Environmental Studies at UVM

Jean Richardson

Professor Emerita

Environmental Program, Department of Geography

Areas of Interest: 

sustainable rural community development; environmental negotiation and leadership; regional analysis


  • Post-Doctoral: Law Clerkship, State of Vermont 1978-82
  • Ph.D. and M.S. Biogeography, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • B.Sc. Faculties of Science, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, 1965

Professional Affiliations: 

  • Former Director of Environmental Partnerships in Communities
  • President New England Environmental Policy Center
  • Associate, Environmental Law Institute
  • Fellow, Center for Research on Vermont