Chris Benner

Dorothy E. Everett Global Information and Social Entrepreneurship Chair,
Director, Everett Program
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentEnvironmental Studies Department,
Sociology Department
Phone530-574-7585 (Cell)
Web Site Chris Benner's Web-site
Everett Program for Technology and Social Change
OfficeInterdisciplinary Sciences Bldg., Room 461
Office Hours3-5pm Tuesdays, in Everett Program Office, 47 Social Sciences II Bldg.
Campus Mail StopEnvironmental Studies
Chris Benner

Biography, Education and Training

Dr. Chris Benner is the Dorothy E. Everett Chair in Global Information and Social Entrepreneurship, Director of the Everett Program for Technology and Social Change, and a Professor of Environmental Studies and Sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz.  Rooted in an urban political ecology approach, his research examines the relationships between technological change, urban and regional development, and structures of economic opportunity.  

Courses Taught

SOCY 30A Intro to Global Info and Soc Enterprise Studies
SOCY 30B Designing ICT Projects for Social Enterprise
SOCY 30C Project Implementation & Grant Writing