Five College Consortium

Five College Sustainability Studies Program

Five College Sustainability Studies Certificate Advisors

The Five College Sustainability Studies Certificate Program is available to students at Amherst College, Hampshire College and Mount Holyoke College. If you are interested in pursuing the certificate, please contact the certificiate advisor at your campus.

Amherst College

Ted Melillo, History and Environmental Studies

Hampshire College

Tim Zimmerman, Cognition and Education

Frederick Wirth, Physics

Mount Holyoke College

Tim Farnham, Miller Worley Center for the Environment


Sustainability Studies Affiliated Faculty & Staff


Amherst College

Gabriel Arboleda, Environmental Design
Ethan D. Clotfelter, Biology and Neuroscience
Rachel A. Levin, Biology & Environmental Studies
Rick A. Lopez, History, and Latina/o Studies
Anna M. Martini, Geology
Jill S. Miller, Biology
Joseph G. Moore, Philosophy
Ashwin J. Ravikumar, Environmental Studies
Katherine Sims, Economics
Ethan J. Temeles, Biology


Hampshire College

Dula Amarasiriwardena, Chemistry
Christina Cianfrani, Hydrology
Donna Cohn, Applied Design
Omar Dahi, Economics
M. Naomi Darling, Sustainable Architecture
Susan Darlington, Anthropology and Asian Studies
Peter Kallok, Theatre Design
Michael Klare, Peace and World Security Studies
Karen Koehler, Architectural History
Thom Long, Architectural and Design
Rayane Moreira, Organic Chemistry
Robert Rakoff, Politics and Environmental Studies
Steve Roof, Earth and Environmental Science
Brian Schultz, Entomology and Ecology
Colin Twitchell, Lemelson Assistive Technology Development Center
Lawrence Winship, Botany
Frederick H. Wirth, Physics


Mount Holyoke College

Jennifer Albertine, Environmental Studies
Alexi Arango, Physics
Jens Christensen, Economics
Catherine Corson, Environmental Studies
Timothy Farnham, Environmental Studies
Holly Hanson, History and Africana Studies
Martha Hoopes, Biological Sciences
Girma Kebbede, Geography
Lauret Savoy, Environmental Studies


Smith College

Joanne Benkley, Environmental Science and Policy Program, and CEEDS
Andrew Guswa, Engineering, and the Smith College Center for the Environment, Ecological Design, and Sustainability (CEEDS)
Ann Leone, Landscape Studies, and French
Amy Rhodes, Geosciences
L. David Smith, Biological Sciences, and Environmental Science and Policy Program


University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jack Ahern, Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning
Lee Badgett, Public Policy and Administration
Sarah Berquist, Sustainable Food & Farming
Henry Geddes
, Communications
John Gerber, Sustainable Agriculture and Sustainability Studies
Dan Gordon, BDIC, and History
David Kastor, Physics
Mark Leckie, Geosciences
Craig Nicolson, Environmental Conservation
Robert Ryan, Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning
Steve Schreiber
, Architecture
Eve Vogel, Geosciences