Unit Staff

Joana Chan

Joana Chan

Joana Chan

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Specializations: Urban environmental stewardship; sustainable agriculture and food systems; climate change attitudes and beliefs; social-ecological resilience; environmental justice.

Nancy Connelly

Nancy Connelly

Nancy Connelly

Research Specialist

Specializations: Incorporating human dimensions perspectives in natural resources management; risk perception and communication related to fisheries management; survey research methods.
 

Ashley Dayer

Ashley Dayer

Ashley Dayer

Research Associate at the Lab of Ornithology

Specializations: Conservation behavior of private landowners and wildlife recreationists; conservation organizational effectiveness; research-action gap; wildlife values; human-wildlife conflict; bird conservation; strategic communications; survey methodology.
 

Jennie Miller

Jennie Miller

Postdoctoral Fellow

Specializations: Wildlife conservation with a focus on large carnivores in Africa and Asia; human-carnivore coexistence and conflict; spatial ecology; sustainable trophy hunting; livestock depredation; science writing and strategic communication; innovating science-based stakeholder tools.
 

Michael Quartuch

Mike Quartuch

Michael Quartuch

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Specializations: Natural resource management; environmental attitudes, norms, and behaviors; human dimensions of wildlife; forest landowner decision making; sustainability science; stakeholder engagement; and place attachment.
 
 

William Siemer

William Siemer

William Siemer

Research Associate

Specializations: Motivations and satisfactions associated with wildlife-dependent recreation; educational program evaluation; risk perceptions associated with human-wildlife conflicts; mass media effects on wildlife-related perceptions.