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Course Fall 2024 Spring 2025 Fall Spring
511 1.5 Credits
Ecological Foundations for Environmental Managers (Fall-2 Oct 21-Dec 6)

Schmitz
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
512 1.5 Credits
Microeconomic Foundations for Environmental Managers (Fall 1 Aug 28- Oct 11)

Kotchen
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
521 1.5 Credits
Physical Science Foundations for Environmental Managers

Anisfeld
W - 9:00-10:20
522 1.5 Credits
Human Science Foundations for Environmental Managers

Doolittle
Tu - 4:00-5:20
550 3 Credits
Natural Science Research: From Idea to Proposal

Lauenroth
Tu,Th - 9:00-10:20
551 3 Credits
Qualitative Inquiry and Research Design

Doolittle
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
552 0 Credits
Master's Student Research Colloquium

Faculty
TBA - TBA
553 3 Credits
Perspectives: Environmental Leadership

Boyd
Tu - 9:00-10:20 & TBD Discussion section
568 1.5 Credits
Geoengineering in the Context of Climate Overshoot (Fall-1 Aug 28-Oct 11)

Smith
Tu - 2:30-5:20
573 3 Credits
Urban Ecology for Local and Regional Decision Making

Grove
W - 1:00-3:50
586 3 Credits
Fisheries & Aquaculture

Freidenburg
TBA - TBA
592 3 Credits
Documentary Film Workshop

Musser
T-7:00pm-10:00pm & W 3:30-5:20

Musser
TBA - TBA
594 3 Credits
Global Carbon Cycle

Denning
M,W - 9:00-10:20
603 3 Credits
Environmental Data Visualization for Communication

Queenborough
M,W - 9:00-10:20
604 1.5 Credits
Public Health Entrepreneurship (Spring-2)

Chahine
TBA - TBA
605 3 Credits
Environmental Risk Communication

Schwarz
Th - 2:30-5:20
610 3 Credits
Managing Ecosystems for Climate Change Solutions

Brando
Tu,Th - 1:00-2:20
613 3 Credits
Writing for a Changing Environment

Wilson
TBA - TBA
617 3 Credits
Real World Environmental Data Science

Grewal
TBA - TBA
618 3 Credits
Anthropology of Smallholder Agriculture in Developing Countries

Carpenter
Tu - 1:00-3:50
620 3 Credits
History of Environmental Thought and Activism

Taylor
TBA - TBA
621 3 Credits
The Ministry for the Future: Exploring The Science and Politics of Climate Solutions through Fiction

Sanford
W - 1:00-3:50
626 1 Credit
Writing for Publication in the Natural Sciences

Queenborough
TBA - TBA
630 3 Credits
The Physical Science of Climate Change

Raymond
TBA - TBA
632 3 Credits
Intro to Social Entrepreneurship

Chahine
Tentative
633 3 Credits
Critical Race Theory

Torres
Tu,Th - 2:30-3:50
634 3 Credits
Ecology of Global Drylands

Lauenroth
TBA - TBA
635 3 Credits
Renewable Energy Project Finance

Gross
TBA - TBA
636 3 Credits
Carbon Dioxide Removal

O’Rourke
M - 2:30-5:20
639 3 Credits
Food Systems and Climate Services

Hernandez-Aguilera
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
641 3 Credits
Market-Based Mechanisms for Water Management
Online
Kruse
Th - 1:00-3:50
642 3 Credits
Environmental Justice/Climate Justice

Torres
M,W - 10:30-11:50
644 3 Credits
Coastal Environments in a Changing World

Decker
Tu - 12:00-4:00
645 3 Credits
Urbanization, Global Change and Sustainability

Seto
Tu - 1:00-3:50
646 3 Credits
Regenerative Agriculture Systems

Wood
TBA - TBA
650 3 Credits
Fire Ecology and Management of the US West

Ashton
TBA - TBA
652 3 Credits
Wood: Structure and Function

Brodersen
TBA - TBA
653 1 Credit
Maple: From Tree to Table

Orefice
TBA - TBA
659 4 Credits
The Practice of Silviculture: Principles in Applied Forest Ecology (Friday field trips)

Ashton
TBA - TBA
660 3 Credits
Forest Dynamics

Duguid
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
668 1 Credit
Field Trips in Forest Resource Management and Silviculture

Ashton
Tentative
669 2 Credits
Forest Ecosystem Management and Operations (Friday field trips)
Tentative (No Semester)
670 1 Credit
Southern Forest and Forestry Field Trip

Faculty
Tentative
671 3 Credits
Temperate Woody Plant Taxonomy and Dendrology

Duguid
W - 1:00-5:00
679 3 Credits
Plant Ecophysiology

Brodersen
Tu - 1:00-3:50
683 3 or 4 Credits
Seminar in Tropical Forest Restoration

Ashton
Tentative
685 3 Credits
Engaging Landholders and Communities in Conserving and Restoring Tropical Forest Landscapes

Garen
TBA - TBA
686 3 Credits
Synthesizing Science for Policy and Practice

Bradford
M - 9:00-10:20
688 3 Credits
Forest Management and Operations

Orefice
TBA - TBA
692 3 Credits
Science and Practice of Temperate Agroforestry

Orefice
M - 2:30-5:20
694 3 Credits
Invasive Species: Ecology, Policy, and Management

Duguid
TBA - TBA
695 1 Credit
Yale Forest Forum Series: The Future of Mature and Old-Growth Forests in the U.S.

Dunning
Th - 12:00-2:00
698 3 Credits
Carbon Containment

O’Rourke
TBA - TBA
705 3 Credits
Global Climate Change: Simple, Serious, and Solvable

Denning
M,W - 1:00-2:15
707 3 Credits
Introduction to Environmental Chemistry

Benoit
TBA - TBA
712 3 Credits
Water Management

Anisfeld
M,W - 1:00-2:20
714 3 Credits
Ocean Conservation and Sustainability: Policy and Strategies

Faculty
M,W - 9:00-10:20
716 3 Credits
Renewable Energy

Oristaglio
TBA - TBA
717 3 Credits
Tropical Field Ecology

Queenborough
TBA - TBA
723 3 Credits
Wetlands Ecology, Conservation & Management

Freidenburg
Tu,Th - 9:00-10:15
725 3 Credits
Water, Energy, and Food Interconnections in a Changing Climate

Saiers
TBA - TBA
726 3 Credits
Observing Earth from Space

Lee
TBA - TBA
730 3 Credits
Environmental Data Science in R: Introduction to Data Integration and Machine Learning

Malone
Tu - 2:30-5:20
731 3 Credits
Tropical Field Botany

Michelangeli
TBA - TBA
734 3 Credits
Biological Oceanography

Decker
TBA - TBA
735 3 Credits
Hydrologic Science for Environmental Managers

Saiers
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
740 3 Credits
Understanding Environmental Philanthropy: Funding, Financing, and Grant Writing

Taylor
Tu,Th - 1:00-2:20
742 3 Credits
Fundamentals of Working with People

DeCew
TBA - TBA
744 4 Credits
Conservation Science and Landscape Planning

Schmitz
TBA - TBA
745 3 Credits
Global Human-Wildlife Interactions

Harris
M,W - 2:30-3:45
748 3 Credits
Wildlife Movement and Migration under Global Change Scenarios

Harris
Tu - 2:30-5:20
750 3 Credits
Writing the World

Klinkenborg
Tu - 2:30-5:20
751 3 Credits
Sampling Methodology and Practice

Gregoire
TBA - TBA
752 3 Credits
Ecology and Conservation of Tropical Forests

Harris
M,W - 10:30-11:50
753 3 Credits
Regression Modeling of Ecological and Environmental Data

