Faculty and Staff

Environmental Studies Faculty and Staff

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Joni Balter

Institute of Public Service Professional in Residence

Phone: 206.296.5440

Building/Room: Casey 2W

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Rob Efird, PhD

PhD, Socio-cultural Anthropology

Professor, Anthropology and Sociology
Asian Studies Program

Phone: 206.296.5388

Building/Room: Casey 310-09

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Kimberly Gawlik, JD

BS, Biology JD

Senior Administrative Assistant:
Institute of Public Service, Environmental Studies

Phone: 206.296.5440

Building/Room: Casey 210

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Lyn Gualtieri, Ph.D.

PhD, Environmental Science

Senior Instructor

Phone: 206-296-5531

Building/Room: ENGR 517

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Tanya Hayes, PhD

PhD, Political Science and Public Affairs

Program Director, Environmental Studies
Associate Appointment, Institute of Public Service, Public Affairs

Phone: 206.296.5485

Building/Room: Casey 210-05

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Diana Kimani, PhD

PhD, Economics

Adjunct Faculty

Phone: 2026-296-5440

Building/Room: Casey 210

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Heidi Liere, PhD

PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Assistant Professor

Phone: 206-398-4035

Building/Room: Casey 210-12

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Gordon Miller, PhD

PhD, MPhil, History and Philosophy of Science

Adjunct Professor, Environmental Studies

Phone: 206.296.2067

Building/Room: Casey 230-04

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Felipe Murtinho, PhD

PhD, Geography

Associate Professor, International Studies
Associate Appointment, Institute of Public Service

Phone: 206.296.2088

Building/Room: Casey 310-18

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Trileigh Tucker, PhD

PhD, Geology

Professor Emerita

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Sam Howe Verhovek, BA

BA, American Studies

Adjunct Faculty

Phone: 206-296-5440

Building/Room: Casey 210

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Brian Whiting, PhD

PhD, Geology

Adjunct Faculty, Environmental Studies

Phone: 206.296.5440

Building/Room: Casey 230-04

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Marie Rose Wong, PhD

PhD, Urban Design and Planning

Associate Professor, Institute of Public Service
Associate Appointment, Asian Studies Program and Public Affairs

Phone: 206.296.5430

Building/Room: Casey 210-16