Michael R. Dove

Margaret K. Musser Professor of Social Ecology; Professor of Anthropology, Curator of Anthropology Peabody Museum; Co-Coordinator, Joint F&ES/Anthropology Doctoral Program

Former Student News

Naomi Heindel
Heindel, Naomi. 2013. The Cree and the Crown: Management Stories From
North America’s Northern, Northern Woodlands.


Seth Cook

Global Program Operations Director, China for a Global Shift Initiative, WWF China.  The China for a Global Shift Initiative is working to ensure greater sustainability for China's overseas investments, and to integrate sustainability into China's domestic policy platforms such as the Five Year Plan.
Emily Harwell
Forestry consultant to the UN Security Council's Panel of Experts on Liberia
Lead Consultant on the World Bank's Program on Forests on a 2009 project called "Forests and Fragile States" which also served as an input paper to the Bank's 2011 World Development Report on Conflict, Security and Development:
Yuliya Shmidt
Lead analyst for renewable energy for the Division of Ratepayer Advocates at the California Public Utilities Commission
Jeremy Vetter
Vetter, Jeremy. 2006. Wallace’s Other Line: Human Biogeography and Field Practice in the Eastern Colonial Tropics. Journal of the History of Biology 39:89-123.

Nikil Anand
Anand, Nikhil. 2011. Pressure:  The Polytechnics of Water Supply in Mumbai. Cultural Anthropology 26(4) 542-563.

Anand, Nikhil and Rademacher, Anne.  2011.  Housing in the Urban Age: Inequality and Aspiration in Mumbai.  Antipode 43(5) 1748-1772. 

Catherine Benson
Benson, Catherine. 2012. “Shifting Accountabilities? Understanding the connections between national and provincial fisheries in Papua New Guinea”. Marine Policy 35:859-866

Benson, Catherine S. 2011. “Conservation NGOs in Madang, PNG: Understanding Accountability and Expectations” Society and Natural Resources 25(1): 1-16.

Agrawal, Arun and Catherine Benson. 2011. “Common Property Theory and Resource Governance Institutions: Outcomes and Explanations” Environmental Conservation 38(2): 199-210.
Agrawal, Arun, Chhatre, Ashwini, Harry Fisher, Lauren Persha, and Catherine Benson.  2010.  “Biodiversity Conservation and Livelihoods in Human-Dominated Landscapes: Forest Commons in South Asia.” Biological Conservation.
Andrew S. Mathews
Andrew S. Mathews. Instituting Nature: Authority, Expertise, and Power in Mexican Forests. MIT Press, November 18, 2011.
Steve Rhee
October 2009-Present: Ford Foundation Indonesia Program Officer for "expanding community rights over natural resources."

November 2007-Sept. 2009: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the US State Dept. covering trade-related labor and environment issues.

Kevin Woods (F&ES 2004)
“Ceasefire Capitalism: Military-Private Partnerships, Resource Concessions and Military-State Building in the Burma-China Borderlands.”

“Conflict Timber along the China-Burma Border: Connecting the Global Timber Consumer with Violent Extraction Sites.” In: Tagliacozzo, E. and Wen-Chin Chang (Eds.); Ethnic Chinese Merchants and Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia: A History through Commodities. Duke University Press.