Research

Our faculty, staff and graduate students conduct interdisciplinary research that falls within a variety of Environmental Studies fields, including  

California Wild (Protected) Lands 

Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

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Will Russell

 William Russell

Associate Professor 
Acting Graduate Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Environmental Science Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley

Email:  will.russell@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5487
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

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Lynne Trulio

 Lynne Trulio

Department Chair
Dean's Office Fellow, College of Social Sciences

Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis

Email:  lynne.trulio@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5445
Office:  Washington Square Hall 103

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Coastal Environments

Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

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Corporate Sustainability

Katherine Cushing

 Katherine Cushing

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Email:  katherine.cushing@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-6951
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115D

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Energy

Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

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Environmental Education

Jason Douglas

 Jason Douglas

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Psychology, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Email:  jason.douglas@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-8977
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

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Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

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Will Russell

 William Russell

Associate Professor 
Acting Graduate Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Environmental Science Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley

Email:  will.russell@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5487
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

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Environmental Impact Assessment

Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

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Environmental Justice

Jason Douglas

 Jason Douglas

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Psychology, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Email:  jason.douglas@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-8977
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

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Environmental Policy

Katherine Cushing

 Katherine Cushing

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Email:  katherine.cushing@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-6951
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111D

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Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

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Environmental Restoration

Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

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Forest Ecology and Conservation

Will Russell

 William Russell

Associate Professor 
Acting Graduate Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Environmental Science Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley

Email:  will.russell@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5487
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

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Human Ecology

Kathryn Davis

 Kathryn Davis

Professor
Ph.D., Geography, University of California, Berkeley

Email:  kathryn.davis@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5485
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115E

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Jason Douglas

 Jason Douglas

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Psychology, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Email:  jason.douglas@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-8977
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115B

Make an Appointment

Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

Make an Appointment

Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

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Insect Ecology

Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

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Marine Environments

Kathryn Davis

 Kathryn Davis

Professor and Chair, Department of Geography
Director, Department of Global Studies
Ph.D., Geography, University of California, Berkeley

Email:  kathryn.davis@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5485
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115E

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Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

Make an Appointment

Lynne Trulio

 Lynne Trulio

Department Chair
Dean's Office Fellow, College of Social Sciences

Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis

Email:  lynne.trulio@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5445
Office:  Washington Square Hall 103

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Nature and Conservation Photography

Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

Make an Appointment

Political Ecology

Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

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Pro-environmental Behavior

Katherine Cushing

 Katherine Cushing

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Email:  katherine.cushing@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-6951
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111D

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Sustainable Agriculture

Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

Make an Appointment

Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

Make an Appointment

Water Resources Management

Katherine Cushing

 Katherine Cushing

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Email:  katherine.cushing@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-6951
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111D

Make an Appointment

Dustin Mulvaney

  Dustin Mulvaney

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  dustin.mulvaney@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5439
Office:  Washington Square Hall 111C

Make an Appointment

Wetlands Ecology, Restoration, and Management 

Gary Klee

 Gary Klee

Professor 
Ph.D., Geography, University of Oregon

Email:  kleegary@comcast.net
Phone:  (408) 924-5455
Office:  Washington Square Hall 115A

Make an Appointment

Rachel O'Malley

 Rachel O'Malley

Professor
Ph.D., Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Email:  rachel.omalley@sjsu.edu
Office Phone:  (408) 924-5424
Mobile Phone:  (831) 334-1066
Office:  Washington Square Hall 118B 

Make an Appointment

Lynne Trulio

 Lynne Trulio

Department Chair
Dean's Office Fellow, College of Social Sciences

Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis

Email:  lynne.trulio@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5445
Office:  Washington Square Hall 103

Make an Appointment

Wildlife Conservation and Management 

Lynne Trulio

 Lynne Trulio

Department Chair
Dean's Office Fellow, College of Social Sciences

Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis

Email:  lynne.trulio@sjsu.edu
Phone:  (408) 924-5445
Office:  Washington Square Hall 103

Make an Appointment