Media Guide to UCLA Experts

Stephanie Pincetl

Professor-in-residence / Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Area of Expertise: urban environments, sustainability, land use, environmental regulation, environmental politics, water

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Stephanie Pincetl is a professor-in-residence at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and director of the institute’s California Center for Sustainable Communities. Pincetl is an authority on the political history of land use in California and related issues, such as environmental politics and regulations, growth management, urban parkland, habitat conservation and the interaction between wildlife and urban areas.

Pincetl developed the first in-depth maps showing how energy and water use in Los Angeles vary by income, building type and other variables.

Pincetl has written extensively about environmental policy and governance and has held leadership positions with many nonprofits and environmentally-focused organizations.


Media Contacts

Alison Hewitt, 310-206-5461
ahewitt@support.ucla.edu