-9633-6075

Keywords
modeling, experiments, and simulations of turbulent boundary layers, windy energy, and renewable energy

Soowon Chang

Assistant Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:chang776@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-4877-2934

Keywords
Building energy; Connected communities; Infrastructure systems; Human-Urban-Building interactions; Decarbonization

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Dan Chavas

Associate Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:dchavas@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9172-8328

Keywords
extreme weather, climate change, hurricanes, severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, risk, impacts, modeling

Affiliation
Climate and Weather
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Risk & Resilience

Victor Chen

Associate Professor of Computer Graphics Technology

Email:victorchen@purdue.edu
Twitter:@PurdueIXDT
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6705-3535

Keywords
Information Visualization, Visual Analytics, Human-Computer Interaction

Keith Cherkauer

Co-Lead of the Water Challenges Research Community and Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:cherkaue@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-6938-5303

Keywords
Hydroclimatology, flooding, drought, modeling, observations

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Youn Jeong Choi

Senior Analytical Chemist

Email:choi226@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-2470-8129

Keywords
PFAS, HRMS, Degradation, Metabolite, Transport

Affiliation
PFAS

Mark Christie

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Forestry & Natural Resources

Email:christ99@purdue.edu
Twitter:@markrchristie
ORCID: 0000-0001-7285-5364

Keywords
conservation genetics, kinship and parentage analyses, gene expression, and population genetics

Affiliation
Biodiversity
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Ivan Christov

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:christov@purdue.edu
Secondary website:http://tmnt-lab.org
ORCID: 0000-0001-8531-0531

Keywords
fluid mechanics multiphase flow porous media flow soft materials interfacial phenomena computational modeling

Rebecca Ciez

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Engineering & Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:rciez@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Rebecca_Ciez
Secondary website:https://rciez2125.github.io/
ORCID: 0000-0001-5528-2680

Keywords
Energy storage, decarbonized energy systems, energy policy, techno-economic assessment, systems modeling

Affiliation
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Stacey Connaughton

Professor of Communication

Email:sconnaug@purdue.edu
Twitter:@slconnaughton
Secondary website:https://cla.purdue.edu/directory/profiles/stacey-connaughton.html
ORCID: 0000-0002-9787-7188

Keywords
community-based research; political violence prevention; peacebuilding; policy; multi-stakeholder organizing; communication

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

John Couture

Associate Professor of Entomology & Forestry And Natural Resources

Email:couture@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-4784-4537

Keywords
chemical and landscape ecology, influence on environmental change on plant and insect ecology, and advancing hyperspectral data for plant chemical and metabolic profiles

Melba Crawford

Chair of PEI in Data and Engineering Applications; Nancy Uridil and Frank Bosseu Distinguished Professorship in Civil Engineering; Professor of Agronomy, and Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:mcrawford@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-3459-2094

Keywords
Statistical classification methods, digital image processing, statistical analysis of spatial and temporal processes, analysis of remotely sensed data

Affiliation
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Christian Cruz

Assistant Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology

Email:cd-cruz@purdue.edu
Twitter:@cruzepidemiolab
Website:Website

Keywords
epidemiology, plant, pathology, cereals, sensors, emerging, diseases, sustainable, management

Daniel Cziczo

Department Head & Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:djcziczo@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-1851-8740

Keywords
Chemical composition of atmospheric aerosols with an emphasis on their effect on cloud formation mechanisms, Earth's radiative budget, and meteoritic debris and launch vehicle emissions in the atmosphere.

Affiliation
Climate and Weather

Bernhard Dalheimer

Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics and Trade

Email:bdalheim@purdue.edu
Twitter:@BDalheimer
Website:Website

Keywords
International Trade, Global Value Chains, International Commodity Markets, Productivity, Environmental Performance

Taylor Davis

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Email:taylordavis@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-2699-5002

Keywords
Cultural evolution, norm psychology, norms of sustainability

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Dan Dawson

Associate Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:dandawson@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Meteodan
Secondary website:https://stormlab.eaps.purdue.edu/

Keywords
severe thunderstorms; tornadoes; numerical weather prediction; cloud and precipitation physics; impacts of climate change on severe weather

Affiliation
Climate and Weather

Jonathon Day

Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Email:jonday@purdue.edu
Twitter:@placemark
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://sustainabletourismandresponsibletravel.com
ORCID: 0000-0002-8207-9650

Keywords
sustainable tourism, responsible travel, climate impacts, corporate social responsibility, social entrepreneurship

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather
Environmental Justice
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Risk & Resilience

Andrew DeWoody

Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:dewoody@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-7315-5631

Keywords
Andrew DeWoody’s lab group works at the intersection of population genetics and evolutionary biology. They use genomic data to study ecology and conservation in a diverse variety of vertebrates, from whales to eagles to pupfish.

Jennifer Deboer

Associate Professor of Engineering Education

Email:deboerj@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-0877-6244

Keywords
international engineering education, education and economic development, educational technology, online learning, and quantitative research methods

Amanda Deering

Associate Professor of Produce Food Safety

Email:adeering@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-4381-6515

Keywords
internalization of human pathogenic bacteria in plants, contaminations that contribute to plants harboring pathogenic bacteria, and reduction of bacteria on fresh produce

Michael Delgado

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:delgado2@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4415-5314

Keywords
environmental public goods; peer effects; vehicle choice; causal analysis

Jeffrey Dick

Richard B. Wetherill Associate Professor of Chemistry

Email:jdick@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Analytical chemistry, nanoscience, electrochemistry

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
PFAS

Yi Ding

Assistant Professor Of Electrical And

Email:yiding@purdue.edu
Twitter:@counterfac
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-2757-9182

Keywords
Sustainable computing, machine learning, computer architecture, cloud computing, datacenter

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Qi (Tony) Dong

Assistant Professor of Materials Chemistry and Physical Chemistry

Email:qidong@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7553-4213

Keywords
Energy and sustainability; Nanomaterials and nanotechnology; Heterogeneous catalysis; Plastic and biomass upcycling; Urban mining

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Letian Dou

Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering

Email:dou10@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6411-8591

Keywords
Hybrid materials; Halide Perovskites; Solar Cells; Optoelectronics; Polymer Single Crystals; Sustainable Polymers; Plastics Recycling

Jarrod Doucette

Director - College of Agriculture Data Services

Email:jdoucett@purdue.edu

Joshua Doyle

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Email:doylejf@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5131-6695

Keywords
sociology, social trust, cooperation, public goods, culture

Natalia Dudareva

Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry & Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:dudareva@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://www.purdue.edu/gradschool/pulse/groups/profiles/faculty/dudareva.html
ORCID: 0000-0003-0777-7763

Keywords
Volatile compounds, genes, pollination, plant defense, metabolites

Barny Dunning

Associate Head and Professor of Academic Programs of Forestry & Natural Resources

Email:jdunning@purdue.edu

Keywords
avian ecology, landscape ecology, conservation biology and environmental science teaching, community ecology of birds

Nathalie Duval-Couetil

Professor, Human Resource Development & Director, University Entrepreneurship Education Initiatives (Office of the Provost)

