Adriana Zuniga Teran

Assistant Professor, School of Geography, Development & Environment, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Adriana Zuniga-Teran works as an Assistant Professor at the School of Geography, Development & Environment and at the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy. She is an interdisciplinary scholar with a background in architecture and expertise in neighborhood design and environmental sciences. Adriana studies human-landscape interactions in urban environments and works with stakeholders and community partners to answer questions related to water security, public health, urban resilience, and environmental justice, by focusing on greenspace/green infrastructure in cities. 


  • PhD, Arid Lands Resource Sciences, University of Arizona, 2015