• Recent graduates have found positions in both academia and the public sector including: Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Political Science, Idaho State University; Academic Director, Nepal's Development and Social Change Program; Policy Analyst, Oregon Legislative Policy Research Office; Lecturer, Department of Agricultural Socioeconomics, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia; Lecturer, Environmental Science, Kuwait University; Manager, Water Quality and Quantity Program, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

2018 Graduates

BUYLOVA, ALEXANDRA "SASHA."  "Cascadia Earthquakes and Tsunamis in Seaside, Oregon:  Perceptions and Behavioral Intentions of Residents" 

  • Advisor: Lori Cramer
  • Award: 2018-19 Hatfield Resident Fellow
  • Policy Interest: Environmental Policy

GULTOM, YOHANNA.  "Essays on Public Sector Contracting Out"

  • Advisor: Rolf Fare
  • Award: Fulbright Scholar (Indonesia)
  • Policy Interest: Public Policy Analysis/Public-Private Partnerships

2017 Graduates

FISHLER, HILLARY K. "How We've Rebuilt: Collaboration, Community, Institutions, and Adaptation Following Catastrophic Wildland Fire in the United States" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/60646

  • Advisor: Brent S. Steel
  • Policy Interests:  Environmental Policy; Wildfire Policy

HUSAIN, ABDULLAH. "The Narrative of Environmentalism in Kuwait." https://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/concern/graduate_thesis_or_dissertations/9019s7690

  • Advisor: Brent S. Steel
  • Award: Kuwaiti Government Fellowship
  • Policy Interest: Environmental Policy

PAKENHAM STEVENSON, ANNA. "Assessing Adaptive Governance Capacity of Western Water Communities" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/61714

  • Advisor: Edward P. Weber
  • Policy Interests: Environmental and Water Policy; Collaborative Governance

UTAMI, ARINI. "Community Resilience to Climate Change in Rural Java, Indonesia" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/60567

  • Advisor: Lori A. Cramer
  • Awards: Fulbright Scholar (Indonesia)
  • Policy Interests:  Environmental and International Policy

2016 Graduates

FREEMAN, MISTY MASON. "Complicating the Rural in Oregon's Water Policymaking" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/59143

  • Advisor: Denise Lach
  • Policy Interests:  Environmental and Rural Policy

PANT, SUMAN. "Examining Nepal's Community Forestry to Understand Opportunities and Barriers to Successful Collective Action" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/59957

  • Advisor: Brent S. Steel
  • Policy Interests:  Environmental and International Policy
  • Home country: Nepal

TAYLOR, CASEY LYNN. "The Challenges and Opportunities of a Proactive Endangered Species Act:  A Case Study of the Greater Sage Grouse" http://hdl.handle.net/1957/60031

  • Advisor: Brent S. Steel
  • Policy Interests:  Environmental Policy