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Mara A. Ranville

Visiting Faculty
Bard Center for Environmental Policy

Ranville, Mara A.
B.A., Macalester College (cum laude); Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz. Research interests focus on the biogeochemical cycling of contaminants in the environment, the examination of industrial emissions to the atmosphere and aquatic systems, and the policy implications of crossborder transport of pollution. Recent work includes development of a baseline water-quality study in support of a payment of watershed services scheme in Oaxaca, Mexico, and participation in a UNESCO-sponsored contaminant survey of the North Pacific Ocean.  Governmental experience includes work with the U.S. Geological Survey and Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Member, Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences.  (2005- ) Assistant Professor of Environmental Science.

E-mail: ranville@bard.edu