Dr. Alice Mulder, Associate Professor and Director of SPARC


Office: LH 364

Phone: 801-626-6198

Email: amulder@weber.edu


B.A., Vassar College, 1989

M.A., University of Colorado- Boulder, 1997

Ph.D., University of Colorado- Boulder, 2003

Academic Interests

Dr. Mulder’s current research interests sit broadly in human-environment interactions, specifically environmental sustainability on and off the campus, sustainability literacy and land conservation. Her research has allowed her to experience places around the world, including the monsoonal Deccan Plateau in India, the beaches and volcanoes of Hawaii and the green misty hills of the Lake District in England.

Courses Taught at Weber State University

  • GEOG PS 1000 Natural Environments of the Earth
  • GEOG SS/DV 1300 Places & Peoples of the World
  • GEOG SS/DV 1520 Geography of the United States and Canada
  • GEOG 2920 Sustainability in Thought and Practice
  • GEOG 3060 World Environmental Issues
  • GEOG 4880 Individual Research
  • GEOG 4990 Senior Seminar
  • Honors 1520 Sustainability: What It Is and How to Do It

Courses Taught at University of Colorado- Boulder

  • Maps and Mapping

Service and Committee Work

  • Chair, WSU Environmental Issues Committee
  • Advisor for Departmental Honors in Geography
  • Advisor for the Environmental Studies Minor
  • Advisor for the Environmental Studies Major through the Bachelor of Integrated Studies

Selected Publications