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a research center of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at Indiana University Bloomington

CIPEC Director

Tom Evans, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Geography, Indiana University, Student Building 102, Bloomington, IN 47405. (812) 856-4587. evans (at)

CIPEC Founding Directors

Emilio Moran, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Indiana University, John A. Hannah Visiting Professor of Global Change Science, Center for System Integration and SustainabilityMichigan State University, East Lansing, MI. (517) 884-1236. moranef (at)

The late Elinor Ostrom, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Nobel Laureate, Founding Co-Director of CIPEC, Senior Research Director of the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis, Arthur F. Bentley Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Indiana University, and Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Institutional Diversity, Arizona State University.

CIPEC Research Staff and Visitors

Harini Nagendra, Ph.D., CIPEC Asia Research Coordinator, 696, 15th Cross, J.P. Nagar 2nd Phase, Bangalore 560078, India. nagendra (at)

Sean Sweeney, GIS/Remote Sensing Specialist I, CIPEC, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47408. spsweene (at)

CIPEC Administrative Staff

Joanna Broderick, Technical Editor/Publications Coordinator, CIPEC, 408 N. Indiana Ave, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47408. (retired)

Kristin Brand, OVPR Finance Manager, CIPECACT, The Workshop, Glenn Black Lab, and the Mathers Museum, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. (812) 855-7224. kbrand (at)

Julie England, Systems Analyst/Programmer, Ostrom Workshop, 513 N. Park, Room 205, Indiana University, Bloomington IN 47408. (812) 855-7704. england (at)