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Janani Rangarajan
IIT Madras’s Rural Technology and Business Incubator (RTBI)
  • January 2008- July 2009: Master of Philosophy in Mathematics under Vinayaka Missions University.
  • July 2005 –April 2007: Master of Sciences, majoring in Mathematics at Madras Institute of Technology, more...
Paul Raskin
Tellus Institute
Paul Raskin is the founding President of the Tellus Institute, and founder of the Global Scenario Group and the Great Transition Initiative. The overarching theme of his work has been developing visions and strategies for more...
Benjamin Redekop
Christopher Newport University
Benjamin W. Redekop is Associate Professor of Leadership and American Studies at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia. His publications include Enlightenment and Community (Montreal: McGill- Queen’s more...
Ronald Riggio
Claremont McKenna College
James Rojas
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Paul Rosier
Villanova University
Paul C. Rosier received his Ph.D. in American History from the University of Rochester in 1998. Dr. Rosier serves as Associate Professor of History at Villanova University (Villanova, Pennsylvania), where he teaches American more...
Frank Rosillo-Calle
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
Dr Frank Rosillo-Calle is currently an Honorary Research Fellow, Imperial College London. He has 30+ years experience on bioenergy and related areas and published extensively. His latest book, (2010) is Food versus Fuel more...
Marcy Ross
Formerly Berkshire Publishing Group
Marcy Ross has been a staff editor on more than a dozen Berkshire projects including the Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, the Encyclopedia of Community, the Encyclopedia of Homelessness, and the more...
Heidi Ross
Indiana University
Heidi Ross is Director of the East Asian Studies Center and Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at Indiana University. She is also Co-director of the Australian National University-Indiana University Pan more...
Allen Sack
University of New Haven
Dr. Allen L. Sack earned his BA in sociology from the University of Notre Dame in 1967. While at Notre Dame he played defensive end on Ara Parseghian’s 1966 National Championship football team and was drafted by the Los more...
Sonya Salamon
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Sonya Salamon is professor of community studies in the Department of Human and Community Development at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has studied Illinois rural communities, as well as families and more...
Frank Salamone
Iona College and University of Phoenix
Frank A. Salamone has edited and written a number of books, including Gods and Goods in Africa, The Yanomami and Theri Interpreters, Popular Culture in the Fifties, The Italians of Rochester, NY, more...
A. Whitney Sanford
University of Florida
A. Whitney Sanford is an Associate Professor in the Department of Religion at the University of Florida, focusing on the intersection of religion, sustainable agriculture and social justice, particularly in the global South. more...
Oswald Schmitz
Yale University
Professor Schmitz’s research examines the dynamics and structure of terrestrial food webs. His specific focus is on plant-herbivore interactions and how they are shaped by carnivores and soil-nutrient levels, both at the more...
James Sellmann
University of Guam
James D. Sellmann is the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and professor of Philosophy and Micronesian Studies at the University of Guam. He was awarded B.A. degrees in Psychology, and Philosophy from more...
Marilyn Shea
University of Maine, Farmington
Lei Shen
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). General Secretary of the China Society of Natural Resources (CSNR). Deputy Director of the Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Security at the Institute of Geographic more...
Michael Shuman
Business Alliance for Local Living Economies
Michael Shuman is a Stanford-trained attorney and economist. He currently runs two institutions: Bay Friendly Chicken Inc., a community-owned poultry company in Maryland; and the Green Policy Institute, which undertakes more...
Charlotte Smith
WM Healthcare Solutions; PharmEcology Services
Charlotte Smith is Director of PharmEcology Services, part of Waste Management Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (WMHS), a Waste Management company. She founded PharmEcology Associates, LLC in 2000 and sold the company to WMHS more...
William Smith
Wake Forest University
William K. Smith is the Charles H. Babcock Chaired Professor in Botany at Wake Forest University. He received his PhD from UCLA and was formerly at the University of Wyoming for over 15 years. His research focuses on the more...
Georgia Sorenson
University of Maryland
Georgia Sorenson is a Visiting Senior Scholar at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, University of Richmond and a Senior Scholar and Founder of the James MacGregor Burns Academy of Leadership, University of Maryland. more...
Joachim Spangenberg
Helmholtz Centre for Environment Research, Halle, Germany
Joachim H. Spangenberg is a senior scientist at the Helmholtz Centre for Environment Research UFZ in Germany. His work focuses on sustainable development strategies, policies and indicators, including a focus on sustainable more...
Frederick Steiner
The University of Texas at Austin
Frederick Steiner is an environmental planner who teaches courses in landscape architecture and community and regional planning. He is the dean of the School of Architecture and Henry M. Rockwell Chair in Architecture, The more...
Maggie Stevens
University of Tennessee
Maggie Stevens has a M.S. in Forestry from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, having recently completed her thesis research in Brazil working with the expanding eucalyptus industry. With an undergraduate degree in more...
Emma Stewart
Corporate environmental strategy specialist
Emma Stewart, Ph.D., is currently Senior Manager of AEC Sustainability at Autodesk, where she spearheads the design software company’s efforts to make sustainable design easy, cost-effective and routine across the building more...
