Luther offers many opportunities for students to engage in research with faculty in Environmental Studies. From history to ecology--to chemistry and policy--Luther students gain firsthand experience researching pressing environmental issues. Supported by grants from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Lancey Foundation, dozens of Luther students have spent a summer doing intensive research. For more information on applying for summer research, contact the program director.
Luther faculty who research topics related to environmental sciences:
Eric Baack (Biology)
Kirk Larsen (Biology)
Beth Lynch (Biology)
Brad Chamberlain (Chemistry)
Laura Peterson (Chemistry and Environmental Studies)
Steve Holland (Economics and Business)
David Faldet (English)
Jon Jensen (Philosophy and Environmental Studies)
James Martin-Schramm (Religion)
Crater confirmed underneath Decorah
Watch the KWWL news report.
Read the full release from the U.S. Geological Survey.