Project Participants



Melissa Haeffner

Utah State University


Contact Information:

Utah State University
Office Address:
Utah State University
0730 Old Main Hill, Office 224C
Logan, UT 84322-0730
Office Phone:
( 435 ) 797 - 5732



Melissa joins iUTAH as a post doc in RF2. Her interests are in combining the social and natural sciences to understand the interactions between climate change, human rights, and water. Melissa holds degrees from DePaul University (B.A./M.A. in Sociology), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (M.S. in Urban Studies and Planning), and Colorado State University (PhD in Human and Environment Interactions). Resume


iUTAH Involvement:

iUTAH Team Memberships:
Communications, RFA2


Role in iUTAH:

Individual, organizational, and institutional drivers of water use and management behaviors



Professional Interests & Expertise:

Stakeholder Engagement


Environments & Scales:

Cities, Watersheds