Dr. Abel Chavez

Dr. Abel Chavez
Assistant Professor of Environment & Sustainability, and Sustainable & Resilient Communities MEM Coordinator
BS, University of Colorado Denver
MBA, University of Houston
PhD, University of Colorado Denver
Office Location: 
Kelley Hall 104
Departments: 
Master in Environmental Management Department
Environment & Sustainability Department
Academic Program: 
Environment & Sustainability
Master in Environmental Management (MEM)
MEM Sustainable & Resilient Communities Track

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Dr. Abel Chavez, is an assistant professor of Environment & Sustainability and coordinator for the MEM in Sustainable and Resilient Communities. Chavez comes to Western from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in Germany. He has led community-based, climate-action planning for cities as diverse as Delhi, India, Broomfield and Ouray. He holds a PhD in Environmental Engineering from the University of Colorado Denver's Center for Sustainable Infrastructure Systems and an MBA from the University of Houston. Dr. Chavez has also held management positions in several major companies.

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