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  • Associate Professor of Environmental Studies


  • BS, civil engineering, Bangladesh Institute of Technology
  • MS, natural resources, Cornell University
  • PhD, natural resources and environmental sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Energy and carbon accounting
  • Household energy consumption and efficiency
  • Energy input-output analysis
  • Climate change policy
  • Energy and behavior
  • Ecological economics
  • Sustainability in higher education
  • Urban and regional sustainability
  • Environmental issues in developing countries

  • ENVS 101 - Environment and Society  
  • ENVS 220 - Environmental Analysis in Social Science  
  • ENVS 222 - Local vs. Global: Environmental Issues Beyond Borders  
  • ENVS 322 - Energy and Society 
  • ENVS 390 - Sustainable Cities 


  • Janet Fiskio and Md Rumi Shammin publish article

    October 10, 2016

    Janet Fiskio, Md Rumi Shammin, and Vel Scott coauthored the article ‘‘Cultivating Community: Black Agrarianism in Cleveland, Ohio,’’ which appeared in the summer 2016 issue of Gastronomica: The Journal of Critical Food Studies.


Mental Health Research Assistant: Ify Ezimora ’19

May 15, 2020
Ezimora is applying the professional experience she gained as a double major in psychology and environmental studies as well as her roles as a student treasurer and cochair of the Student Finance Committee.