Welcome! Global Sustainabilities is the personal website of Peter Wilshusen, Professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences at Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA – USA).
The site captures much of my teaching, research, and writing on:
sustainability | governance | conservation | nature | inequality.
Peter R. Wilshusen, Ph.D.
Professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 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).