Emily Fairfax

Assistant Professor, California State University Channel Islands, Environmental Science and Resource Management

Dr. Emily Fairfax is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Science and Resource Management (ESRM). She double-majored in Chemistry and Physics at Carleton College, then earned her Ph.D. in Geological Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder. Emily loves the outdoors - in particular, hiking, exploring, and feeling connected to nature. Her research falls into three categories: ecohydrology, data science/technology, and field accessibility. Her colleagues and students can vouch that when she says she can talk about beavers all day, she is not kidding.


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