Chris S. Renschler, Ph.D.

Department of Geography, Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Genomics and proteomics; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes

Chris S. Renschler (Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dipl.-Geoökol., M.ASCE) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography at the University at Buffalo (UB) – The State University of New York (SUNY) in Buffalo, USA. He is a Research Scientist at three UB institutions: MCEER, the Center for GeoHazard Studies, and the National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA). Dr. Renschler is a Geoecologist and Geographer by training and received his Ph.D. from the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Bonn in Germany. Prior to his current position, he was a post-doctoral researcher at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory and the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.