Associate Professor, Sociology
Director, Center for Environmental Policy and Management
Director, Community Engagement Core, UofL Superfund Research Center
Website: www.louisville.edu/cepm, www.louisville.edu/sociology, www.louisville.edu/enviromeinstitute/superfund/
Dr. Lauren C. Heberle is the Director of the Center for Environmental Policy and Management and Associate Professor of Sociology. Dr. Heberle is also the lead investigator for the Community Engagement Core of the UofL Superfund Research Center funded through NIH/NIEHS. She teaches environmental and social policy courses and urban sociology. Her expertise is in community participation in environmental decision making. Her areas of research include urban redevelopment, environmental policy, environmental justice, community engagement, and sustainable development. She serves as a member of or expert witness to a variety of local and federal task forces and committees.