Codirector, Programs & Operationsbufische@indiana.edu
Tom Evans is associate professor of geography at IU Bloomington and received his PhD from the University of North Carolina. Tom first came to IU in 1998 as a postdoc at the Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change (CIPEC), joined the geography department shortly thereafter, and has served as codirector or director of CIPEC since 2006.
Burney Fischer holds a PhD in silviculture from Purdue University and is clinical professor in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IU Bloomington. Burney was professor of forestry at Purdue University from 1977 to 1990; served as the State Forester and Director, Division of Forestry, Indiana Department of Natural Resources, from 1990 to 2005; and joined SPEA shortly thereafter.