Desert Studies Faculty Affiliates

DV Group photoThe CSU Desert Studies Affiliate Program is for faculty at CSU Consortium campuses who study arid lands, following the mission of the Desert Studies Consortium. Desert Studies Affiliates are an interdisciplinary network of CSU faculty interested in education and research related to arid lands, with a focus on the Mojave Desert, the Sonoran-Colorado Desert, and the Desert Studies Center at Soda Springs.


The Desert Studies Affiliate program fosters interdisciplinary collaboration in the understanding of, and appreciation for, the California deserts by developing student learning, research, and public engagement. Affiliate activities include instruction, research, the arts, and other programs.

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