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Important Notice 


ETP is undergoing revisions and will not be accepting applications next year (2019) for the class of 2021.  If you are interested in majoring in the kind of environmental studies represented by ETP, please consider applying to the major in Global Environments and Sustainability ( ) 


  Melissa Slogan, Program Administrator

   Master of Landscape Architecture Candidate, 2019
   University of Virginia School of Architecture


Richard Handler, Interim Director, Environmental Thought & Practice  Richard Handler, Acting Director

  Professor and Director of Global Studies Program, Department of Anthropology
  College of Arts and Sciences
  (434) 982-2166






    Tim Beatley, Affiliated Faculty

      Professor, Urban and Environmental Planning





    James Igoe, Affiliated Faculty

      Associate Professor, Anthropology







    Willis Jenkins, Affiliated Faculty

      Associate Professor, Religion, Ethics and Environment








    Mary Kuhn, ETP Advisor

      Assistant Professor, English and ETP







    Manuel Lerdau, ETP Advisor

     Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences