University of Vermont

Core Courses

  • Introduction to Environmental Studies
  • International Environmental Studies
  • Intermediate Environmental Studies
  • Research Methods

Program Courses

  • Creating Environmentally Sustainable Communities
  • Ecofeminism
  • Landscape Natural History
  • Natural Areas Conservation and Stewardship
  • Introduction to Landscape Restoration
  • Natural History of New England
  • Religion and Ecology
  • Land Conservation: Aims and Methods
  • Unlearning Consumerism
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Interpretation
  • Ecopsychology
  • Environmental Justice
  • Drawing in the Natural World
  • Painting, Ecological Perception and Theory
  • Introduction to Herbalism
  • Ethnobotany
  • Writing Home
  • Energy and the Environment
  • Environmental Information Skills
  • Introduction to Ecological Economics
  • The Art of the Botanical Print
  • Traditional Ecological Knowledge
  • Therapeutic Herbalism
  • The Adirondacks: A Travel Study in Regional Sustainable Development
  • Land Conservation Leadership Skills
  • Field Methods in Environmental Research
  • Media Literacy and the Environment
  • Buddhism and Ecology
  • Environmental Conflict Resolution
  • Environmental Planning and International Development
  • Winter Sports Culture, Community and Economics
  • Environmental Activism
  • Landscape and Place: Burlington's Intervale
  • Vermont Wilderness: History, Science and Policy
  • Community Forestry: Home and Abroad
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Writing Shelburne Farms
  • Ethnobotany of New England
  • Resource Conservation in Northern European Ecosystems
  • Environmental Policies, Development & Conservation in Costa Rica
  • Forest Resource Values
Students will enroll in courses from other disciplines, as their majors/plans direct them.


Faculty and Area of Expertise



Saleem Ali Environmental planning, industrial environmental management, indigenous conflict resolution
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cecilia Danks Sociology and policy of natural resource management, community forestry, forest certification, sustainable rural development
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
Jon Erickson Ecological economics, regional land-use planning, energy and climate change, sustainable forest management
Ph.D. Cornell University
Thomas Hudspeth Sustainability, environmental education, environmental interpretation, international environmental issues
Ph.D. University of Michigan
Adrian Ivakhiv Environmental thought, cultural studies, landscape and identity
Ph.D. York University
Stephanie Kaza Environmental ethics, religion and ecology, ecofeminism
Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz
Richard Paradis Natural areas management, ecological restoration, natural history, conservation biology and land conservation
M.S. University of Vermont
Hector Saez International environmental issues, political economy, Latin America, rural issues, and development
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Ian Worley Natural history and ecology, environmental theory and ethics
Ph.D. University of British Columbia

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