Advisors and Partners

Faculty Advisors

Academic Oversight Committee
Natural Resources Conflict Resolution Program

Several faculty at The University of Montana helped the Center create a Natural Resource Conflict Resolution Program.  Four faculty members serve as the Academic Oversight Committee of the program. 

  • Jim Burchfield, Dean, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • Christopher Comer, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Larry Gianchetta, Dean, School of Business Administration
  • Irma Russell, Dean, School of Law

University of Montana Network

The Center regularly seeks input and advice from a number of faculty across campus. Participants of this informal network include:

  • David Aronofsky, Chief Legal Counsel and Adjunct Professor, School of Law
  • Jill Belsky, Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Keith Bosack, Assistant Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Len Broberg, Professor and Director, Environmental Studies Program
  • Martin Burke, Regent's Professor, School of Law
  • Eduardo Capulong, Associate Professor, School of Law
  • William Corbett, Professor, School of Law
  • Ray Cross, Professor, School of Law
  • Dan Dwyer, Vice President for Research and Development, The University of Montana
  • Royce Engstrom, President, The University of Montana
  • Jim Foley, Executive Vice President, The University of Montana
  • Wayne Freimund, Professor, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • Rick Graetz, Lecturing Professor, Department of Geography
  • Jeffrey Gritzner, Professor, Department of Geography
  • Jeff Greene, Professor, Department of Political Science
  • Kari Harris, Associate Professor, Professor School of Public and Community Health Sciences
  • Sarah Halvorson, Associate Professor, Geography
  • Andrew King-Ries, Associate Professor, School of Law
  • Otto Koester, Associate Director, Mansfield Center
  • Mehrdad Kia, Associate Provost for International Programs
  • Greg Larson, Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • James Lopach, Chair and Professor, Department of Political Science
  • Deena Mansour, Project Manager, Mansfield Center
  • Michelle Bryan Mudd, Assistant Professor, School of Law
  • Martin Nie, Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Curtis Noonan, Associate Professor, Center for Environmental Health Sciences
  • Nicky Phear, Program Coordinator, Climate Change Studies Program
  • Dan Pletscher, Professor and Chair, Wildlife Biology Program
  • Steve Schwarze , Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • Dane Scott, Director, Center for Ethics
  • David Shively, Associate Professor, Department of Geography
  • Steve Siebert, Professor and Director, International Resources Management Option, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • Alan Sillars, Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • Larry Swanson, Director, Center for the Rocky Mountain West
  • Jon Tompkins, Associate Dean and Professor, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Vicki Watson, Professor, Environmental Studies Program
  • Laurie Yung, Assistant Profressor, Department of Society and Conservation and Director, Wilderness Institute

Organizational Partners

The work of the Center would not be possible without partnerships among a variety of agencies, organizations, institutions, and departments. The following links take you to the web sites of our partners.

The University of Montana

Foundations

State Agencies

Federal Agencies

Non-Government Organizations

Academic Institutions