Environmental Studies at ESF
The Environmental Studies program emphasizes interdisciplinary social science, humanities and natural science approaches to environmental understanding and stewardship.
ES programs maintain a strong academic orientation, facilitating student and faculty engagement with fundamental environmental challenges and dynamics such as multiple and conflicting levels of environmental governance, participatory democracy, sustainable development, uses and limits of scientific prediction, discourses of environment, cultural expressions of nature, risk, and ecological sustainability.
- Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
- Master of Professional Studies (M.P.S.)
- Master of Science (M.S.)
- Graduate certificates
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D., offered through ESF's interdepartmental Graduate Program in Environmental Science)
Located in Syracuse, New York, nestled between the beautiful Finger Lakes region and the Adirondack Mountains, our department is home to the state's premier Environmental Studies undergraduate and graduate degree programs, as well as ESF's outstanding Environmental Writing Program. With a campus neighboring Syracuse University, students at ESF experience a small campus community along with the resources a large university has to offer.
Environmental Studies Seminar Series 2021-22
You are invited to SUNY-ESF's Department of Environmental Studies Fall Colloquium Series. Our first speaker is Dr. Andrea Feldpausch-Parker. Dr. Feldpausch-Parker's talk will focus how to bring democratic practice to the forefront of climate and energy action and the growing energy democracy social movement.
When: Oct 1, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Environmental studies seminar series 2021-22. The aim of the is "Engaging diverse publics around complex environmental issues". Dr. Andrea Feldpausch-Parker is presenting on Friday October 1, from 12 noon to 1:30 pm. The topic of the presentation is "The future of energy: energy democracy" . The registration link is given. There is an artwork image of three windmills on either side, 2 flowers and 2 fists in the middle with buldings in the background. Dr. Feldpausch-Parker's current work addresses the need for a research agenda and framework for the growing energy democracy social movement. Her talk will showcase a research framework meant to inform both scholarship and practice, in an attech to bring democratic practice to the forefront of climate and energy action. The image of smiling Dr. Andrea. Her bio read: Dr. Andrea Feldpausch-Parker is an Associate Professor of Science and Environmental Communication in the Department of Environmental Studies at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF). Her research is transdisciplinary in nature, focusing on science and environmental communication. This event is sponsored by the Randolph G. Pack Institute.
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