Tiziana Centofanti is an environmental scientist whose teaching and research interests are at the intersection of environmental pollution, ecology, and environmental policy. Tiziana explores how environmental issues (i.e., water scarcity, pollution, agro-biodiversity loss) affect human and ecosystem resilience. Specific research studies focus on restoration ecology of degraded land, local institutions and human drivers for conservation of resources, and ecosystem services assessment.
She has taught and worked as a research scientist at Cranfield University (UK), University of Maryland (College Park), U.S. Department of Agriculture (Beltsville, MD), and California State University (Fresno).
Tiziana has co-authored various publications in academic journals such as the Journal of Environmental Management, Environmental Pollution, Plant and Soil, and the Journal of Environmental Quality.