Email:natduval@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0260-0208

Keywords
leadership, entrepreneurship, and innovation

Genell Ebbini

Assistant Professor of Patti and Rusty Rueff Department for Visual and Performing Arts

Email:gebbini@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-2865-3477

Keywords
Regenerative design, Biophilic design, sustainable development, sustainable policy, Middle East, Jordan, Indoor Environmental Quality, sustainable affordable housing, health and wellbeing, interior architecture

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Paul Ebner

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:pebner@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5285-8373

Keywords
livestock production, food security,

Heather Eicher-Miller

Associate Professor of Nutrition Science

Email:heicherm@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-1261-4291

Keywords
nutrition epidemiology; food insecurity; food assistance; nutrition education; dietary patterns methods; dietary assessment

Gebisa Ejeta

Distinguished Professor of Agronomy and Director of Global Food Security

Email:gejeta@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-2110-9153

Keywords
grain sorghum, sorghum production and utilization, nurtional quality, drought tolerance, cold tolerance, reistance to pests, and diseases

Elizabeth Eklund

Visiting Assistant Professor

Email:emeklund@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Environmental Anthropology, Political Ecology, Resilience

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Biodiversity
Environmental Justice
Risk & Resilience

Adel El-Shahat

Polytechnic Assistant Professor of School of Engineering Technology

Email:asayedah@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/profile/asayedah

Keywords
Electric vehicles charging systems Renewable energy systems Smart nano & micro-grids Sustainability and energy harvesting

Affiliation
Environmental Justice

Brenna Ellison

Associate Professor of Agribusiness Management

Email:bdelliso@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-4042-0056

Keywords
food waste; consumer behavior; college food insecurity; food labeling; field experiments; behavioral economics

Emad Elwakil

Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:eelwakil@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://www.cla.purdue.edu/directory/profiles/elizabeth-eklund.html
ORCID: 0000-0002-3810-7570

Keywords
large-scale construction and infrastructure management

Bernie Engel

Glenn W. Sample Dean of Agriculture

Email:engelb@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7352-0507

Keywords
Soil and water engineering with interests in water quality, drainage, sub-irrigation, surface irrigation and erosion control; GIS, expert systems and neural networks

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Abby Engelberth

Co-lead of Sustainable Communities and Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:aengelbe@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8150-0562

Keywords
Focus on recovery of valuable co-products from biological sources, either pre- or post-processing or from traditionally wasted sources. Recovery process design and modeling for economic analysis to determine potential value of targeted co-product.

Marisa Erasmus

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:merasmus@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-6501-3887

Keywords
animal well-being, animal welfare, and agricultural industry engagement

Gokce Esenduran

Associate Professor of Management

Email:gesendur@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-3326-8081

Keywords
Environmentally responsible operations, environmental regulations, circular economy, recycling/remanufacturing, e-waste, extended producer responsibility, carbon offset markets

Songlin Fei

Director of Integrated Digital Forestry Initiative (iDiF) & Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:sfei@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-2772-0166

Keywords
Ecosystem dynamic and modeling, invasive species modeling and surveillance, and biometrics and spatial analysis

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Yining Feng

Research Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:feng109@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-5683-0079

Keywords
sustainable infrastructure, energy harvesting, environmental health sensing, nanomaterials,

Andrew Flachs

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Email:aflachs@purdue.edu
Twitter:@DrFlachsophone
Secondary website:http://andrewflachs.com/
ORCID: 0000-0002-8754-2050

Keywords
Environmental anthropology, sustainable agriculture, political ecology, biotechnology, alternative agriculture including organic agriculture, food studies

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Justice

Elizabeth Flaherty

Associate Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:eflaher@purdue.edu
Twitter:@FlahertyEA
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6872-7984

Keywords
wildlife ecology, stable isotope analysis, forest ecology, habitat management, course-based undergraduate research experiences, undergraduate education

Dennis Flanagan

Adjunct Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:flanagan@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-7665-7170

Keywords
Soil and water engineering and research, specializing in soil erosion mechanics, erosion control, erosion prediction technology, and water quality. Lead ARS research scientist at the National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory, and heads the USDA Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP) modeling efforts

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Michele Forman

Distinguished Professor Nutrition Science

Email:mforman@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-3060-6068

Keywords
nurtirtional epidemiology, clinical nutrition research, early life exposures, and health across lifespans

Kenneth Foster

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:kfoster@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4571-8334

Keywords
production economics and marketing, structure and performance of agricultural production, and marketing systems

Daniel Foti

Assciate Professor of Psychological Sciences

Email:foti@purdue.edu

Affiliation
PFAS

Greg Fraley

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:gfraley@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5488-1320

Keywords
ducks, poultry, welfare, behavioral neuroendocrinology, housing, reproduction, feeding

Jane Frankenberger

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:frankenb@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-2781-0041

Keywords
Watershed management and TMDLs in agricultural watersheds, and water and nitrate flux to subsurface drainage tiles

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Jennifer Freeman

Assistant Vice President for Research Development and Professor of Toxicology

Email:jfreema@purdue.edu
Twitter:@DrToxijen
ORCID: 0000-0002-3669-9111

Keywords
Environmental and molecular toxicology, developmental origin of health and disease, genome and epigenome alterations, molecular cytogenetics, zebrafish model system

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
PFAS

Marty Frisbee

Associate Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:mdfrisbee@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://www.eaps.purdue.edu/frisbee/
ORCID: 0000-0002-9928-7149

Keywords
hydrogeology groundwater groundwater/surface-water interactions mountain hydrogeology semiarid hydrology ecohydrogeology isotope hydrology hydrogeochemistry

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Morgan Furze

Assistant Professor Botany and Plant Pathology and Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:mfurze@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9690-6218

Keywords
tree physiology, carbon storage, and forests

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Dongming Gan

Associate Professor of Engineering Technology

Email:dgan@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/profile/dgan
ORCID: 0000-0001-5327-1902

Keywords
Robotics design, mechanism theory, compliant actuation, wearable devices, robotic grasping and manipulation

Yi Gao

Associate Professor of Aviation Technology

Email:yigao@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-5996-3288

Keywords
Air Transportation, Aviation Safety, Sustainable Aviation

Affiliation
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Jose Garcia

Associate Professor of Engineering Technology

Email:jmgarcia@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-3017-3354

Keywords
fluid power, sensors, 3d printing, robotics

James Garrison

Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics & Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:jgarriso@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0269-9834

Keywords
Earth remote sensing, Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), bistatic radar, signals of opportunity.

