Society and Environment

Claudia Carr's picture
International and rural resource development; public policy and international rural development; water resources and public policy; African natural resources and development; river basin development and conservation; pastoralism and development,
Youjin B. Chung's picture
political economy of development, historical and feminist political ecology, critical food and agrarian studies, African studies, Tanzania, feminist theory, science technology studies, critical ethnography, visual methods
Kathryn Teigen De Master's picture
Sociology of agriculture, rural livelihoods, farmland access and financialization, the agri-food tech sector, agroecological/diversified farming systems, terroir
Louise P. FORTMANN's picture
Natural resource sociology, political ecology, rural development, gender
Christina M Getz's picture
Ethics, history, politics, rural development
J. GILLESS's picture
Forest economics and management, wildfire protection planning
Seth Holmes's picture
Medical anthropology, transnational im/migration and refugeeism, critical food studies, racialization and racism, gender and queer theory, naturalization and normalization of social and health inequalities, Latin America, the United States, and Europe.
I advise graduate students who utilize ethnographic methods and social theory often related to one or more of the following: social and political inequities, health and health care, transnational im/migration and/or refugeeism, critical food studies. If you are interested in working with me, please read this profile page closely and look at some of my work.
Elizabeth Hoover's picture
Native American food systems, food sovereignty, Native American environmental health movements, heirloom seeds, Indigenous uses of fire, Native American museum curation, community based participatory research, environmental justice, food justice
Lynn HUNTSINGER's picture
Rangeland conservation and management:
Alastair Iles's picture
Chemicals policy and politics (including green chemistry, chemicals testing, biomonitoring) II sustainable food systems (including agroecology, policies for diversified farming systems, food sovereignty) II environmental STS II sustainability transitions II sustainability learning and societal change
Michael Mascarenhas's picture
Postcolonial theory and development studies, environmental justice and critical race theory, and science and technology studies
Jonas Meckling's picture
climate policy, energy policy, political economy
Carolyn MERCHANT's picture
Environmental history, philosophy and ethics
Meg Mills-Novoa's picture
climate change adaptation, political ecology of global change, critical development studies, water justice, participatory mixed methods, Latin America
Rachel Morello-Frosch's picture
Race and class determinants of the distribution of health risks associated with air pollution among diverse communities in the United States.
Peter Nelson's picture
Indigenous archaeology, Indigenous environmental studies, settler colonialism, Community-Based Participatory Research, California
Kate O'Neill's picture
Global environmental politics and governance, global political economy, wastes, waste trade and the circular economy, climate change politics, activism and social movements
Dara O'ROURKE's picture
Environmental justice, globalization, industrial ecology, labor
Nancy Peluso's picture
political ecology, Indonesia, resource policy and politics, forest and agrarian change, property and access
Jeff ROMM's picture
Natural resource and environmental policy
Jennifer Sowerwine's picture
Building equitable, economically viable and culturally relevant food systems in metropolitan areas that contribute to healthy communities
Ecological diversity and sustainable livelihoods
Sunaura Taylor's picture
Disability studies; queer and crip theories; ableism; animal studies/ethics; interspecies; interdependence and theories of care; environmental humanities; ecofeminism; environmental justice; capitalism and inequality; work and labor
NOTE FOR PHD APPLICANTS: I am accepting students for the 2021-2022 school year. I advise and mentor students working in the areas of critical disability studies, crip studies, and environmental justice from a critical health perspective. In addition I advise students working in critical animal studies and multispecies justice. Feel free to reach out to me if you work in these areas or if you are a disabled student who is wanting to know more about navigating ESPM.