Faculty Directory

Joy Hagen
  • Title
    • Rachel Carson College and Oakes College Writing Program Liaison
    • Writing Program Faculty
    • Continuing Lecturer
  • Division Humanities Division, Baskin School of Engineering, Undergraduate Education
  • Department
    • Writing Program
    • Rachel Carson College
    • Biomolecular Engineering
  • Affiliations Environmental Studies Department
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 333
  • Office Hours Spring 2019: Mondays 12:30 PM-2:00 PM and by appointment M-F
  • Mail Stop Rachel Carson College Faculty Services
  • Mailing Address
    • Rachel Carson Fac Serv, 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064
  • Courses WRIT 2: Breaking Science (Rhetoric & Inquiry); CRSN 80A/C/D, College 1; BME 185: Technical Writing for Biomolecular Engineers; Writing Assistant mentoring/supervising; Core Course Instructional Assistant mentoring

Summary of Expertise

Ecology; agroecology and food systems; plant-insect interactions; entomology; plant population biology; matrix population models; political economy; writing in the physical and biological sciences; writing and learning

Research Interests

Ecological risks of genetically engineered organisms; population dynamics; agroecology and food systems; science and uncertainty

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., Environmental Studies, UCSC

Teaching Interests

Science writing; writing instruction for students of physical and biological sciences; environmental science; entomology; plant population biology; service learning and activism.