PPPM faculty members research issues related to the design, effectiveness, and formation of policies and programs connected to natural resources and the environment. This includes evaluating current policy; implementation of policy at local, state, and federal levels; and issues of implementation and management.
Grant Jacobsen: Regulatory policies and their effectiveness, the role of incentives in environmental protection, and the interplay between energy and the environment
Richard Margerum: Collaborative approaches to environmental planning management, watershed management, natural resources policy
Bob Parker: Natural resources policy and planning
Josh Bruce: Natural resources and hazard planning