Through research, teaching and community engagement, the School of Social Ecology focuses on science based solutions to social and environmental problems. Our work is organized into three research hubs.


A model for meaningful family support

$1M grant supports research on family engagement among the incarcerated

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Yasmin Kofman

Ph.D. student honored with Latino Excellence award

Yasmin Barrientos Kofman receives UCI Latino Excellence and Achievement Award

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Mike Méndez and book cover

Méndez wins book award

International Studies Association bestows Harold and Margaret Sprout Award on Michael Méndez for his book, “Climate Change from the Streets”  

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