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Margaret Gitau

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:mgitau@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-4931-7047

Keywords
Broad interest in water resources and ecohydrologic engineering

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Nadia Gkritza

Professor Of Civil Engr And Abe

Email:nadia@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6598-4771

Keywords
Transportation planning, economics and modeling; transportation energy and sustainability; highway safety; transportation electrification

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Reuben Goforth

Associate Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:rgoforth@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6891-3146

Keywords
Partnering for land use sustainability, aquatic ecosystems, ecological studies, GIS spatial analyses

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Alla Golub

Research Economist in Climate Policy

Email:golub@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-7031-9688

Keywords
Land use, mitigation policies, energy and environment, bioenergy, general equilibrium modeling

Jay Gore

Professor of Engineering

Email:gore@purdue.edu
Twitter:@jaypgore
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7556-9248

Keywords
energy, big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, radiation heat transfer, renewable, sustainable, climate, CO2 recycling

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

G.S. Govindaraju

Bowen Engineering Head of Civil Engineering and Christopher B. and Susan S. Burke Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:govind@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-3957-3319

Keywords
Watershed hydrology; stochastic and statistical hydrology; spatial variability; modeling surface and subsurface water movement; fate and transport of contaminants; machine learning applications in hydrology

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Rich Grant

Professor of Agronomy

Email:rgrant@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-9464-6942

Keywords
Greenhouse gas emissions, micrometeorological flux measurements, land surface emissions, agricultural emissions

Tara Grillos

Associate Professor of Political Sciences

Email:tgrillos@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://www.taragrillos.com
ORCID: 0000-0001-5743-3825

Keywords
Environmental social science; Sustainable development; Participation; Deliberation; Inequality; Collective action; Public goods provision; PES; Natural resource governance;

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Shanyue Guan

Assistant Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:guansy@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
IOT, UAV, Sensor Development, Wireless Network, Smart Sensor, Structural Health Monitoring

Affiliation
Risk & Resilience

Kajal Gulati

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:gulati28@purdue.edu

Keywords
gendered labor markets and household decision-making, agricultural mechanization, and human capital formation

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Tomas Höök

Sea Grant Director and Co-lead of Great Lakes Research Special Initiative & Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:thook@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-9185-6741

Keywords
Great Lakes ecology and fisheries; Aquatic ecosystem responses to climate change and other stressors

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Ayman Habib

Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:ahabib@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6498-5951

Keywords
Development, integration, calibration, and utilization of wheel-based, UAV-based, airborne, and space borne mobile mapping systems and collected geo-spatial data from onboard imaging and LiDAR sensors for a wide range of applications in smart agriculture, geometric documentation of transportation corridors, environmental monitoring, crash scene reconstruction, and infrastructure inspection.

Affiliation
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Beth Hall

Indiana State Climatologist and Director of the Indiana State Climate Office

Email:BethHall@purdue.edu

Keywords
climate data, climate services, mesonet, observational data, outreach, Indiana state climate

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Steve Hallett

Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:halletts@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
farming education, sustainability, and horticulture

Bruce Hamaker

WSLR Dist Chair FS and Director of Whistler Center for Carbohydrate Research and Professor of Food Science

Email:hamakerb@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-1659-1942

Keywords
carbohydrates and health, strach, and cereal chemistry

Matthew Hannah

Associate Professor of Libraries

Email:hannah8@purdue.edu
Twitter:@tinkeringhuman
ORCID: 0000-0002-9060-4427

Keywords
digital humanities, environmental humanities, information studies, conspiracy theories, media studies

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Brady Hardiman

Assistant Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources & Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:hardimanb@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6833-9404

Keywords
Ecology, forest, urban, structure, function, resilience, remote sensing, lidar

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Brock Harpur

Assistant Professor of Entomology

Email:bharpur@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-1872-2272

Keywords
Arthropod Molecular Biology & Genomics, Environmental & Evolutionary Entomology, and Insect Science Education

Sogand Hasanzadeh

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:sogandm@purdue.edu

Keywords
Smart safety, wearable technologies, human factor, XR and digital twin, human-robot interaction, big data analytics, and human-centered computing.

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Veeraraghava Raju Hasti

Research Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:vhasti@purdue.edu

Keywords
Sustainable Energy, Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Intelligent Systems, Combustion and Thermodynamics, Pollutant reduction in engines, Carbon capture, High-Performance Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics.

Eva Haviarova

Professor Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:ehaviar@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5798-5857

Keywords
furniture design, frame design, forest products, and manufacturing

Qixin He

Mary J. Elmore New Frontiers Assistant Professor of Biology

Email:heqixin@purdue.edu
Twitter:@heqixinAA
ORCID: 0000-0003-1696-8203

Keywords
disease modeling, phylogeography, phylodynamics, malaria, network science

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Tom Hertel

Distinguished Professor of Agriculture

Email:hertel@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://web.ics.purdue.edu/~hertel/
ORCID: 0000-0002-7179-7630

Keywords
International trade, climate change, food security, environmental sustainability, economics, land use change

Peter Hirst

Associate Director of International Programs in Ag and Professor in the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:hirst@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0886-4570

Keywords
tree architecture and fruit development

Lori Hoagland

Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:lhoaglan@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://www.purdue.edu/hla/sites/hoaglandlab/
ORCID: 0000-0003-3812-0748

Keywords
sustainable local food systems, farmer production challenges, environment protection, and nutritous food

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Jeffrey Holland

Professor of Entomology

Email:jdholland@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4889-6363

Keywords
Landscape ecology, spatial ecology, GIS, forest community dynamics, biodiversity, ecosystem services

Affiliation
Biodiversity

W. Travis Horton

Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:wthorton@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-1728-4156

Keywords
advanced thermal energy conversion systems, energy utilization in buildings, building and environment interactions

Jake Hosen

Assistant Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:jhosen@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-2559-0687

Keywords
IoT and sensory development

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Biodiversity

Jason Hoverman

Co-Lead of Environmental Stressors Research Community and Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:jhoverm@purdue.edu
Twitter:@JasonHoverman
ORCID: 0000-0002-4002-2728

Keywords
community ecology, ecotoxicology, disease ecology, amphibians, wetlands, freshwater

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Biodiversity
PFAS

John Howarter

Associate Professor of Materials Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:howarter@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-1129-7172

Keywords
operational energy footprint of polymer membranes, material design, material improvements, and industrial wastewater

Affiliation
PFAS

Inez Hua

Professor of Civil Engineering & Environmental and Ecologicl Engineering

Email:hua@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-4977-5758

Keywords
Industrial ecology and sustainability, sustainable electronics, sustainability in engineering education, water pollution control technologies, environmental chemistry, contaminant fate

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges

Jen-Yi Huang

Associate Professor of Food Science

Email:huang874@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-0304-0895

Keywords
Food system sustainability; Life cycle assessment; Green food technologies; Food process engineering; Bioresource valorization; Food-energy-water nexus; Food waste

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges

Wanju Huang Huang

Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Email:wanjuhuang@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Online learning, Competence-based learning, Faculty development, Team-based project, Self-and-peer feedback and review, Engineering education

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Yiwei Huang

Assistant Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:yiweihuang@purdue.edu
Twitter:@TheYiwei

Keywords
Sustainable communities; Participatory research; Landscape Ecology; Environmental Justice; Visualization and public engagement

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Justice

Matthew Huber

David E. Ross Director of the Institute for a Sustainable Future & Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:huberm@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-2771-9977

Keywords
Paleoclimate Modeling, Climate Change, Global Warming, Paleoceanography, Regional Climate Modeling, Extreme Weather Events, and Heat Stress.

