The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Environmental Studies

Amherst College

Rick Lopez 
Latinx and Latin American Studies/History/

environmental history (16th-21st centuries); popular movements; indigenous political identity; race, gender, & identity; US-Mexican borderland; Latin American art and culture; global/comparative fascism



Hampshire College

Susan Darlington 
Anthropology/Asian Studies

women and family in southeast Asia

Mount Holyoke College

Holly Hanson 
Co-Chair of the Development Studies Nexus/History

Agrarian change in Africa, social history of the Buganda kingdom, precolonial African political culture, globalization as a historical process

Smith College

Leslie King 

ideologies of nationalism, gender, race/ethnicity and class are implicated in the construction and implementation of population policies; social justice and the environment


Kiran Asher 
Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies

gendered and raced dimensions of social and environmental change in the global south,  postcolonial feminist marxist critiques of development, political economy of environmental conservation 

M.V. Lee Badgett
Economics/Public Polity & Administration

economics of race and gender; sexual orientation discrimination in labor markets 

John Gerber 
Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Sustainable Food and Farming