Profiles in "Environmental and Resiliency Planning" Expertise Area

  • Yabes, a professor emerita of planning, taught a variety of planning courses during her time at Arizona State University, including several with an international focus on planning.
  • Keahey is a development sociologist who studies social justice in food and agriculture, post-authoritarian transitions to sustainability, multi-paradigmatic and participatory methods, and development ethics.
  • Cheng's transdisciplinary research advances the role of nature-based solutions in urban landscape and environmental planning and design to address climate justice for enhancing sustainable and resilient communities.
  • Melissa Guardaro is an assistant research professor in the School of Sustainability at Arizona State University. Her research focuses on adaptation, equity, vulnerability, urban policy, and governance.