Contacts

Staff

Mae Davenport, Director
Mae DavenportMae Davenport is an associate professor in the Department of Forest Resources. Her research interests are focused on the human dimensions of natural resource management, specifically sustainable land use planning; community-based ecosystem management; recreation planning; and human beliefs, attitudes and behaviors associated with landscape change.

Amit Pradhananga, Senior Research Associate
AmitAmit Pradhananga has participated in several research projects that explore community engagement in water resource protection. His research focuses on the human and policy dimensions of natural resources in the context of water resource, invasive species, and parks and trails management, climate change adaptation, as well as understanding the drivers and constraints of conservation behavior and the community engagement in natural resource management. He is especially interested in investigating constraints and strategies to engage racial and ethnic community members in natural resource issues. 

Mary C. Vogel, Senior Research Fellow
Mary Vogel
Mary Vogel has led community-engaged design efforts in the metropolitan area and throughout Minnesota that address community sustainability, environmental issues, recreational opportunities, economic development strategies, personal safety issues, neighborhood stabilization, community enhancement, and transportation systems. Her work has emphasized land uses as a critical component of community livability systems.

Bree Duever, Research Technician
Bree DueverBree Duever recently graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management. While obtaining her degree, she worked as an undergraduate research assistant under Mae Davenport and has continued her work as a research technician, assisting with several projects focused on the human dimensions of natural resource management. 


Contact Us

Mailing Address
Mae Davenport
Director, Center for Changing Landscapes
University of Minnesota
115 Green Hall
1530 Cleveland Ave. North
St. Paul, MN 55108-6112

Physical Office & Studio Location -  map
Center for Changing Landscapes
37 McNeal Hall
1985 Buford Ave.
St. Paul MN 55108
Phone: 612-624-9321
Email: ccl@umn.edu 

Mae Davenport
Associate Professor
Center for Changing Landscapes
Department of Forest Resources
Phone: 612-624-2721
Email: mdaven@umn.edu

Amit Pradhananga
, Ph.D.
Senior Research Associate
Center for Changing Landscapes
Department of Forest Resources
Phone: 612-624-6726
Email: prad0047@umn.edu

Mary Vogel
Senior Research Fellow
Center for Changing Landscapes
College of Design
Phone: 612-616-7417
Email: vogel001@umn.edu

Bree Duever
Research Technician
Center for Changing Landscapes
Department of Forest Resources
Phone: 612-624-9321
Email: dueve020@umn.edu