Global Sustainabilities

Welcome!  Global Sustainabilities is the personal website of Peter Wilshusen, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies at Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA – USA).

The site captures much of my teaching, research, and writing on:
sustainability | governance | conservation | nature | inequality.

Please note that some parts of the site are still under construction.

Peter R. Wilshusen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, Bucknell University (USA)
David and Patricia Ekedahl Professor of Environmental Studies (2010-2015)
Executive Director, Bucknell Center for Sustainability and the Environment (2012-2016)
Affiliate Faculty Member, Department of Geography



Ph.D., University of Michigan (2003)
School of Natural Resources and Environment
Concentration: Environmental Policy and Planning

M.F.S., Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (1996)

B.A. with Honors, University of Vermont (1990)
Environmental Studies Program
Concentration: Environmental Law and Policy

Scholarly Interests and Domains

Areas of Interest: political ecology, sustainability, environmental governance, development, social theory, inequality, neoliberalism, common property, biodiversity, market-based approaches.

Disciplinary Affinities: human geography, cultural anthropology, environmental sociology, environmental history

Area Studies: Latin America (particularly Mexico and Brazil).


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