Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Doug Parker Ph.D.

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Director, California Institute for Water Resources and Strategic Initiative Leader for the Water Initiative
DANR
1111 Franklin St.
Franklin 10206
Oakland, CA 94607-5200
(510) 987-0036
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Doug Parker, Ph.D., Director, California Institute for Water Resources and Strategic Initiative Leader for the Water Initiative

Doug Parker is the Director of the California Institute for Water Resources and Strategic Initiative Leader for UC Agriculture and Natural Resources’ Water Quality, Quantity, and Security Strategic Initiative. He coordinates water-related research, extension, and education efforts across the 10 UC campuses, the UC ANR system, and other academic institutions within California.

Prior to joining the University of California, Doug worked on water quality issues related to the Chesapeake Bay as an Associate Professor and Extension Specialist in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Maryland. He has also worked on issues related to California water as a Cooperative Extension Economist at UC Berkeley. Doug obtained his Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics at UC Berkeley and Bachelor’s Degrees in Economics and Environmental Studies at UC Santa Barbara.

Education

Ph.D. Agriculture & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley. 1990
B.A. Economics & Environmental Studies, UC Santa Barbara. 1984

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