Affiliation
Climate and Weather
PFAS

William Hutzel

Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology

Email:hutzelw@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/facilities/applied-energy-laboratory
ORCID: 0000-0002-7177-5247

Keywords
renewable energy and cost effective energy technologies

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Klein Ileleji

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering & Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering

Email:ileleji@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-7377-9671

Keywords
energy crops, biomass characterization, handling and transport logistics, biofuels, and bioenergy production

Laura Ingwell

Assistant Professor of Entomology

Email:lingwell@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Ingwell_vegIPM
ORCID: 0000-0002-9552-9227

Keywords
Urban Agriculture, Entomology, Sustainable Agriculture, Insect Pest Management, Biological Control

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Biodiversity
Environmental Justice

Anjali Iyer-Pascuzzi

Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology

Email:asi2@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5356-4350

Keywords
plant roots, plant resistance to bacterial wilt, soil-borne pathogen, and root systems

Elin Jacobs

Research Assistant and Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:ekarlsso@purdue.edu
Twitter:@ElinMJacobs
ORCID: 0000-0001-5697-7628

Keywords
Ecohydrology, vegetation-climate interactions, earth system modeling, drought, terrestrial ecosystems

Chad Jafvert

Lyles Family Professor of Civil Engineering & Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:jafvert@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-3475-7066

Keywords
Environmental chemistry and photochemistry, contaminated sediments, water quality and chemodynamics, drinking water treatment in developing countries

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges

Katie Jarriel

Clinical Assistant Professor at the John Martinson Honors College

Email:kjarriel@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-3074-2948

Keywords
archaeology, maritime, GIS, modeling, disaster

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Michael Jenkins

Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:jenkinma@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-1612-6383

Keywords
disturbance in forest ecosystems, composition, structure, and function of forests

Jian Jin

Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:jinjian@purdue.edu

Keywords
plant sensor technologies, machine vision, image processing, and modeling

Soo Jung Jo

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Email:soojungj@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-2129-4373

Keywords
Nursing, Health Science, Infectious disease prevention, Online health information seeking behavior, Behavior change

David Johnson

Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Lead for Political Science & Risk and Resilience

Email:davidjohnson@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0000-2236-4340

Keywords
Climate change adaptation, coastal flood risk management, renewable energy policy, assessment of infrastructure risks, and water scarcity and quality management.

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Cliff Johnston

Professor of Agronomy and Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:cliffjohnston@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-8462-9724

Keywords
Soil biogeochemistry, carbon dynamics, GHG exchange, surface chemistry

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather

Jinha Jung

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:jinha@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-1176-3540

Keywords
geomatics engineering and geospatial data

Nusrat Jung

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:nusratj@purdue.edu
Twitter:@NusratJung
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8874-8923

Keywords
Zero Energy Buildings, Sustainable Buildings, Environmental Evaluation of Buildings, Building Performance, Building Systems, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning, Green Buildings, Building Information Modeling, Indoor Environments

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice

Rajesh Kalyanam

Senior Research Scientist

Email:rkalyana@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7026-7419

Keywords
cyberinfrastructure, cloud computing, and geospatial sciences

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures
PFAS

Kyu Kang

Assistant Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:kyukang@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7293-2171

Keywords
Citizen-centered Sustainability, Sustainable Infrastructure Operation and Management, Sustainable Construction Management

Dominic Kao

Assistant Professor Of CIT

Email:kaod@purdue.edu
Twitter:https://twitter.com/kalikao
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7732-6258

Keywords
HCI, education, games, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Biodiversity
Climate and Weather
Environmental Justice
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Panagiota Karava

Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:pkarava@purdue.edu

Keywords
intelligent building operation, system identification, model predictive control, human-building interactions, and energy-aware residential communities

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Justice

Darrin Karcher

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:dkarcher@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-8863-8559

Keywords
poultry, outreach, eggs, laying hens, bone

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Bhagyashree Katare

Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:bkatare@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-9652-7370

Keywords
Health behavior, health outcomes, food insecurity, nutrition, environmental impact

Affiliation
Food and Nutrition Security SI
Environmental Stressors

Jennifer Kaufmann-Buhler

Associate Professor of Visual and Performing Arts

Email:jkbuhler@purdue.edu
Twitter:@kaufmann_buhler
ORCID: 0000-0002-4993-3632

Keywords
design history, labor history, disability, gender, history of technology

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Upinder Kaur

Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:kauru@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-5576-1777

Keywords
Agriculture and Food Systems, Robotics, Methane, Sensor Systems, Traceability

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Bridgette Kelleher

Associate Professor of Psychological Sciences

Email:bkelleher@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7966-1837

Keywords
psychology, neurodevelopment, telehealth, neurogenetic syndromes, autism

Daniel Kelly

Professor of Philosophy

Email:drkelly@purdue.edu
Twitter:@dryan149
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-2235-1963

Keywords
Philosophy of mind, human cognitive and cultural evolution, and moral theory

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

David Kemmerer

Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

Email:kemmerer@purdue.edu

Keywords
climate psychology

Patrick Kerstein

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

Email:pkerstei@purdue.edu
Twitter:@PatrickKerstein
ORCID: 0000-0002-0400-4311

Keywords
neuroscience, retinal biology, neural circuits, development, neurotoxicology, gene-environment interactions,

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Gozdem Kilaz

Associate Professor of Engineering Technology

Email:gkilaz@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0302-6527

Keywords
alternative liquid transportation fuels, development, testing, approval of biofuels

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Brad Kim

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:bradkim@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://ag.purdue.edu/ansc/kimlab/
ORCID: 0000-0003-1483-4391

Keywords
Meat Quality, Muscle Biology and Biochemistry, Metabolomics, Post-harvest technology

Garam Kim

Assistant Professor of Aeronautical Engineering

Email:kim1652@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-7542-1377

Keywords
Composite materials, Composite structure, Composite recycling, Additive manufacturing

Noori Kim

Soet Assistant Professor of Engineering Technology

Email:kim4147@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-1226-5845

Keywords
electroacoustics, hearing-loss, hearing monitoring systems, acoustics, sensor systems

Affiliation
Risk & Resilience

Kevin Kircher

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:kircher@purdue.edu
Twitter:@kevinkircher
ORCID: 0000-0003-4578-3953

Keywords
energy, buildings, power systems, electrification, optimization, control, mechanical engineering

Eileen Kladivko

Professor of Agronomy

Email:kladivko@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-8993-2722

Keywords
soil health management in agricultural systems; cover crops for soil health and nutrient loss reductions; agricultural drainage for crop production and water quality.

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Rebekah Klein-Pejsova

Associate Professor of History

Email:rkleinpe@purdue.edu
Twitter:@rkpejsova
ORCID: 0000-0000-3410-3041

Keywords
Human Rights History refugees displacement East Central Europe Jewish History

Amanpreet Kohli

Research Technician - Temporary Servic

Email:kohli19@purdue.edu
Twitter:@eco_aman
ORCID: 0009-0006-2751-9891

Keywords
PFAS; emerging contaminants; Great Lakes; marine pollution; education, extension, and outreach

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Environmental Justice
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Nicole Kong

Professor of Libraries

Email:kongn@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9926-6543

Keywords
Geographic Information Systems, Geospatial data discovery, integration, visualization, and management.

