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Elizabeth Shapiro - Garza

Associate Professor of the Practice of Environmental Policy and Management in the Division of Environmental Science and Policy
Environmental Sciences and Policy
PO Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708
Box 90328, 4103 Environment Hall, Durham, NC 27708

Selected Grants


Collaborative Research: Spillovers in Incentive-Based Conservation Programs

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2011 - 2015

Fellowships, Gifts, and Supported Research


Biodiversity Conservation as Financial Asset Tracing For-Profit Conservation Finance · 2018 - 2023 Co-PI · Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada · $174,000.00 https://blogs.ubc.ca/biodiversitycapital/
Linking Users and Providers of Environmental Services in Mexico: Lessons from a Policy Experiment in Facilitating Sustainable Local Water Institutions · 2012 - 2017 Co-PI · Tinker Foundation Institutional Grant · $438,850.00
Environmental and Socioeconmic Impacts of Mexico's Payments for Ecosystem Services Program · 2010 - 2013 Co-PI · International Institute for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Foundation · $446,000.00
Reckoning with Race, Racism, and the History of the American South Initiative: Clean Energy for All? Creating A North Carolina Policy Roadmap to a Just and Clean Energy Transition · 2021 Co-Lead · Duke Office of the Provost https://facultyadvancement.duke.edu/new-faculty-research-explore-race-south-diverse-angles
Environmental Justice · 2015 - 2016 Co-PI · Kenan Institute for Ethics · $20,000.00
Biodiversity Conservation as Financial Asset Tracing For-Profit Conservation Finance · 2018 - 2023 Co-PI · Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada · $174,000.00 https://blogs.ubc.ca/biodiversitycapital/
Linking Users and Providers of Environmental Services in Mexico: Lessons from a Policy Experiment in Facilitating Sustainable Local Water Institutions · 2012 - 2017 Co-PI · Tinker Foundation Institutional Grant · $438,850.00
Environmental and Socioeconmic Impacts of Mexico's Payments for Ecosystem Services Program · 2010 - 2013 Co-PI · International Institute for Impact Evaluation (3ie) Foundation · $446,000.00
Reckoning with Race, Racism, and the History of the American South Initiative: Clean Energy for All? Creating A North Carolina Policy Roadmap to a Just and Clean Energy Transition · 2021 Co-Lead · Duke Office of the Provost https://facultyadvancement.duke.edu/new-faculty-research-explore-race-south-diverse-angles
Environmental Justice · 2015 - 2016 Co-PI · Kenan Institute for Ethics · $20,000.00
Alternative Discourses of Payments for Ecosystem Services · 2015 - 2018 PI · Kenan Institute for Ethics · $20,000.00
Duke University Superfund Research Center - Developmental Exposures: Mechanisms, Outcomes and Remediation · 2016 - 2022 Co-PI & Community Engagement Core Lead · National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences · $10,000,000.00
Seed Grant: Building In Justine at the School of the Environment · 2022 PI · Duke Office for Faculty Advancement

External Relationships


  • Carbon Direct

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