Core Faculty

Environmental Studies Core Faculty

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Betsy Bancroft

Assistant Professor

Gonzaga University
502 E. Boone Avenue
AD Box 005
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-5607
Fax: (509) 313-5804

Office Location
HU 008

Office Hours
Fall 2017
Monday:  11:00 - 11:50 am and 2:30 - 4:30 pm
Wednesday:  11:00 - 11:50 am

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Greg Gordon

Associate Professor

502 E. Boone Ave
AD 52
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: 313-5725

Office Location
730 E. Boone #202

Office Hours

Tue/Thur 9:30-12:15

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Stephen Hayes
Assistant Professor

Gonzaga University
502 E. Boone Ave
AD Box 005
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: 509-313-5519

Office Location
Hughes Hall

Office Hours
Fall 2017
Monday:  10:00 - 11:00 am and 2:10 - 3:00 pm
Wednesday:  10:00 - 11:00 am
Friday:  10:00 - 11:00 am

Research Interests
Wildlife ecology, GIS, Statistical modelling

Ph.D., University of Idaho, Wildlife Sciences 1999
M.S., University of Idaho, Statistics, 2003
M.S., University of Tennessee, Wildlife Science 1990
B.S., Eastern Washington University, Biology, 1985
B.A., Eastern Washington University, Journalism, 1984

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Dr. Brian G. Henning

Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies

502 E. Boone Ave.
AD Box 047
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: 509.313.5885

Office Location
Campion 113

Office Hours
FALL 2017
Mondays 9:00-11:00
TR 12:30-1:30
*and by appointment

Education: B.A.,summa cum laude, Seattle University (1998); M.A., Fordham University (2001); M.Phil., Fordham University (2002); Ph.D., Fordham University (2003)

Professor Henning's scholarship and teaching focus on the interconnections among ethics, metaphysics, and aesthetics. His books include The Ethics of Creativity (2005), Beyond Metaphysics? Explorations in Alfred North Whitehead's Late Thought (2010), Genesis, Evolution, and the Search for a Reasoned Faith (2011), Beyond Mechanism (2013), Being in America (2014), Thinking With Whitehead and the American Pragmatists (2014) and Riders in the Storm: Ethics in an Age of Climate Change (2015). 
(See his website for complete scholarship listing and curriculum vitae.)

He teaches courses on ethics, philosophy of human nature, environmental ethics, ethics of global climate change, and Alfred North Whitehead.

Dr. Henning joined the faculty at Gonzaga in 2008.

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Kevin E. Henrickson

Chair, Environmental Studies

502 E. Boone Ave.
AD Box 009
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-3408

Office Location
Jepson 253

Office Hours
Fall 2017 Office Hours:

Tuesday/Thursday 9:15 - 10:30
Wednesday 9:30-11:00
By appointment


Ph.D., Economics, University of Oregon, 2006
M.S., Economics, University of Oregon, 2003
B.A., Economics, Pacific Lutheran University, 2001

Has Published in (see personal webpage for more details):
Applied Economics
Economic Inquiry
Journal of Law and Economics
Land Economics
Review of Industrial Organization
Social Science Quarterly

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Dr. Jon Isacoff

Professor, Political Science and Environmental Studies

502 East Boone
AD Box 053
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-5951

Office Location
CG 419

Jonathan Isacoff joined the Political Science Department in 2004. Professor Isacoff’s teaching and research areas are on Middle Eastern politics, environmental politics, international security, and philosophical pragmatism. Professor Isacoff’s book, Writing the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Pragmatism and Historical Inquiry, was published in 2006. His articles have appeared in Perspectives on Politics; Millennium: Journal of International Studies; International Relations; Perspectives on Political Science; and Journal of Political Science Education.

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Joseph Jozwiak