Assistant Professor

Ecosystem Science and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Soil and Crop Sciences

Fields of Expertise

Agriculture, Climate Science, Data, GIS, and Modeling

Areas of Interest

Agricultural sustainability, Climate change impacts and adaptation, Spatial data science and modeling


Nathan Mueller is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability and the Department of Soil and Crop Sciences at Colorado State University. His research analyzes the interactions between climate, water resources, and agricultural management to promote global food security and more sustainable agricultural landscapes. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota in 2013 and his B.A. from St. Olaf College in 2007. Nathan was an Environmental Fellow at Harvard University from 2013-2015.