Interests:Research focuses on intersection of gender, development, environment, and globalization, with a specific focus on the social and socio-environmental consequences of a large-scale World Bank funded dam development project in Lesotho, Southern Africa.
Office Hours:Winter 2017- Wed 4-5pm, in 305 PLC, may change due to international admin travel: pls confirm hours with Nancy O'Brien, firstname.lastname@example.org
Interests:culture and development, culturally sustainable development, identity and community, political legitimation, multiple forms of modernity, primary field work in West Africa, secondary field work in Indonesia
Office Hours:Tuesdays 1:45-3:45 (Spring 2017)--except not May 2 and not May 9 (out of country)
Affiliated Departments:Environmental Studies, Geography, Latin American Studies, Women's And Gender Studies
Interests:Neoliberal and "post-neoliberal" models of economic development on communities and environment in Latin America and the U.S. Sustainable community development projects in indigenous territories in Bolivia (e.g. extraction of Copaibo oil, Babassu/Cuzi oil)
Office Hours:Winter 2017: Mondays, 1:00-3:00 OR by appointment
Affiliated Departments:Political Science
Interests:Globalization and the State, Political Economy,War & Conflict, Migrant & Refugee Crises, Radicalization, Political Islam, Middle East & North Africa (focus on Egypt and Syria). Fieldwork in Egypt, Palestine, Jordan and Turkey.