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Ben Hinde

Undergraduate Programs
Earth Sciences
Phone: 541-346-5052
Office: 100 -A Cascade
Research Interests: RockHounding - Sustainability - Equity and Social Justice


With a strong focus on student success, faculty relationships and campus partnerships, Ben currently administers undergraduate programs for Earth Sciences. Prior to this, he was responsible for graduate programs in ANTH, ENVS, and GEOG and before that managed a graduate portfolio of 11 programs for the new School of Global Studies & Languages. He has also worked in University Housing, managing the University’s COVID-19 response for all on-campus students. Ben worked as a Project Manager for various carbon, life cycle, and sustainability projects, as a District Manager for Albertsons Fuel and Convenience Centers, and as an Assistant Operations Manager for GMAC. Ben has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology, a Master of Science Environmental Studies, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Oregon. Additionally, Ben has a Conflict Dispute Resolution specialization from the UO Law School, is certified in sustainable business practices, and is a Registered Environmental Professional.