Environmental Studies Program
Department Chair:
Md Rumi Shammin

Administrative Assistant:
Rosalind Soltow

Department Email:

Phone: 440 7758747
Fax: 440 7758946

A.J. Lewis Center for Environmental Studies
122 Elm Street
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: 8:30 - 4:30 PM

Md Rumi Shammin

Md Rumi Shammin

Director, Environmental Studies Program, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies

Contact Information


A J Lewis Center 209
(440) 775-5316

Rumi Shammin

Md Rumi Shammin

Rumi Shammin

Educational Background

  • PhD, Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • MS, Natural Resources, Cornell University
  • BS, Civil Engineering, Bangladesh Institute of Technology


Energy & carbon Accounting
Household energy consumption & efficiency
Energy input-output analysis
Climate change policy
Energy & behavior
Ecological economics
Sustainability in higher education
Urban and regional sustainability
Environmental issues in developing countries

Current Courses

Environment & society (ENVS 101)
Environmental analysis in social science (ENVS 220)
Local vs. global: Environmental issues beyond borders (ENVS 222)
Energy & society (ENVS 322)
Sustainable Cities (ENVS 390)



My web site: http://sites.google.com/a/oberlin.edu/shammin/

Oberlin College: http://new.oberlin.edu/

Environmental Studies at Oberlin: http://new.oberlin.edu/arts-and-sciences/departments/environment/

Blackboard: http://oncampus.oberlin.edu/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp