Leadership

Director & Assistant Director
Executive Committee
  • Robert Twilley, PhD

    Chairman of the Board & Interim CSS Executive Director
    Executive Director, Louisiana Sea Grant
    Professor, LSU College of the Coast & Environment

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  • Clint Willson, PhD, PE

    Mike N. Dooley, P.E. Professor, College of Engineering
    Director, LSU Center for River Studies

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  • Sam Bentley, PhD

    Professor, Department of Geology
    Associate Dean for Research, LSU College of Science
    Billy & Ann Harrison Chair in Sedimentary Geology

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  • Margaret Reams, PhD

    Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences
    LSU Superfund Research Program

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  • Craig Colten, PhD

    Carl O. Sauer Professor, Department of Geography & Anthropology

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  • Marwan Ghandour

    Director, School of Architecture
    Emogene Pliner Professor
    Graduate Coordinator

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  • Mark Boyer

    Director, Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture
    Reich Teaching Professor
    Undergraduate and Graduate Coordinator

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Research Faculty & Staff

RESEARCH FACULTY
Staff
ALUMNI RESEARCH FELLOWS
  • Brendan Gordon

  • Emily Powell

  • Jacob Mitchell

  • Johanna Hoffman

  • Justine Holzman

  • Karen May

  • Katrina Durbak

  • Keith A Maung-Douglass

  • Leanna Heffner

  • Matthew Seibert

  • Natalie Yates

  • Patrick Michaels

  • Sarah Schramm

  • Shelby Doyle

Students + Interns

STUDENTS
  • Alec Cowles
    Coastal & Ecological Engineering

  • Bahareh Mohammadzadeh
    Architecture

  • Brendan Bailey
    Architecture

  • Ali Heidarizhaleh
    Coastal Studies Institute

  • Haojie Zhu
    Geography & Anthropology

  • Kathleen Eubanks
    Coastal & Ecological Engineering

  • Nick Willbanks
    Mass Communications

  • Ria Mukerji
    Geography & Anthropology

  • Shu Gao
    Civil Engineering

  • Xiaoman Ji
    Landscape Architecture

  • Yuta Masakane
    Landscape Architecture

  • Zahra Fattahi
    Architecture

  • Zeliu Zheng
    Geography & Anthropology