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Lars Hedin

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Princeton Environmental Institute
Position: PEI Faculty/Associated Faculty
Title(s): Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and the Princeton Environmental Institute. Chair, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.
  • Climate Science and Modeling
  • Environmental - Chemistry
  • Environmental - Ecology
  • Grand Challenges
  • Grand Challenges - Climate & Energy
Office: 222 Guyot Hall
Phone: 609-258-7325
Lars Hedin

Research Interests

Ecosystem analysis; emergence and maintenance of geographically broad patterns in cycling of nutrients and greenhouse trace gases; local-scale microbial processes; global-scale controls on ecosystem structure and function.

PEI Research/Program Affiliations

  • Director, Program in Environmental Studies
  • PEI Executive Committee
  • Grand Challenges Faculty
  • Lead Project PI, Carbon Mitigation Initiative
  • Participating Faculty, Center for Biocomplexity
  • Investigator, Cooperative Institute for Climate Science


  • ENV 302 / CEE 302 / EEB 302: Advanced Analysis of Environmental Systems
  • EEB/ENV 417A: Ecosystems and Global Change

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