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CEES Staff Program Contacts

The IUPUI Center for Earth and Environmental Science (CEES) staff assist with community science partnerships, as well as coordinate and conduct research with faculty, engage in local restoration activities, lead service learning experiences for undergraduates, and coordinate environmentally themed STEM programming for K12 students.

Pierre-Andre Jacinthe, Director
Dept. Earth Sciences

Victoria Schmalhofer, PhD
Assistant Director

Samantha Sheahan
Environmental Science Research & Outreach Specialist

Bob Barr
Research Scientist (Fluvial Hydrology) & Community Liaison




IUPUI Faculty and Staff affiliates

IUPUI faculty and researchers drive the core of CEES research. Originally established by the Department of Earth Sciences in 1997 and named an IUPUI Campus Signature Center in 2010, CEES works with a number of faculty affiliates across IUPUI including faculty in:

  • School of Science
  • Law
  • School of Liberal Arts (geography, history, political science)
  • Public Health
  • SPEA (School of Public and Environmental Affairs)


Community Partners