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Program Administrators
Alexandra Lutz
Alexandra Lutz
Director, Graduate Program of Hydrologic Sciences; Associate Research Professor
(775) 673-7418
3705
All University faculty Hydrology
Christine Albano
Christine Albano
Assistant Research Professor She/Her
(775) 673-7689
3704 3880
All University faculty Hydrology scott, ecohydrology, hydrology, environment, forestry, ecology, ecophysiology
Scott Allen
Scott Allen
Assistant Professor, Ecohydrology & Physiological Ecology
775-784-4020
FA 217
3704 3880 scott, ecohydrology, hydrology, environment, forestry, ecology, ecophysiology
Hydrogeology All University faculty
Braimah Apambire
Braimah Apambire
Senior Director CIWAS at DRI
(775) 673-7446
3879 3704
Accepting new students All University faculty ice cores, microplastics, human impacts, pollution, climate, coral reefs, citizen science, science communications
Monica Arienzo
Monica Arienzo
Assistant Research Professor, Hydrology She, her, hers
(775) 673-7693
6755 3704 ice cores, microplastics, human impacts, pollution, climate, coral reefs, citizen science, science communications
Ecohydrology Climate science All University faculty
Jay Arnone
Jay Arnone
(775) 673-7445
3876 3875 3704
All University faculty Hydrology
Steven Bacon
Steven Bacon
Associate Research Professor, Geology
(775) 673-7473
3704 3880
Modeling Accepting new students All University faculty
Markus Berli
Markus Berli
Associate Research Professor, Environmental Physics
(702) 862-5452
3882 6755 3704
Ecohydrology
Franco Biondi
Franco Biondi
Professor, Ecoclimatology/Tree Rings
775-784-6921
FA 220b
3876
Accepting new students All University faculty
Joanna Blaszczak
Joanna Blaszczak
Assistant Professor, Freshwater Ecology & Biogeochemistry
FA 119
6755 3704
Hydrogeology Modeling Climate science All University faculty All Desert Research Institute (DRI) faculty Hydrology
Gabrielle Boisrame
Gabrielle Boisrame
Assistant Research Professor, Environmental Engineer She, her
(702) 862-5461
3879 3882 3875 3704 4612 3880
All University faculty All Desert Research Institute (DRI) faculty Hydrology
Rosemary Carroll
Rosemary Carroll
Research Professor, Hydrology
3704 4612 3880
All University faculty
Sudeep Chandra
Sudeep Chandra
Director of the Ozmen Institute for Global Studies, Director of the Global Water Center, Professor He/him/his
(775) 784-6221
FA 221
3704
All University faculty Hydrology
Nathan Chellman
Nathan Chellman
Assistant Research Professor, Snow and Ice Hydrology
(775) 673-7424
3704 3880
All University faculty
Adam Csank
Adam Csank
Geography Department Chair, Associate Professor He/him/his
(775) 784-6663
MS 108A
3704
All University faculty
George Danko
George Danko
Professor, Mining & Metallurgical Engineering
(775) 784-4284
3704
All University faculty
Keith Dennett
Keith Dennett
Associate Professor
(775) 784-4056
SEM 226
3704
All University faculty
Mae Gustin
Mae Gustin
Professor, Environmental Geochemistry
775-784-4203
FA 126
3704
Accepting new students All University faculty
Erin Hanan
Erin Hanan
Assistant Professor, Fire & Ecosystem Ecology
775-682-8147
FA 239b
6755 3704
All University faculty
David Hanigan
David Hanigan
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7517
SEM 124G
3704
Accepting new students All University faculty
Adrian Harpold
Adrian Harpold
Associate Professor, Mountain Ecohydrology
775-784-6759
FA 125
6755 3704
Hydrogeology Ecohydrology Climate science All University faculty Hydrology
Mark Hausner
Mark Hausner
Associate Research Professor
(775) 673-7352
3879 3876 3875 3704 3880
All University faculty
Sage R. Hiibel
Sage R. Hiibel
Associate Professor
(775) 327-2260
LMR 305
3704
Ecohydrology Climate science All University faculty Hydrology
Justin Huntington
Justin Huntington
Research Professor
(775) 673-7670
3876 3875 3704 3880
Ecohydrology Climate science All University faculty
Richard Jasoni
Richard Jasoni
Associate Research Scientist
(775) 673-7472
3876 3875 3704
