Our Team
Meet our multi-disciplinary team from five participating universities.
Household Intervention Team
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FEWCON Project Manager (MTU)
Ryan 
Cook

Anthropologist 

fewcon@mtu.edu

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Co-Principal Investigator (Rutgers)
Rachael Shwom

Associate Professor

Department of Human Ecology

 

shwomrac@sebs.rutgers.edu

848-932-9235

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Co-Principal Investigator (MTU)
Chelsea Schelly

Associate Professor of Sociology

cschelly@mtu.edu

906-487-1759

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Researcher (USFS)
Kristin Floress

Research Social Scientist

U.S. Forest Service

 

kfloress@fs.fed.us

224-999-4051

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Researcher (MTU)
Kathleen Halvorsen

Professor of Natural Resource Policy, SFRES

Social Sciences and SFRES

kehalvor@mtu.edu

906-487-2824

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Researcher (Rutgers)
Cara Cuite

Assistant Extension Specialist, Department of Human Ecology

 

cuite@rutgers.edu

848-932-4544

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Graduate Student (MTU)
William Lytle
Graduate Student (Rutgers)
Holly Berman
Graduate Student (MTU)
Jacob Slattery

PhD Student

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PhD Student

Full Research Team
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Principal Investigator (MTU)
David Watkins
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Co-Principal Investigator (PSU)
Jennifer Evans
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Researcher (PSU)
Jose Fuentes

Distinguished Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

 

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Researcher (MTU)
Robert Handler

Operations Manager/Senior Research Engineer, Sustainable Futures Institute

 

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Researcher (UMN)
Timothy Smith

Director of the NorthStar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise at the Institute on the Environment

 

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Director, Institute for CyberScience

Professor of Meteorology

 

Researcher (MTU)
Daisuke Minakata

Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Affiliated Assistant Professor Depts. of Chemistry and Physics

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Researcher (DC)
Elizabeth Wilson

Director of the Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society

 

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Professor of Meteorology

 

 

 

Researcher (MTU)
Charles Wallace

Associate Professor, Computer Science

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Co-Principal Investigator (ASU)
Datu Buyung Agustdinata

Assistant Professor, School of Sustainability

 

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Graduate Student (MTU)
Jessica Daignault
Graduate Student (ASU)
Muhammed Adnan Hanif
Graduate Student (PSU)
Drew Polasky

PhD Student

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Post Doctoral Researcher (UMN)
Mo Li

Post Doc

 

 PhD Student

 

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Post Doctoral Researcher (UMN)
Yi Yang

Post Doc

PhD Student

 

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Graduate Student (MTU)
Nichole Mackey

MS Student