Gregoire
M,W - 10:30-11:50
755 3 Credits
Modeling Geographic Space

Tomlin
TBA - TBA
756 3 Credits
Modeling Geographic Objects

Tomlin
Th - 1:00-3:50
757 3 Credits
Data Exploration and Analysis

Faculty
Tu,Th - 9:00-10:15

Faculty
TBA - TBA
758 3 Credits
Multivariate Data Analysis in the Environmental Sciences

Reuning-Scherer
TBA - TBA
759 3 Credits
Power, Knowledge, and the Environment: Social Science

Dove
M - 1:00-3:50
760 3 Credits
Conservation in Practice: An International Perspective

Vedder
TBA - TBA
761 3 Credits
Negotiating International Agreements: The Case of Climate Change

Biniaz
M - 1:30-3:20
762 3 Credits
Applied Math for Environmental Studies (AMES):Foundations for Measuring and Modeling Environmental and Socio-environmental Systems

Fenichel
M,W - 10:30-11:50
764 3 Credits
Sociology of Sacred Values: Modernity, Ecology, and Policy

Farrell
Th - 9:00-11:50
767 3 Credits
Tools for Conservation Project Design & Management

Vedder
TBA - TBA
771 3 Credits
Fundamentals of Green Engineering and Green Chemistry

Anastas
TBA - TBA
773 3 Credits
Air Pollution Control (APC)

Gentner
Tu,Th - 2:30-3:45
775 3 Credits
Federal Indian Law

Torres
TBA - TBA
781 3 Credits
Applied Spatial Statistics

Gregoire
TBA - TBA
782 3 Credits
Globalization Space: International Infrastructure and Extrastatecraft

Easterling
Tentative
789 3 Credits
Energy and Development

Rao
TBA - TBA
790 3 Credits
Managing the Clean Energy Transition: Contemporary Energy and Climate Change Policy Making

Faculty
F - 9:25-11:15
793 3 Credits
Abrupt Climate Change and Societal Collapse

Weiss
TBA - TBA
795 3 Credits
Nature as Capital: Merging Ecological and Economic Models

Fenichel
TBA - TBA
796 3 Credits
Biopolitics of Human-Nonhuman Relations

Dove
TBA - TBA
800 3 Credits
Energy Economics and Policy Analysis

Gillingham
TBA - TBA
802 3 Credits
Climate Finance
Tentative (No Semester)
805 1.5 Credits
Seminar on Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Gillingham
W - 3:00-4:20

Gillingham
TBA - TBA
807 3 Credits
Corporate Environmental Management and Strategy

Esty
TBA - TBA
811 3 Credits
Metrics, Tools and Indicators in Corporate Responsibility

Cort
Tentative
814 3 Credits
Energy Systems Analysis

Rao
M,W - 9:00-10:20
816 3 Credits
Electric Utilities: an Industry in Transition

Rhodes
W - 1:00-3:50
817 3 Credits
Urban, Suburban, and Regional Planning Practice

Kooris
W - 4:00-6:50
821 3 Credits
Environmental Policymaking: From Local to Global

Sanford
M,W - 10:30-11:50
823 2 Credits
Energy Law and Policy (Follows Law School Calendar)

Faculty
Tentative
824 3 Credits
Environmental Law and Policy

Klee
TBA - TBA
828 3 Credits
Risk Assessment & Management: Climate Change

Wargo
M,W - 1:00-2:20
829 3 Credits
Toward a Net-Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions Future

Esty
Tu - 4:00-6:50
834 3 Credits
Environmental Economics and Policy

Kotchen
TBA - TBA
835 1.5 Credits
Seminar on Land Use Planning (Fall-1 Aug 28-Oct 11)

Bacher
Th - 1:00-3:50
835E 1.5 Credits
Seminar on Land Use Planning (Online)

Bacher
TBA - TBA
836 3 Credits
Agrarian Societies: Culture, Society, History, and Development

