José Soto

Associate Professor

Ecology, Management, and Restoration of Rangelands


Modeling of coupled natural-human systems at different spatial and temporal scales for both fundamental insight and practical real-world applications. Focus on ecosystem services, which are embedded in complex, social-ecological systems (SES).


  • Ph.D., 2013, University of Florida, Food and Resource Economics, Gainesville, FL
  • M.S., 2008, University of Arizona, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Tucson, AZ
  • B.A., 2006, University of Arizona, Economics, Tucson, AZ