Ashima Krishna

Associate Clinical Professor of the John Martin Honors College

Email:krish191@purdue.edu
Twitter:@ashimakrishna
Website:Website
Secondary website:http://ashimakrishna.info
ORCID: 0000-0002-6557-6815

Keywords
historic preservation, planning, urban conservation, urban planning, community development, urban history, architecture, sustainable built environments

Shihuan Kuang

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:skuang@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://web.ics.purdue.edu/~skuang/
ORCID: 0000-0001-9180-3180

Keywords
Stem Cells, single cell RNA-sequencing, Data analysis

Michael Ladisch

Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:ladisch@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-9953-9599

Keywords
biofuels, renewable resources, bioseparations, and biotechnology

Carl Laird

Adjunct Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering

Email:lairdc@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-8430-1561

Keywords
Large-scale nonlinear optimization and parallel scientific computing; optimization of chemical process systems, networks, and public health

Nasreen Sulaiman Lalani

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Email:lalanin@purdue.edu
Twitter:@nasreensulaiman

Keywords
post disaster recovery and resilience, spirituality, caregiving, palliative and end of life care

Affiliation
Risk & Resilience

Alexander Laskin

Professor of Chemistry

Email:alaskin@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-7836-8417

Keywords
Analytical and Physical Chemistry of airborne particles and environmental interfaces, understanding their impact on the atmospheric chemistry, the air pollution, the health effects and the Earth’s climate. Teaching of Environmental chemistry and Aerosol chemistry classes.

Affiliation
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Chad Laux

Co-lead of Sustainable Communities and Associate Professor of Computer and Information Technology

Email:claux@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7445-2446

Keywords
Lean and Green sustainability; food insecurity; Mitigation of human trafficking; gender equality; formal labor

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Tho Van Le

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering Technology at the School of Engineering Technology

Email:thovle@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-0166-2412

Keywords
Operations Research, Optimization, Logistics, Supply Chain, Intelligent Transportation Systems

Linda Lee

Distinguished Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Department of Agronomy; Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering; Program Head, Ecological Science and Engineering - Interdisciplinary Graduate Program; Assistant Dean of Graduate Education, Research, and Faculty Development

Email:lslee@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4471-7284

Keywords
Sorption, transport, remediation, and monitoring of poly/perfluorinated compounds, pharmaceuticals, chemicals in personal care products, pesticides, and selected metals/oxyanions

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Daniel Leon-Salas

Associate Professor of the School of Engineering Technology

Email:wleonsal@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6531-1334

Keywords
low-power analog design, CMOS image sensors, solar energy harvesting, optical communications and data compression

Michael Levine

Associate Professor of Statistics

Email:mlevins@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-1060-5711

Keywords
Regional Climate Models; Regional Climate Change Assessment Program; epidemiology; infectious diseases; surveillance

Haitong Li

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:haitongli@purdue.edu
Twitter:@li_haitong
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-3393-9252

Keywords
Energy-efficient computing, nanosystems for edge IoTs, carbon-aware AI accelerators

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Qingchun Li

Assistant Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:qingchun@purdue.edu
Twitter:@QingchunLi
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-0769-0238

Keywords
Urban resilience and sustainability, hazard modeling and analysis, urban informatics

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Tian Li

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:tianli@purdue.edu
Twitter:@TianLiPurdue
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-1087-0662

Keywords
Sustainablility, Natural Materials, Energy, Enviroment, Water, Devices, Wood, Cellulose

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Yunyue (Elita) Li

Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:elitali@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Subsurface Imaging and Monitoring, Geophysical Inverse Problems

Jingjing Liang

Co-lead of the Biodiversity Research Community & Associate Professor of Forestry And Natural Resources

Email:jjliang@purdue.edu
Twitter:@alpenbering
Secondary website:https://ag.purdue.edu/facai/
ORCID: 0000-0001-9439-9320

Keywords
connecting machine learning and big data in studying fundamental questions in biodiversity and ecosystem processes, ecological and socioeconomic impacts of biological conservation

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Heather Liddell

Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering and Environmental & Ecological Engineering

Email:liddellh@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6301-4173

Keywords
industrial sustainability, resource use in manufacturing, input-output models, sustainable product design

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Nathaniel Lifton

Associate Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences and Physics

Email:lifton@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-6976-3298

Keywords
In situ cosmogenic nuclide analyses of past glacial changes in Arctic and mountainous environments, Quaternary geology, and surficial processes

Guang Lin

Professor of Mathematics and Mechanical Engineering

Email:guanglin@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
uncertainty quantification; machine learning; data-driven physical law discovery; data-driven modeling; deep learning; numerical modeling; big data analysis; reduced-order modeling; sensitivity analysis; physics-informed machine learning

Affiliation
Climate and Weather
Risk & Resilience

Stephen Lindemann

Associate Professor Food Science

Email:lindemann@purdue.edu
Twitter:@boilerlinde
ORCID: 0000-0002-3788-5389

Keywords
Microbial ecology; Diversity; Niche modeling; Division of labor; Carbohydrate structure; Microbial metabolism

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Biodiversity

Sa Liu

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

Email:saliu@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-8121-6927

Keywords
Exposure assessment for environmental and occupational health studies; Identification and application of biomarkers for health studies.

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice

Na (Luna) Lu

Associate Dean of Faculty of College of Engineering and Reilly Professor of Civil Engineering with Courtesy Appointment in Materials Engineering

Email:luna@purdue.edu

Keywords
ThermoThermoelectric and piezoelectric materials and devices for energy harvesting and sensing, crystal growth of oxides for optoelectrical devices, and multifunctional nanocomposites/building materials

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Risk & Resilience

Meilin Ma

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:mameilin@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Agricultural Economics, Industrial Organization, Development Economics

Zhao Ma

Interim Assistant Dean of ARGE/ Professor Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:zhaoma@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-9103-3996

Keywords
Environmental decision making; human dimensions of natural resource management; conservation and development; current research topics: forestry, invasive plants, PES, water, smallholder agriculture, climate change adaptation

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Mindy Mallory

Associate Professor, Clearing Corporation Charitable Foundation Endowed Chair of Food & Agricultural Marketing, Department of Agricultural Economics

Email:mlmallor@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-4467-4229

Keywords
economics, agricultural economics, commodities, food, agriculture, sustainability, climate change

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Biodiversity
Climate and Weather
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Marcus Mann

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Email:mannml@purdue.edu
Twitter:@MannMarcus

Keywords
political polarization, knowledge, public understandings of science

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Huachao Mao

Assistant Professor of the School of Engineering Technology

Email:mao145@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/profile/mao145
ORCID: 0000-0003-2841-8794

Keywords
Additive Manufacturing Freeform optics 3D Microfluidics Fiber-reinforced composite

Amy Marconnet

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:marconnet@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
thermal transport; energy conversion; materials; energy storage; desalination

Maria Marshall

Professor Of Ag Economics

Email:mimarsha@purdue.edu
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://ncrcrd.ag.purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-3226-7798

Keywords
Disaster recovery, sustainable family business, and small business resilience

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Risk & Resilience

Robert Marzec

Lead of Imagining a Sustainable Future Special Initiative & Professor of English

Email:rmarzec@purdue.edu

Keywords
Environmental Humanities, Postcolonial Ecologies, Biodiversity & Environmental Justice, Environmental Ethics, Postcolonial Literature, Environmental Literature, Critical Theory

Affiliation
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Venkatesh Merwade

Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:vmerwade@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-5518-2890

Keywords
Hydrologic modeling with specific focus on flooding issues; use of GIS and remote sensing products for improving hydrologic predictions; cyberinfrastructure development for hydrology; data and modeling driven hydrology education

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Stephen Meyers

Assistant Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:slmeyers@purdue.edu
Twitter:@stephenlmeyers
ORCID: 0000-0002-6960-0333

Keywords
weed science, herbicides, horticulture, specialty crops, pest management.