Faculty
W - 1:30-3:20
838 3 Credits
Life Cycle Assessment

Yao
TBA - TBA
839 3 Credits
Power in Conservation

Carpenter
TBA - TBA
840 3 Credits
Climate Change Policy and Perspectives

Klee
M,W - 1:00-2:20
850 3 Credits
International Organizations and Conferences

Boyd
Tu - 1:00-3:50
852 3 Credits
Food Systems & US Environmental Law

Lehner
TBA - TBA
855 1 Credit
Climate Change Mitigation in Urban Areas (Dates TBD)
Tentative (No Semester)
857 3 Credits
Financing Climate Change Adaptation in Developing Countries

Kurukulasuriya
TBA - TBA
860 3 Credits
Developing Environmental Policies and Winning Campaigns

Alt
M - 2:30-5:20
878 3 Credits
Climate and Society: Past to Present

Dove
Th - 1:30-3:20
884 3 Credits
Industrial Ecology

Yao
Tu,Th - 10:30-11:50
892 3 Credits
Introduction to Planning

Faculty
M - 9:00-11:50
893 3 Credits
Principles of Risk Assessment

Vasiliou
Tentative
894 3 Credits
Green Building: Issues and Perspectives

Kops
Tu - 9:00-11:50
896 3 Credits
Public Health Toxicology

Vasiliou
Tentative
898 3 Credits
Environment and Human Health

Bell
M - 1:00-3:50
900 3 Credits
Doctoral Student Seminar and Responsible Conduct of Research

Raymond
W - 1:00-3:50
902 1 for PhD students Credits
Environmental Anthropology Colloquy

Dove
F - 1:00-3:50
905 3 Credits
Doctoral Seminar in Environmental and Energy Economics

Gillingham
Tu - 9:00-11:50
910 3 Credits
Survival Skills for Doctoral Students

Lauenroth
TBA - TBA
951 3.0 Credits
Strategic Environmental Communication

Leiserowitz
TBA - TBA
953 3 Credits
Sustainable Business Capstone Consulting

Boyd
TBA - TBA
954 3 Credits
Management Plans for Protected Areas (includes Friday and Saturday Field trips)

Ashton
M,W - 1:00-2:20
955 1 or 3 Credits
Seminar in Research Analysis, Writing and Communication in Forest Ecology

Ashton
W - 4:00-6:50

Ashton
TBA - TBA
956 3 Credits
Strategies for Land Conservation

Gentry
TBA - TBA
957 3 Credits
Field Skills in Land Stewardship

Ashton
M,W - 1:00-2:20
959 3 Credits
Clinic in Climate Justice, Climate Policy, the Law, and Public Health

Faculty
Th - 1:00-2:50
960 3 Credits
Urban Climate Solutions Capstone: New Haven Clinic

Seto
TBA - TBA
962 3 Credits
Tribal Resources and Sovereignty-Clinic

Faculty
W - 9:00-11:50
965 3 Credits
Regenerative Agriculture & Just Food Systems Lab

Faculty
W - 9:00-11:50
966 3 Credits
Sustainability Implementation: Change Management in Institutional Settings

Smiley Smith
Th - 9:00-11:50
970 3 Credits
Environmental Protection Clinic Policy and Advocacy (Follows Law School Calendar)

Kysar
Tu - 12:10-2:00

Kysar
TBA - TBA
971 3 Credits
Land Use Clinic

Bacher
TBA - TBA
972 1-4 Credits
Advanced Environmental Protection Clinic (Follows Law School Calendar)

Kysar
Tu - 12:10-2:00

Kysar
TBA - TBA
975 3 Credits
Western Lands and Communities Field Clinic: Research to Practice

Farrell
TBA - TBA
982 3 Credits
Bio-inspired Design and Engineering

Zimmerman
TBA - TBA
991 1-4 Credits
Advanced Climate, Animals, Food, and Environment Law and Policy Lab
Tentative (No Semester)