Graduate Academic Advisors


Image removed.Ed Weber

Graduate Program Coordinator/Internship Advisor

ES 545B
(360) 650-3646
You can schedule an appointment with Ed here

Ed fields questions about all graduate program applications, admission requirements, graduate plans of study, thesis/field project requirements, teaching assistantships, graduate student funding, and all other Master's program topics for all College of the Environment Master's Programs. Ed is also the Internship Advisor for the College of the Environment for both Graduates and Undergraduates. Contact Ed by phone or email, or stop by his office near the College of the Environment College dean's suite in ES 545 on floor 05 (halfway between floors 4 and 5).


Additional information is also available from the following faculty graduate advisors:

Image removed.Dr. David Shull

Graduate Advisor for Environmental Science and Marine and Estuarine Science

ES 445
(360) 650-3690

I love advising graduate students and training Environmental Science students to become competent scientists. As Graduate Advisor for Environmental Science and Marine and Estuarine Science I am available to talk with current and prospective graduate students about how to find success in our program.


James Miller

Dr. James Miller

Graduate Advisor for Urban Planning and Environmental Sustainability

AH 207
(360) 650-2592

Dr. Miller’s research interests include Indigenous community planning, Indigenous place-keeping & placemaking,  climate change adaptation and resilience, and place-based housing systems.


Image removed.  Dr. Mark Neff

  Graduate Advisor for Environmental Studies

  AH 228

Dr Neff's research interests include understanding and improving the policies governing science to better serve the public interest, the use and uptake of scientific information in formal and informal environmental decision making, and cultural self-sorting into disciplines and programs at universities.