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Greg Michalski

Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, & Planetary Sciences and Chemistry

Email:gmichalski@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-4032-3931

Keywords
Stable isotope biogeochemistry, nitrogen cycling in aquatic and soil systems, regional air/water pollution, mass-independent isotope effects and their use in paleoclimatology and aerosol chemistry, isotope effects in gas phase reactions, modeling isotopes in atmospheric chemistry

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Byung-Cheol Min

Associate Professor of Computer and Information Technology

Email:minb@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6458-4365

Keywords
multi-robot systems, sensor networks, human-robot interaction, robot design and control, with focus on applications in field robotics and assistive technology and robotics.

Dharmendra Mishra

Associate Professor of Food Science

Email:mishradh@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-3363-0720

Keywords
Food Processing, Commercial Food Manufacturing, Food Safety, Process Engineering, Aseptic Processing, Non-Invasive Sensor, Fouling, Thermal Properties

Cary Mitchell

Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:cmitchell@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5865-5243

Keywords
plant physiology; controlled environment agriculture; LED lighting

Mohsen Mohammadi

Associate Professor of Agronomy

Email:mohamm20@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-4536-1200

Keywords
Small grains breeding and quantitative genetics

Partha Mukherjee

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Email:pmukherjee@purdue.edu
Twitter:@ParthaPMukherj1
Website:Website

Keywords
energy storage and conversion (batteries, hydrogen economy, electric transportation and aviation); electrochemical pathways toward decarbonization; mesoscale science; physics-based modeling and analytics;

Affiliation
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Imagining Sustainable Futures

John Mulrow

Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:jmulrow@purdue.edu
Twitter:@j_mulrow
Secondary website:https://www.instagram.com/limitstogreen/
ORCID: 0000-0001-9099-6515

Keywords
environmental impact, greenhouse gas footprinting, life cycle assessment, transportation, electric vehicles, active transportation

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Thivanka Muthumalage

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

Email:tmuthuma@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Inhalation Toxicology, Air pollution, Smoking, Vaping

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice

Roshi Nateghi

Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:rnateghi@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://engineering.purdue.edu/LASCI
ORCID: 0000-0003-4569-9233

Keywords
sustainable urban systems, multi-hazard hazards risk analysis, climate change impact assessment, community resilience, energy-water nexus, big data resilience analytics, social media analytics

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges

Robert Nawrocki

Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering Technology (SoET)

Email:robertnawrocki@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-0695-3868

Keywords
Organic Electronics, Bioelectronics, Flexible Electronics, Neuromorphic, Functional Materials, Biosensing, Animal Biosensing, Chemical Sensors

Brittany Newell

Associate Professor School of Engineering Technology

Email:bnewell1@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5737-2065

Keywords
sensors, actuators, electroactive polymers, additive manufacturing

Jiqin (J.Q.) Ni

Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:jiqin@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0735-5678

Keywords
Air quality, bioenergy from agricultural wastes, and air and water pollution abatement; sensor development, biogas technology, and pollution assessment

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Environmental Stressors

Linda Nie

Professor of Health Sciences

Email:hnie@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-2543-4027

Keywords
Radiation Sciences, Applied Nuclear Physics, Metal /Trace Elements and Human Health

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Larry Nies

Professor of Civil Engineering & Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:nies@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Global sustainable engineering, sustainable urban systems, education for sustainability in engineering

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Shimon Nof

Professor of Industrial Engineering

Email:nof@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7717-9673

Zoe Nyssa

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Email:znyssa@purdue.edu
Secondary website:https://cla.purdue.edu/directory/profiles/zoe-nyssa.html

Keywords
biodiversity conservation, climate change, science and technology studies, mixed methods, applied anthropology

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Biodiversity
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Christopher Oakley

Assistant Professor Botany and Plant Pathology

Email:oakleyc@purdue.edu
Twitter:quercus62
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8082-5621

Keywords
Abiotic stress, Adaptation, Conservation, Ecology, Evolution, Plants, Plastic responses to stress, Seasonally cold environments

Eun Joong Oh

Assistant Professor of Food Science

Email:ejoh@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-7145-0752

Keywords
Industrial fermentation processes; Metabolic engineering of microorganisms; Synthetic biology approaches for elucidating regulatory networks in yeast; Engineering probiotic strains for human health applications.

Jan Olek

Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:olek@purdue.edu

Keywords
supplementary cementitious materials, alternative cements, durability of concrete

Haley Oliver

Professor of Food Science

Email:hfoliver@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5851-6523

Keywords
Persistence, prevalence, and transmission of foodborne pathogens in retail food systems; development of intervention strategies to improve food safety in retail food operations. Elucidation of stress response and virulence mechanisms of foodborne pathogens using molecular methods, tissue culture, and animal models; application of RNA-Sequencing technology to map transcriptional profiles of foodborne pathogens.

Erik Otarola-Castillo

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Email:eoc@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Dr_EOC
Secondary website:http://eotarola.com
ORCID: 0000-0000-2780-6494

Keywords
Human evolutionary biology and ecology archaeology Biostatistics hunters and gatherers food

Suranjan Panigrahi

Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology

Email:spanigr@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5056-6825

Keywords
Sensors and sensing system, water-linked health and wellness, Internet of Things (IOT) for water and water-food nexus, technology-coupled innovation and sustainability

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Environmental Stressors

Daniel Park

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Email:danielpark@purdue.edu
Twitter:@_danspark_
Website:Website

Keywords
Biodiversity informatics Evolutionary ecology Botany Biological invasions Phenology Plant systematics Biogeography

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Jae Hong Park

Associate Professor of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences

Email:park895@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-0772-0433

Keywords
Aerosols; Bioaerosols; Nanoparticles; Industrial Hygiene; Aerosol Instrumentation; Industrial Ventilation; Air Sampling; Air Pollution; Indoor Air Quality; Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Siddhartho Paul

Assistant Professor of Geospatial Science in Agronomy

Email:sspaul@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-5243-8416

Keywords
Geoinformatics, Digital soil mapping, Digital agriculture, Sustainable soil management, Land use/land cover change

Affiliation
Biodiversity
Climate and Weather
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Alice Pawley

Professor of Engineering Education

Email:apawley@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9117-4855

Keywords
engineering epistemology, engineering indentity, engineering education, and women's studies