Accepting new students All University faculty Hydrology
Kaitlin Keegan
Kaitlin Keegan
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-6049
LME 407
6755 3704 3880
Accepting new students All University faculty
Elizabeth Koebele
Elizabeth Koebele, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7668
TB 226
6755 3704
All University faculty Hydrology
Alexandra Lutz
Alexandra Lutz
Director, Graduate Program of Hydrologic Sciences; Associate Research Professor
(775) 673-7418
3704 3880
All University faculty
Eric Marchand
Eric Marchand
Associate Professor, Associate Chair for Undergraduate Affairs
(775) 784-6817
SEM 220
3704
All University faculty All Desert Research Institute (DRI) faculty Hydrology
Maureen McCarthy
Maureen McCarthy
Research Professor, Environmental Science
3704 4612 3880
All University faculty
Scott McCoy
Scott McCoy
Associate Professor, Peter Vardy Endowed Professor in Engineering Geology
(775) 682-7205
LME 411
3704
All University faculty Hydrology
Ken McGwire
Ken McGwire
Associate Research Professor
(775) 673-7324
3704 3880
Geochemistry
Alison Murray
Alison Murray
Research Professor, Biology
(775) 673-7361
3877
All University faculty
Paula Noble
Paula Noble
Geological Sciences and Engineering Department Chair, Professor She/her/hers
(775) 784-6211
LME 403
3704
All University faculty
Anne Nolin
Anne Nolin
Professor, Department of Geography She/her/hers
(775) 682-6804
MS 204
3704
All University faculty
Anna (Ania) Panorska
Anna (Ania) Panorska
Professor
(775) 784-6548
DMSC 222
3704
Geochemistry Hydrogeology All University faculty
Rishi Parashar
Rishi Parashar
Associate Research Professor
(775) 673-7496
3877 3879 3704
Geochemistry Hydrogeology Modeling All University faculty All Desert Research Institute (DRI) faculty Hydrology reactive flow and transport in porous media, hydrogeochemistry, biogeochemical modeling, machine learning
Lazaro Perez
Lazaro Perez
Assistant Research Professor, Hydrology
(775) 673-7696
3877 3879 3882 3704 4612 3880 reactive flow and transport in porous media, hydrogeochemistry, biogeochemical modeling, machine learning
All University faculty
Simon Poulson
Simon Poulson
Research Professor
(775) 784-1104
LME 475
3704
All University faculty
Joel Scheingross
Joel Scheingross
Assistant Professor; DGSE Geoscience For All Committee Chair He/him/his
775-682-9839
LMR 356
3704
All University faculty Economics, Loretta Singletary
Loretta Singletary
Loretta Singletary
Professor of Economics, Interdisciplinary Outreach Liaison
(775) 682-9138
AB 521D
3704 Economics, Loretta Singletary
All University faculty All Desert Research Institute (DRI) faculty Hydrology geochronology, soil geomorphology, quaternary geology, arid land research, surficial geologic mapping
Brad Sion
Brad Sion
Assistant Research Professor, Geomorphology
(775) 673-7308
3704 4612 3880 geochronology, soil geomorphology, quaternary geology, arid land research, surficial geologic mapping
All University faculty
Paul Verburg
Paul Verburg
Associate Professor, Soil Science
775-784-4019
FA 129a
3704
All University faculty
Yu (Frank) Yang
Yu (Frank) Yang
Associate Professor
(775) 682-6609
SEM 349C
3704
 

Adjunct faculty

David Kreamer

Professor of Hydrology, UNLV | dave.kreamer@unlv.edu

Ramon Naranjo

Research Hydrologist, U.S Geological Survey | rnaranjo@usgs.gov

Laurel Saito

Nevada Water Strategy Director of the Nature Conservancy and President of the Nevada Water Resources Association | laurel.saito@tnc.org

Shawn Stoddard

Truckee Meadows Water Authority | sstoddard@tmwa.com

 

Emeritus faculty

Ken Adams

Research Professor Emeritus, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences, Desert Research Institute | Ken.Adams@dri.edu

Tom Bullard

Associate Research Professor Emeritus, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences, Desert Research Institute | Tom.Bullard@dri.edu

Jim Thomas

Research Professor Emeritus, Hydrologic Sciences, Desert Research InstituteJim.Thomas@dri.edu