ESA Urban Ecosystem Ecology

Academic Programs

If you know of a new academic program or are willing to share a course syllabus, please email information and/or a URL to Paul Mayer at mayer.paul at epa dot gov

Interactive Map of Urban Programs

Professor Tim Carter and student interns at the Center for Urban Ecology at Butler University have constructed an interactive map of urban ecology programs around the nation. To add programs or for more info, contact: Timothy Carter, Ph.D., Director, Center for Urban Ecology, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN 317.940.6506,

View cities_urban_ecology in a larger map

Ecological Cities Program, University of Massachusetts-Amherst,

State University of New York (SUNY) College of Environmental Science and Forestry (,
contact Myrna H. Hall, Director, Center for the Urban Environment,

Urban Ecology Certificate Program, Oglethorpe University,

Course Syllabi:

Restoration and Urban Ecology, Gareth Russell, Columbia University,

Suburban-Urban Wildlife Ecology and Management, Paige Warren, University of Massachusetts-Amherst,

The Urban Landscape, Ashwani Vasishth, University of Southern California,

Urban Ecology, Jameson Chance, Villanova University,

Urban Ecology, Roarke Donnelly, Oglethorpe University,

Urban Ecology, State University of New York (SUNY) College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Urban Ecology, Faculty of the Urban Ecology Program, University of Washington,

Urban Ecology, Chris Lepczyk, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Urban Ecology Syllabus.pdf

Urban Wildlife Management, Charles Nilon, University of Missouri-Columbia,