Current / Past Lab Members

Erika Zavaleta (Professor)



Dr. Blair McLaughlin: Visiting Researcher, climate change impacts on ecological communities.




Flavia Oliveira (Ph.D.): Exploring social-ecological resilience in the context of traditional and communal land use and management within the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.



Sarah Skikne (Ph.D.): Adaptation of conservation practices in light of range shifts induced by climate change.



Dr. Justin Cummings: Director, UCSC Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program.



Bronwen Stanford (Ph.D.): Investigating restoration and mitigation outcomes for people and the environment, and the feasibility of landscape-scale management approaches.



Paulo Quadri (Ph.D.): Exploring the key aspects of social and ecological vulnerability to climate change across urban, rural and natural systems.