Earth Sciences Division (ESD) Department of Energy (DOE) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

Margaret Torn's Teaching Experience

Courses Taught

  • Masters Seminar (ER292C, D, E) co-convenor, Fall 2012, Spring 201Maragaret teaching
  • Quantitative Aspects of Global Environmental Problems (Energy and Resources 102) University of California, Berkeley, Spring 2006, Spring 2009 (co-taught), Spring 2011.
  • Climate Change Adaptation: policies, politics, and metrics (Energy and Resources 298), University of California, Berkeley, Spring 2010
  • Food Systems (Energy and Resources 298), University of California, Berkeley, Fall 2008, Spring 2009
  • Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (Energy and Resources 290), University of California, Berkeley, Fall 2007, Fall 2008
  • Environmental Aspects of Biofuels (Energy and Resources 290N) University of California, Berkeley, Spring 2007.
  • The Root-Ecosystem Interface. Co-taught with Todd Dawson. Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley. Spring 2002. Course number: IB 250.
  • Biogeochemistry: Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles (Environmental Science 320), Colorado College, Spring 1996. (Visiting Professor)

Other Teaching Experience

  • Seminar Leader on Climate Change, Environmental Leadership Forum,UC Berkeley, July 13, 2011.
  • Guest Lecturer, UC Merced, Fall 2009
  • Guest Lecturer at UCB, ER201, Fall 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011; PH268 Spring 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Guest Lecturer, Monterey Institute of International Studies, February 2008, October 2008
  • Lecturer Environmental and Cultural Aspects of Energy, Workshop for Native American College Instructor, Native American Renewable Energy Education Project, Summer 1996.
  • Teaching Assistant Quantitative Aspects of Global Environmental Problems (Energy and Resources 102) University of California, Berkeley, Spring 1987.
  • Guest Lecturer UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, LBNL, 1991-1994, 1995, 1999-2000
  • Guest Lecturer Stanford University, 1999
  • Guest Instructor, workshop on “Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting, Verification and Certification of CO2 Emissions” organized by Ed Vine, LBNL Energy and Environmental Technologies Division, 2000.