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Jordan King

Jordan King

PhD Student, Sustainability, School of Sustainability

School of Sustainability
Arizona State University
PO Box 875502
Tempe, AZ 85287-5502


  • PhD Student, Sustainability, School of Sustainability


Jordan King cares about sustainability education and how people engage with the natural and cultural world around them. Prior to attending Arizona State University, Jordan has worked on projects focusing on environmental literacy in higher education, sustainable food systems and community outreach in Peru, and meaningful outdoor experiences for youth. He holds a BA in History from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and a MS in Environmental Education from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

Teaching Assistant Experience

  • Environmental Edcuation Practicum at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Spoken Languages:
Spanish (intermediate)


  • MS, Natural Resources and Environmental Education, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, 2015
  • BA, History, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 2012


Journal Articles


King, J. A. and R. L. Franzen. 2017. Environmental literacy in environmentally-themed higher education courses. Journal of Sustainability Education 13(Mar):. (link )



King, J. A. 2018. Developing effective environmental educators: A values-based assessment. Poster presented at the 47th NAAEE Annual Conference, October 9-13, 2018, Spokane, WA.



King, J. A. 2018. A quantum vision for environmental literacy and leadership. Presentation at the 47th NAAEE Annual Conference, October 9-13, 2018, Spokane, WA. (link )


King, J. A. 2017. Advocating for behavior change in the Anthropocene Age. Presentation at the Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education Conference, October 19-21, 2017, Concordia University, Mequon, WI. (link )


King, J. A. 2015. A single science: Principles for contemporary environmental education. Presentation at the Midwest Environmental Education Conference, October 21-24, 2015, Madison, WI.

Sstainability Champions, 2016