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Ivette Perfecto, Ph.D.

Ivette Perfecto is the James E. Crowfoot Collegiate Professor of Environmental Justice. Her research focuses on biodiversity in agricultural landscapes, primarily in the tropics. She also works on spatial ecology of the coffee agroecosystem and urban agriculture and is interested more broadly on the links between small-scale sustainable agriculture, biodiversity and food sovereignty.

Office                        3541 Dana

Laboratory               3531 Dana 

Phone                       734-764-8601



Fields of Study: Terrestrial Ecosystems, Sustainable Systems, Environmental Justice, Conservation Biology


Educational Background 


Ph.D. Natural Resources, 1989, University of Michigan

M.S. Ecology, 1982, University of Michigan

B.S. Biology, 1977, Universidad Sagrado Corazón, Puerto Rico

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