Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology
Professor, Extension Specialist in Community Resources
PhD, Rural Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, 2004
MS, Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, 1993
BS, Geography, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, 1990
Natural resource sociology
Courtney Flint’s research focuses on the human dimensions of natural systems and the role of experience, attitudes, and local action in landscape change and resource management. Her current projects focus on the social ecology of rivers and assessing wellbeing across Utah communities and landscapes. She has extensive interdisciplinary experience, with primary focus on regional socio-ecological systems in the US. She serves on the Board of Scientific Counselors for the US Environmental Protection Agency as chair of the Sustainable and Healthy Communities Subcommittee.