Associate Professor, Environmental Studies
PhD in Science and Technical Communication, 2008. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
MA in Creative Writing, 2003. University of Colorado-Boulder.
MS in Geology, 1999. University of Wisconsin-Madison.
BA Mount Holyoke College, 1997.
My research and teaching, which is currently primarily in the environmental humanities (film, literature, history, and communication), explore the interconnections between culture and nature. Specifically, I am interested in how various cultural media such as literature, film, photographs, and other communicative modes shape (and are shaped by) environmental issues.