James C. Bassett

James C. Bassett


SB1 3232  


Bachelors – UCLA
Masters – Ohio State University
PhD – Ohio State University

Research Interest

Economic dimensions of sustainability

Sustainable food and agriculture

Dr. James C. Bassett serves on the faculty of UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability as well as the Fielding School of Public Health. He is a recipient of the Pritzker Fellowship for Environment and Sustainability Education and has received several awards for outstanding teaching and advising. In his work as a consultant, his clients have included major corporations and nonprofit organizations. He has served on several boards of directors and as a curriculum advisor for the Annenberg/CPB educational series "Race to Save the Planet." He currently volunteers as a Master Gardener under the University of California’s Agriculture and Natural Resources Division.