Dr. Catherine Kling

Dr. Catherine L Kling

  • Distinguished Professor Emerita


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  • Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1986
  • B.B.A., University of Iowa, 1981

Awards and Honors

  • National Academy of Sciences, elected 2015
  • Fellow: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE), elected 2015
  • Fellow: American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA), elected 2006
  • University Fellow, Resources for the Future, 2015-2018
  • Committees of the National Academies of Engineering, Science, and Medicine:
    Water Science and Technology Board, chair, 2017-2020; member 2012-2017
    National Academies’ Report Review Committee, 2018-2020
    Committee on Improving Data Collecting and Reporting about Agriculture with
    Increasingly Complex Farm Business Structure, chair 2016-18
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Science Advisory Board
    Executive Board, 2003-2010, member
    Agricultural Science Committee, 2016-2018, member
    Environmental Economics Advisory Committee, 1998-2003, Chair, 2006- 2011

  • Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
    President Elect, 2010, President 2011-2012, Outgoing President 2013
    Committee to Select Publication of Enduring Quality, Member, 2008-2010
    Vice President, 2002-2003, Board of Directors, 1996-98