Jennifer Schmitt

Portrait: Jennifer Schmitt

Jennifer Schmitt
Research Fellow
NorthStar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise
jorg0206@umn.edu
612-626-3637

Jennifer Schmitt is a research fellow with the NorthStar Initiative for Sustainable Enterprise. She is working on projects that include corporate embedded sustainability and smart network applications in Tanzania.

Jennifer’s prior work in sustainability has been coordinating a proposed graduate sustainability minor and assisting with sustainability reporting. Jennifer has a M.S. in applied economics and Ph.D. in conservation biology from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. in biology and international relations from Beloit College.

Her past research has included conservation policies and socioeconomics in the Serengeti ecosystem, Tanzania.