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    Peter Alagona

    Peter Alagona

    Beagle Environmental Fellow: 2006-2008
    PhD History, UCLA, 2006
    Current Position: Associate Professor of History & Environmental Studies and Director of the lnterdepartmental PhD Emphasis in Environment and Society, UC-Santa Barbara

    Peter Alagona's research focuses on the cultural and political histories of ecology and the related life, environmental, and conservation sciences.... Read more about Peter Alagona

    Daniel Barber

    Daniel Barber

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2010-2012
    PhD Architecture, Columbia University
    Current Position: Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate Group in Architecture, School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

    Daniel A. Barber is an architectural historian analyzing affinities between the history of architecture and the emergence of environmentalism in the 20th century.... Read more about Daniel Barber

    Christopher Jones

    Christopher Jones

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2009-2011
    PhD History and Sociology of Science, University of Pennyslvania, 2009
    Current Position: Assistant Director of Graduates Studies and Associate Professor, History, Arizona State University

    Christopher Jones is a historian interested in the intersections between energy, technology, and the environment.... Read more about Christopher Jones

    Brian Lander

    Brian Lander

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2015-2017
    PhD East Asian Languages and Literatures, Columbia University
    Current Position: Assistant Professor of Environment and Society & History, Brown University

    Brian Lander employs textual, archaeological and paleoecological sources to study the human impact on the environment in ancient China.... Read more about Brian Lander

    Ling Zhang

    Ling Zhang

    Ziff Environmental Fellow: 2009-2011
    PhD Chinese Studies, University of Cambridge (UK)
    Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of History, Boston College

    Ling Zhang is a historian studying the environmental and economic history of medieval northern China, with particular emphasis on the environmental problems associated with natural disasters and economic decline in traditional agricultural society.

    ... Read more about Ling Zhang