Virginia Tech™home

Ryan Calder, ScD, MASc, PE

Assistant Professor
Ryan Calder portrait
Room 389
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Dr. Ryan Calder is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Health and Policy in the Department of Population Health Sciences in the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech.

ScD, Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
MASc, Civil Engineering, Concordia University
BEng, Civil Engineering, Concordia University

Recent and ongoing areas of research include:

  • Impacts of hydroelectric development on Indigenous populations
  • The role of Canadian hydropower in U.S. renewable energy transitions
  • Quantifying and forecasting ecosystem services to improve management of public lands
  • Balancing risks of contaminant exposures and nutritional requirements among food insecure populations

View publications on Ryan Calder's Google Scholar profile.