Flora Lu            Welcome

Flora Lu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Studies at UC Santa Cruz.  She received her A.B. in Human Biology with honors from Stanford University in 1993 and Ph.D. in Ecology from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1999. A National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow, UNC Royster Society Fellow, Lang Post-doctoral Fellow at Stanford University, and Stanford Distinguished Alumni Scholar, Flora has published in Conservation Biology, Human Ecology, Current Anthropology, Conservation and Society, Population Environment, and World Development.  She is lead author of two books: Modos de Vivir y Sobrevivir: Un Estudio Transcultural de Cinco Etnias en la Amazonia Ecuatoriana (2012) and Integración al Mercado y Salud Indígena en el Nororiente Ecuatoriano (forthcoming), both published by Abya Yala, the top academic press in Ecuador.


Flora Lu

Environmental Studies.

UC Santa Cruz

1156 High Street

Santa Cruz, CA  95064

Office Phone: (831) 459-1994

Email: floralu@ucsc.edu