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Mary-Catherine Anderson

MC is a Ph.D. student in Earth System Science and is interested in the behavioral ecology of homelessness. She is particularly interested in the social support networks of people experiencing homelessness and in health outcomes, particularly related to environmental exposure. She has a B.S. in Biochemistry from Auburn and an M.Phil. in Biological Anthropology from the University of Cambridge.

Ronan Arthur

Ronan Arthur

Ronan graduated with a Ph.D. from E-IPER in 2019. He is interested in resilience and critical transitions in complex biosocial systems and, in particular, the impact of behavior change on epidemics. Prior to Stanford, he attended UCLA, graduating with a B.A. in Geography in 2010.

He is currently working on a project led by Steve Luby on behavior change and Ebola transmission dynamics in Liberia and Sierra Leone. 

Whitney Bagge

Whitney was a Ph.D. student in E-IPER and is currently working as a Disease Ecologist with the EcoHealth Alliance.

Laura Bloomfield

Laura is an MD/PhD student in E-IPER. Her research focuses on disease spillover at the human-wildlife interface. She has a B.A. in Anthropological Sciences and an M.S. in Earth Systems from Stanford.

Lucie Clech

Lucie was a post-doc from 2013-2014.

Ashley Hazel

Ashley is a Research Scientist working on mobility, social networks, adaptation, and infectious disease transmission. She has been working with Himba pastoralists of northwestern Namibia since 2008 and has done research on social networks and health in Bangladesh and Madagascar. Ashley has a B.A. in Anthropology from Hunter College, an M.Sc. in Biological Anthropology from University College London, and a Ph.D. from the School of the Environment and Sustainability at the University of Michigan.

James Holland Jones

James Holland Jones

Caroline Muraida

Caroline is a Ph.D. student in E-IPER interested in climate change, social networks, and maternal and infant health. She has a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Languages (Chinese & Spanish) from the University of New Mexico, an MESc from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. and an M.S. in Epidemiology from Stanford.

John Openshaw

John is an infectious disease physician and an Instructor of Medicine (Infectious Disease) at Stanford Medical School. He co-teaches Earthsys/Humbio 114: Global Change and Emerging Infectious Disease with me.

Anne Pisor

Anne is an evolutionary anthropologist in the Department of Anthropology, Washington State University. We collaborate on a number of projects under the broad heading of adaptation, risk-management, and social networks. Among other things, I am a mentor for her ADVANCE Program Mentored Research Award.