Lindsey Payne Haugen

Assistant Professor of Practice in Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:paynel@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-3056-6866

Keywords
Community-engaged engineering design; sustainability; climate action planning

Affiliation
Environmental Justice
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Linda Pfeiffer

Associate Professor of Agricultural Sciences Education & Communication

Email:lpfeiff@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-8484-1584

Keywords
Communication of complex science to the public; systemic factors that affect the construction and effective translation of messages to engage the public in scientific issues

Bryan Pijanowski

Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:bpijanow@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7089-1959

Keywords
Land-climate-people interactions, climate adaptation, land-climate-hydrologic dynamics, uncertainty, soundscape ecology

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Biodiversity
Great Lakes Science Initiative

R Byron Pipes

John L. Bray Distinguished Professor of Engineering

Email:bpipes@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Advanced Composites Additive Manufacturing Upcycling

Pratishtha Poudel

Assistant Professor Of Agronomy

Email:ppoudel@purdue.edu

Keywords
Dynamic Crop Models, Bayesian Statistics, Crop Physiology

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Gouri Prabhakar

Assistant Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science

Email:gourip@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
air-quality, aerosol-cloud interactions, pollution

Affiliation
Climate and Weather

Caitlin Proctor

Assistant Professor of Agricultural & Biological Engineering and Environmental & Ecological Engineering

Email:caitlin-proctor@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Caitlin_H2O
ORCID: 0000-0002-7868-4057

Keywords
drinking water, building safety, health, biofilm, aquatic systems

Di Qi

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Email:qidi@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-9865-2327

Keywords
PDEs, stochastic and statistical analysis, and uncertainty quantification. I'm working on model reduction strategies, statistical control methods, statistical stability analysis, turbulent diffusion, and data assimilation for complex turbulent dynamical systems, including their applications in fluid dynamics, atmosphere-ocean science, and plasma physics.

Henry Quesada

Assistant Director of Extension and ANR Program Leader, Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:quesada@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-3021-0215

Keywords
Forest Products, Wood Products, Renewable Materials

Daniel Quinn

Associate Professor of Agronomy

Email:djquinn@purdue.edu
Twitter:@PurdueCorn
Website:Website

Keywords
Agronomy, Corn, Precision Management, Soil Fertility, Crop Physiology

Riley Rackliffe

Senior Instructional Specialist in Biological Sciences

Email:dracklif@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0971-9666

Keywords
Wilderness, Ecotoxicology, Biology education

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Biodiversity

Rahim Rahimi

Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering

Email:rrahimi@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0000-1530-2782

Keywords
sensing; soil sensing; multifunctional, microsystem platforms in healthcare and the environment

Ankita Raturi

Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:ankita@purdue.edu
Twitter:@sudokita
Secondary website:http://aginformaticslab.org/
ORCID: 0000-0003-0637-8541

Keywords
agricultural informatics, sustainable agriculture, participatory design, information modeling, data science, software engineering, farmer tools, agricultural data,

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Carson Reeling

Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:creeling@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-6203-0649

Keywords
economics nonmarket valuation agricultural conservation policy design water

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Amy Reibman

Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Email:reibman@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-1859-1091

Keywords
video analytics, video analysis of animals

Torsten Reimer

Professor Of Communication

Email:treimer@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-7419-0076

Keywords
Decision making; psychological approaches; risk perception and communication; groups and teams

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Risk & Resilience

Melissa Remis

Head and Professor of Anthropology

Email:remism@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5090-4230

Keywords
Africa; Biological Anthropology: Primate Ecology; Human Ecology; Nutrition; Conservation Biology; Hunter-gatherers; Environmental anthropology; Ecology; Wildlife; Multispecies relationships.

Corinne Renguette

Chair, Department of Technology Leadership and Communication

Email:crenguet@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-8639-8835

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges
Environmental Justice

Sarah Renkert

Assistant Professor of Practice Anthropology

Email:srenkert@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-3466-6065

Keywords
Practicing and Applied Anthropology, Community-Based Participatory Research, Critical Food Studies, Latin American Studies, Political Economy, Urban Anthropology, Development Studies, and Critical Pedagogy

Jeremy Reynolds

Professor of Sociology

Email:jeremyr@purdue.edu

Keywords
work schedules, work hours, work-family, gig work, inequality, sociology

Doug Richmond

Professor Entomology

Email:drichmond@purdue.edu

Keywords
entomology, soil ecology, gut microbiome, urban landscapes

Jacob Ricker-Gilbert

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:jrickerg@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-9092-1916

Keywords
Sub-Saharan Africa, food security, vulnerability, adaptation, behavioral modeling

Kurt Ristroph

Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:ristroph@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
drug delivery; organic nanocarriers; nanotechnology; agricultural bionanotechnology

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Yichao Rui

Assistant Professor of Agroecology

Email:ruiy@purdue.edu
Twitter:@YichaoRui_PAL
Website:Website

Keywords
Agroecology, soil carbon, sustainability, diversity, biology

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Environmental Stressors
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Abdul Salam

Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Technology

Email:salama@purdue.edu
Twitter:@hdrsalam
Website:Website
Secondary website:https://polytechnic.purdue.edu/facilities/environmental-networking-technology-laboratory
ORCID: 0000-0001-6746-8490

Keywords
digital agriculture; signals in the soil; wireless underground communications; underground soil sensing; subsurface antennas; Internet of Underground Things

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Water Challenges

Kara Salazar

Assistant Program Leader for Community Development and Sustainable Communities Extension Specialist

Email:salazark@purdue.edu
Twitter:@SalazarKara
Secondary website:https://www.purdue.edu/fnr/extension/scep/
ORCID: 0000-0001-6746-8490

Keywords
Community and environmental planning; Community development

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Tawfiq Salem

Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Technology

Email:tsalem@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6232-0542

Keywords
Computer Vision, Remote Sensing, Medical Imaging, Machine Learning.

Dharmendra Saraswat

Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:saraswat@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-8882-0510

Keywords
IoT for plants/ animal monitoring, machine learning and GIS for data analysis, modeling soils/plants/watershed processes

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Allan Schinckel

Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:aschinck@purdue.edu

Keywords
swine genetics, modeling, management

Douglas Schmitt

Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:schmitt@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6920-0658

Keywords
Geophysics, Geomechanics, Geological Sequestration, Underground Gas Storage, Geothermal Energy, Porous Media, Rock Properties, Applied Seismology, Scientific Drilling, Induced Seismicity,

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Climate and Weather

Laura Schwab Reese

Associate Professor of Public Health

Email:lschwabr@purdue.edu
Twitter:@LSchwabReese
ORCID: 0000-0002-9174-1730

Keywords
resilience, mental health, family violence, prevention, public health, program evaluation

Catherine Searle

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

Email:searlec@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-6607-2299

Keywords
Disease ecology, community ecology, host-parasite interactions, freshwater biology

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Sivaranjani Seetharaman

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering

Email:sseetha@purdue.edu
Twitter:siva_seethar
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-7585-7816

Keywords
Resilient networks, energy systems, transportation networks, interdependent infrastructures

Marisol Sepulveda

Associate Head for Research and Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:mssepulv@purdue.edu
Website:Website

