UCI Faculty with Environment and Sustainability Interest

The following resource will give you a sense of the depth and breadth of UC Irvine faculty commitment to environmental and sustainability-related research. Together, the Office of Administrative and Business Services and Sustainability Initiative update the catalog each spring. Visit www.sustainability.uci.edu to access the 2014 catalog.

Name Title Home Department Research Type More Information
Shahram Lotfipour Director, Center for Trauma and Injury Prevention Research, and Professor Medicine reducing the burden of injury through screening and brief intervention for alcohol in the ED and trauma setting
Catherine “Kate” Loudon Senior Lecturer Ecology & Evolutionary Biology biomechanics, insect physiology, sensory ecology
John S. Lowengrub Professor Mathematics modeling of photovoltaic material growth
Ulrike Luderer Director, Environmental Toxicology Graduate Program, Associate Professor Medicine reproductive toxicology, developmental toxicology
Cecelia Lynch Director, International Studies, and Professor Political Science international humanitarianism and sustainability, non-governmental organization work in Africa and Middle East, blog editor: The CIHA Blog
Gudrun Magnusdottir Professor Earth System Science atmospheric dynamics, climate dynamics, atmospheric/ocean interactions, atmospheric/sea-ice interactions
Adam Martiny Associate Professor Earth System Science microbiology, environmental genomics, oceanography
Jennifer Martiny Professor Ecology & Evolutionary Biology community ecology, microbial diversity, and global change biology
Richard A. Matthew Founding Director, Center for Unconventional Security Affairs, and Senior Fellow, International Institute for Sustainable Development, and Senior Member, United Nations Expert Group on Environment, Conflict and Peace, and Professor Planning, Policy & Design security implications of unsustainable process and systems, challenges of implementing sustainability into post-conflict peacebuilding and post-disaster reconstruction, and the use of social media to educate and mobilize around sustainability
William M. Maurer Professor Anthropology anthropology of law, globalization, anthropology of money and finance; gender and kinship
Melissa Mazmanian Assistant Professor Informatics mobile communication technologies and sustainable lives, socio-materiality and information technologies, organizational coordination and communication practices
Sanjoy Mazumdar Professor Planning, Policy & Design passive techniques for the design of buildings and professional requirements for sustainability (e.g., LEED)
Christopher Eric McCoy Assistant Clinical Professor Emergency Medicine reducing the burden of disease and improving healthcare systems via emergency medicine and disaster management simulation development and training
Vince McDonell Associate Director, UC Irvine Combustion Laboratory Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering characterization of and application of advanced diagnostics and modeling to alternative and renewable liquid and gaseous fuels for advanced combustion and distributed generation systems
Martin C. McGuire Professor Emeritus Economics political economy of redistribution, social investment, and conflict resolution; international conflict, economic development and strategic competition; international trade and security