New Center for Water Policy Director Melissa Scanlan joins our team

Please join us in welcoming environmental law professor Melissa Scanlan as the new director of the Center for Water Policy. Professor Scanlan, the School of Freshwater Sciences’ newest faculty member, is also the Lynde B. Uihlein Endowed Chair in Water Policy.

Read more about Dr. Scanlan’s background and interests here and also in a recent UWM Report story.

Peter McAvoy, who established the center and has previously served as both director and interim director, remains part of our extended freshwater family as an adjunct professor.