Academic Programs Office

General questions about academic programs at the Nelson Institute or for requests for information about graduate admissions can be directed to:

70 Science Hall
550 N Park Street
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-7996
(608) 262-2273 (fax)
grad@nelson.wisc.edu

Note that due to the pandemic, most staff are working remotely, so email is the preferred method of contact.

Administration

Anna Gade
Associate Dean for Research and Education
70 Science Hall
(608) 263-5839
amgade@wisc.edu

Tara Mohan
Curricular Administration Specialist
70B Science Hall
(608) 263-3185
temohan@wisc.edu

Program Chairs

Anna Andrzejewski
Culture, History, and Environment
avandrzejews@wisc.edu

Rob Anex
Energy Analysis and Policy
anex@wisc.edu

Anna Gade
Environmental Studies
amgade@wisc.edu

Sara Hotchkiss
Environment and Resources
shotchkiss@wisc.edu

Anita Thompson
Water Resources Management
amthompson2@wisc.edu

Undergraduate Programs

Rob Beattie
Community Environmental Scholars Program
Faculty Associate
84 Science Hall
(608) 262-5692
rbeattie@wisc.edu

Nick Horan
Undergraduate Program Assistant
70 Science Hall
(608) 262-9206
horan@wisc.edu

Becky Ryan
Undergraduate Advisor
70A Science Hall
(608) 262-7520
rjryan@wisc.edu

Graduate Programs

Nick Horan
Graduate Program Assistant
70 Science Hall
(608) 262-9206
horan@wisc.edu

Jim Miller
Graduate Advisor
70C Science Hall
(608) 263-4373
jemiller@wisc.edu

Kali Hanson
Graduate Program Assistant
kchanson3@wisc.edu