Dr. Robert W. Taylor

Professor, Sustainability Science & Urban Environmental Studies

Department of Earth and Environmental Studies

Montclair State University

Montclair, New Jersey USA 07043

Tel. 973-655-4129

Email: taylorr@mail.montclair.edu


 Description of Present Position: Responsible for teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses in the following specialties: Urban Sustainability and Environmental Urban Studies; Best Practices for Sustainable Management of Cities; Green technologies designed to produce low carbon and resilient cities. Administrative responsibilities are: Advisor for Students in PHD Program in  Environmental Management; and the Director of the Center for Environmental Management & Analysis (CEMA), which provides technical assistance and training workshops.

Vietnam Educational Foundation Award: Visiting Professor, Ho Chi Minh University of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnam Educational Fund Award, 2013 “Strategies and Technologies for Climate Change Adaptation in Global Cities.”

U.S. Fulbright Professorships (2): Visiting Professor, Dept. of Biology, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines “Sustainability Plan for Manila, Philippines” 2009; Senior Lecturer, Depts. of Architecture and Geography & Urban Planning, University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria, 1982.

Recent Grant Award: Robert W. Taylor, Jose Carandang, Jose Calleja, P.I.’s, “Urban Rooftop Hydroponics for Diversified Agriculture: Pilot Project,” Angelo King Institute, Manila Philippines, September 2011-September 2012.


Robert Taylor, ed.  Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Sustainability, Mc-Graw Hill (New York, second ed. 2013)

Email: taylorr@mail.montclair.edu