Chee-Beng Tan
Sun Yat-sen University

Tan Chee-Beng is a Distinguished Professor at Sun Yat-sen University, China. He is a cultural anthropologist who has conducted research in Malaysia and China. He has written widely on the food, culture, ethnicity, and more...

Mario Testa
University of Salerno
Mario Testa obtained a First-Class Honours Degree in Economics at the University of Salerno; he won a scholarship to study corporate social responsibility issues in depth at the Center for Business Ethics at Bentley College more...
Holly Thorpe
University of Waikato
New Zealand
Douglas Booth and Holly Thorpe work at the Department of Sport and Leisure Studies in the School of Education at the University of Waikato, on the North Island of New Zealand. They have published widely on extreme and alternative more...
Rachel Denae Thrasher
Boston University
Rachel Thrasher provides legal analysis at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future for issues such as trade and development. She completed her Master's degree in International Relations at more...
Erkan Topal
Curtin University
Dr. Erkan Topal is a mining engineer with degrees in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines in the USA. He is currently an Associate Professor and Head of the Mining Engineering Department at Western Australia more...
Mary Evelyn Tucker
Yale University
Mary Evelyn Tucker is a Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar at Yale University where she has appointments in the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies as well as the Divinity School and the Department of Religious more...
Wayne van Zwoll
National Shooting Sports Foundation
Dr. Wayne van Zwoll has written about the shooting sports for 37 years. He has authored 14 books and published more than 2,500 articles and columns in over two dozen hunting and shooting magazines. He is a contributing editor more...
Daniel Vasey
Divine Word College
Dan Vasey is Professor Emeritus at Divine Word College. A human ecologist with broad interests but principal research experience in population and agriculture, his publications include An Ecological History of Agriculture: more...
Gregory Veeck
Western Michigan University
Eduard Vermeer
International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden
Eduard B. Vermeer (67) taught economy and history of China at Leiden University, and was Chairman of the Finnish Graduate School of Asian Studies. Now he is an affiliated fellow at the International Institute of Asian Studies more...
Wayne Visser
CSR International
United Kingdom
Wayne Visser is Founder and Director of the think-tank CSR International and the author of twelve books, including nine on the role of business in society, such as more...
Christina Voigt
University of Oslo
Dr. Christina Voigt is associate professor at the Department of Public and International law, University of Oslo, Norway. She received her legal education in Germany, holds a Master of Laws in Environmental Law degree (LL.M.-Envir) more...
Susan Wachter
University of Pennsylvania
Susan M. Wachter is the Richard B. Worley Professor of Financial Management, and Professor of Real Estate and Finance at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania as well as co-director, Penn Institute for Urban more...
Sandra Waddock
Boston College
Sandra Waddock is Galligan Chair of Strategy and Professor of Management at Boston College's Carroll School of Management. Recent books include more...
Gernot Wagner
Environmental Defense Fund
Gernot Wagner is an economist in the Climate and Air Program of the Environmental Defense Fund. He specializes on global greenhouse gas emission reduction pathways and works on developing and applying economically sound more...
Minjuan Wang
San Diego State University
Dr. Minjuan Wang is Professor of Educational Technology at San Diego State University (SDSU). She teaches Methods of Inquiry, Designing and Developing for the Global Audience, Mobile learning design, Technologies for Course more...
William Wedenoja
Missouri State University
Dr. Wedenoja taught at Southwestern College, Miramar College, the University of California at Santa Cruz and the University of California at San Diego before joining the SMSU faculty in 1979. He is the coordinator of the more...
Barry Wellman
University of Toronto
Barry Wellman is a professor of sociology at the University of Toronto and director of the NetLab at the university’s Centre for Urban and Community Studies. He is also chair-emeritus of the Community and Urban Sociology more...
Andrew Wells-Dang
Independent scholar, Hoi An, Vietnam
Andrew Wells-Dang is an international specialist on civil society, networks and governance, based in Hoi An, Vietnam. Andrew holds a PhD from the University of Birmingham, England and an M.A. from the Johns Hopkins University more...
Peter Whitehouse
Case Western Reserve University
Peter J. Whitehouse, MD, PhD is Professor of Neurology as well as current or former Professor of Cognitive Science, Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Psychology, Nursing, Organizational Behavior, Bioethics and History. He is also more...
Tiffany Wise-West
University of California, Santa Cruz
Tiffany Wise-West is a professional civil engineer and PhD candidate in Environmental Studies at the University of California Santa Cruz.  Specializing in consultation on planning, design, and management of municipal infrastructure more...
Haiwang Yuan
Western Kentucky University
Fengping Zhao
Zhengzhou University
Fengping Zhao is an associate professor in the School of Public Administration, Zhengzhou University, P. R. China. Her main research interests are in the fields of social welfare, local governance, transparency, China developmental more...
Dinara Ziganshina
University of Dundee
United Kingdom
Dinara Ziganshina earned her law degree (J.D. equivalent) from the Tashkent State Institute of Law (Uzbekistan) and LL.M. in Environmental and Natural Resources Law from the University of Oregon School of Law (USA). She more...