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Faculty Bios

The outstanding faculty in the Master of Environmental Studies program brings a combination of world-class academic research skills and real-world experiences across many sectors to the classroom. Our faculty members are deeply invested in mentoring and guiding students to finding the best uses for their experience and education, both at Penn and in their careers beyond graduation. Students work closely with these faculty and fellow researchers on independent study and capstone research projects. Read on to learn more.

Director, Professional Master's Programs in Earth and Environmental Science

Lecturer, Master of Environmental Studies

Lecturer, Master of Environmental Studies

Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Suez Water Technologies & Solutions

Linda Froelich

Global Sustainability Director and Responsible Care Coordinator
FMC Corporation

University of Pennsylvania, Professor and Department Chair, Earth & Environmental Science

Senior Outreach Associate, Director, Laurels Preserve, Brandywine Conservancy

Lecturer & Advisor, Master of Environmental Studies

Charles Iceland

Director of Global and National Water Initiatives
World Resources Institute (WRI)

Director of Bird Conservation, Willistown Conservation Trust

Lecturer, Master of Environmental Studies

Lecturer & Advisor, Master of Environmental Studies

US Environmental Protection Agency – Region 3, Regional Judicial Officer/Presiding Officer

President, Global Water Strategies

Mitigation Liaison to the State of New Jersey, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Professor of Practice, University of Pennsylvania

Professor of Landscape Architecture; Co-director, Cartographic Modeling Laboratory

Lecturer & Advisor, Master of Environmental Studies

Penn and the environment

Program Resources

Penn has many policies and projects in place to better the environment.

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MES Virtual Café

MES Virtual Cafe

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for an online chat, hosted live from noon - 1 p.m.

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