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. Click below to learn more.


Making the case that immigration doesn't cause crime

Charis Kubrin, a professor of criminology, law and society, was featured in Knowable Magazine for her research on immigration and crime.

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Who's happier, conservatives or liberals?

Pete Ditto, a professor of psychology and social behavior, was quoted in The Atlantic discussing political psychology.

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A social ecological perspective on water resources

Founding dean of the School of Social Ecology and a Chancellor's professor emeritus Dan Stokols was featured in a Q&A with The Confluence, a blog for the California Institute for Water Resources.

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