Institute on the Environment Appoints Jessica Hellmann New Director

Linda Hellmann
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Consortium member center the Institute on the Environment (IonE) has named renowned scholar Jessica Hellmann as its new director beginning August 31, 2015. Dr. Hellmann is currently on the faculty of Notre Dame, and is best known for her research on climate change. She'll be taking the reins from IonE interim director Lewis Gilbert and succeeding Jonathan Foley, who led the Institute from 2008 to 2014 before his departure to the California Academy of Sciences.