Susan Clark



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Primary Position & Institution:

Adjunct Professor of Wildlife Ecology and Policy Sciences School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, and Fellow, Institution for Social & Policy Studies, Yale University

Short Bio:

Susan Clark’s primary goal in her research and teaching is to improve the conservation of species and ecosystems at professional, scientific, organizational, and policy levels. She has conducted field ecological and behavioral research on thirty-five mammals and other species. She is interested in natural resource policy and management and has conducted research and applied projects, for example, in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem to develop ecosystem management policy and in Australia to evaluate endangered species policy (most recently for koalas). She is currently researching conservation policy in Central America.