Keywords
Ecotoxicology, effects of emerging contaminants on fish and amphibians and aquatic animal health

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Juan Sesmero

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:jsesmero@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-2669-4536

Keywords
Climate adaptation, land use change, economics of biofuels, water-energy trade-offs, energy economics

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Amisha Shah

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering & Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:adshah@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0003-0096-9922

Keywords
Water quality during water treatment, sustainable water reuse, ballast water treatment, and CO2-capture technologies

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes Science Initiative
PFAS

Ali Shakouri

Associate Dean for Research and Innovation, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:shakouri@purdue.edu

Keywords
Microelectronics and Nanotechnology

Jonathan Shannahan

Co-Lead of the Environmental Stressors Research Community & Associate Professor of Health Sciences

Email:jshannah@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-1065-7810

Keywords
Toxicology Nanomaterials Emerging Exposures Susceptibility Inhalation Cardiopulmonary Immune Environment

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors

Guofan Shao

Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources

Email:shao@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-8572-9567

Keywords
Remote sensing, geospatial analytics, forest assessment, landscape quantification, conservation

Affiliation
Biodiversity

Yu She

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering

Email:yushe@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-5914-3573

Keywords
soft robotics, tactile sensing, robotic manipulation, compliant mechanisms, collaborative robots, robot design

John Sheffield

Professor of the School of Engineering Technology

Email:jsheffie@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-9894-0695

Gerald Shively

Associate Dean and Director of International Programs in Agriculture & Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:shivelyg@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-0460-0762

Keywords
Topics related to poverty, economic development and the environment in developing regions of the world

Affiliation
Imagining Sustainable Futures

Nathan Shoaf

Senior Urban Agriculture Coordinator

Email:nlshoaf@purdue.edu

Keywords
Urban agriculture, community gardens, and diversified farming and food systems.

Affiliation
PFAS

Halis Simsek

Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Email:simsek@purdue.edu
Twitter:@Halis22
ORCID: 0000-0001-9031-5142

Keywords
wastewater treatment, biological treatment, algae, bacteria, cyanobacteria, bacteriophage, biofilm, lagoon, indoor air quality

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Shweta Singh

Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering & Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:singh294@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-0193-9349

Keywords
Sustainable Manufacturing, Coupled Industrial Natural Systems

Affiliation
Biodiversity
Imagining Sustainable Futures
PFAS

Diego Soares Cardoso

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:cardosod@purdue.edu
Twitter:@CardosoDiegoS
ORCID: 0000-0001-6781-1025

Keywords
climate change; energy; carbon tax; water affordability; global health

Carol Song

Chief Scientist, Rosen Center for Advanced Computing

Email:carolxsong@purdue.edu
Twitter:@carolsongpu
Secondary website:https://communityhub.purdue.edu/groups/ssg
ORCID: 0000-0003-0123-9067

Keywords
data infrastructure, high-performance computing, science gateways

Affiliation
PFAS

Aaron Specht

Assistant Professor of Health Physics

Email:aspecht@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-3342-1229

Keywords
Elemental Exposure Assessment, X-ray fluorescence, Lead, Bone Lead, Heavy Metals, Radiation, Health Physics, Environmental Health, Environmental Epidmiology

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Environmental Justice
PFAS

Lia Stanciu-Gregory

Associate Head and Professor of Materials Engineering

Email:lstanciu@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-6059-0346

Keywords
Understanding the interdisciplinary nexus between sustainability, climate change, and the food and water systems

Affiliation
Environmental Stressors
Water Challenges
Climate and Weather
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Kara Stewart

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences

Email:krstewart@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-6223-8159

Keywords
Reproduction, survivability, longevity, heat stress

Shreyas Sundaram

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email:sundara2@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0002-5390-2505

Keywords
design and control of resilient systems and networks

John Sutherland

Professor and Fehsenfeld Family Head, School of Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Email:jwsuther@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-2118-0907

Keywords
Sustainable manufacturing, Circular economy, Eco-design, Energy efficiency, Life cycle assessment, and Techno-economic assessment

Affiliation
Water Challenges

Sandra Sydnor

Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Email:ssydnorb@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-5440-5490

Keywords
Community and industry resilience and regenerative design and the impact of mindfulness behaviors on customer-facing employees and student engagement.

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities

Farzad Taheripour

Research Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:tfarzad@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-2652-3403

Keywords
bioenergy, climate change policy, economic analysis of poverty, economic development, economic growth, and trade

Robin Tanamachi

Associate Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:rtanamachi@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-5450-3012

Keywords
Severe convective storms, Tornadoes, Doppler radar, Dual-polarized radar, Radar data analysis, High-resolution numerical modeling of convective storms and tornadoes, Radar data assimilation, Ensemble Kalman filter (EnKf) technique, Mesoscale meteorology, Atmospheric radiometry, Infrared thermography, Atmospheric undular bores

Affiliation
Climate and Weather

James Tanoos

Soet Associate Professor of Practice

Email:jtanoos@purdue.edu
Secondary website:jimtanoos.com

Keywords
Environmental Protection Agency, Toxic Release inventory, emissions legislation, manufacturing, productivity, sustainable economic growth

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
PFAS

Chengcheng Tao

Assistant Professor of Construction Management Technology

Email:tao133@purdue.edu
Twitter:@chengchengtao
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0003-2708-0912

Keywords
Sustainable Infrastructure and Manufacturing; Infrastructure Resilience to Natural Hazards

Affiliation
Sustainable Communities
Great Lakes Science Initiative
Imagining Sustainable Futures
Risk & Resilience

Aaron Thompson

Co-lead of Environmental Justice & Associate Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:awthomps@purdue.edu
Twitter:@landplanpurdue
Website:Website

Keywords
place-based planning to support community land use, recreation, and conservation decision making, social-ecological science, landscape transformations, and human and nautral systems.

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Environmental Justice
Great Lakes Science Initiative

Tor Tolhurst

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics

Email:ttolhurs@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0002-3138-5412

Keywords
applied microeconomics, empirical policy analysis in food and agriculture, measurement and consequences of infrequent tail events

Affiliation
Environmental Justice

Ariana Torres

Associate Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Email:torres2@purdue.edu
ORCID: 0000-0001-6533-6160

Keywords
entrepreneurship, marketing, agricultural economics, production economics, farmer decision-making

Marissa Tremblay

Assistant Professor of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Email:tremblam@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9984-9554

Keywords
geochemical techniques, geologic past, tectonic and geomorphic processes, topography, planetary bodies, volcanism, and interactions with earth's climate system

Affiliation
Climate and Weather

Cary Troy

Co-lead of Great Lakes Research Special Initiative & Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

Email:troy@purdue.edu
Website:Website
ORCID: 0000-0001-9115-6323

Keywords
Environmental fluid mechanics, turbulence and mixing in natural water bodies, Lake Michigan circulation, internal waves, surface water waves, density-stratified flows, laboratory and field techniques in fluid mechanics including particle image velocimetry (PIV) and planar laser-induced fluorescence (PLIF)

Affiliation
Water Challenges
Great Lakes S