Our program sets the standard in interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration, with more than 100 participating faculty from thirty campus programs and departments. Our degree programs are flexible and tailored to meet specific educational and career goals, providing students with the opportunities to work alongside world-class scholars and researchers, develop concrete skills and analytical abilities, and gain hands-on experience relevant to careers in government agencies, non-governmental organizations, private industry, and academic fields.
“I feel that teaching is the activist arm of my work. I am not an activist in the sense of social movement protest, but my research is always focused on the question of social justice.” A 2009 graduate of the … (more)
ENVS core faculty Louise Westling has published a book presenting the philosophy of Maurice Merleau-Ponty as a theoretical grounding for studies in environmental humanities. The Logos of the Living World: Merleau-Ponty, Animals, and Language draws on interdisciplinary research to argue that human … (more)
The concept of biodiversity has held sway as a core tenet of ecology and conservation for a quarter century. As a companion to this milestone, an ENVS-sponsored seminar series entitled Biodiversity at Twenty-Five is examining not only the principle’s scientific … (more)