Launching a Career in Academia

The idea for this article was suggested to me by Lloyd Miller and was the result of a SACC listserv discussion initiated by Anthony Balzano, a professor of anthropology and sociology at Sussex County Community College in New York, on the issue of “launching a career in academia.” To prepare for the AAA meetings held […]

What Wilderness?

I love reading, writing, teaching, and engaging in research about the environment, so much so that I spend a large part of my year, when I am not teaching, traveling to field sites that help me better understand the environment and our relation to it.  Particularly fascinating to me is the conflict that exists regarding […]