Faculty and Student Interviews

We invite you to meet our faculty, staff and students, through these interviews in which they talk about their interests and their research.  All faculty and staff interviews are conducted by ARE undergraduate students, as part of the ARE e-Magazine project.

Student Interviews

Hannah Colonies- Kelley ('22)

Hannah Colonies-Kelly, Class of 2022, Reflects on her time at UConn.

Matt Chen  ('22)

Matt Chen, Class of 2022, uses his research experience to highlight UConn's success in local food procurement.

Faculty Interviews

Professor Nathan Fiala

Professor Fiala joined the ARE Department in 2014. His research interests include: Development, Food Security, Environment, and Political Economy. This interview conducted by Julia Ward spotlights his personal experiences and global field work.

Professor Tatiana Andreyeva

Professor Andreyeva joined the ARE Department in 2015. Her research interests include: Food Policy, Obesity, and Health Economics. She highlights highlights her background experiences and current research in this interview with ARE student Julia Ward.

Professor Charles Towe

Professor Towe joined the ARE Department in 2014. His research interests include: Environmental Economics, Land Use, and Policy Evaluation. He discusses his educational background and work experiences with ARE student Risa Lewis.