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.

  • Larry Abramson, Dean, School of Journalism
  • Chris Comer, Dean, College of Humanities and Sciences
  • Tom DeLuca, Dean, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • Paul Kirgis, Dean, School of Law
  • Christopher Shook, Dean, School of Business Administration

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
  • Michelle Bryan, Professor, School of Law
  • Eduardo Capulong, Associate Professor, School of Law
  • Brian Chaffin, Assistant Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Chris Comer, Dean, College of Humanties and Sciences
  • Natalie Dawson, Director, Wilderness Institute
  • Tom DeLuca, Dean, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • 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
  • Paul Kirgis, Dean, School of Law
  • Greg Larson, Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • Deena Mansour, Project Manager, Mansfield Center
  • Alex Metcalf, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Monte Mills, Assistant Professor, School of Law
  • Martin Nie, Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Curtis Noonan, Associate Professor, Center for Environmental Health Sciences
  • Mike Patterson, Associate Dean, College of Forestry and Conservation
  • Christopher Preston, Professor, Department of Philosophy
  • Sara Rinfret, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
  • Robin Saha, Associate Professor, Environmental Studies Program
  • Christopher Shook, Dean, School of Business Administration
  • Steve Schwarze , Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • Dane Scott, Director, Center for Ethics
  • David Shively, Associate Professor, Department of Geography
  • Alan Sillars, Professor, Department of Communication Studies
  • Jennifer Thomsen, Assistant Professor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Laurie Yung, Assistant Profressor, Department of Society and Conservation
  • Sandra Zellmer, Distinguished Visiting Professor, School of Law

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