Steering Committee

Sunil Amrith's picture Sunil Amrith
Renu and Anand Dhawan Professor of History

Modern South Asian, Southeast Asian and Indian Ocean history; the history of migration and diasporas; environmental history, especially the history of water and climate; the...

Samara Brock's picture Samara Brock
Graduate Student, Forestry & Environmental Studies

Samara Brock is pursuing her PhD at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. She holds a master’s in Community and Regional Planning from the University of British...

Deborah Coen's picture Deborah Coen
Professor, History of Science and Medicine

History of science and technology; physical and earth sciences; climate; European History; cultural history.

Abigail Fields's picture Abigail Fields
Graduate Student, French

Abigail Fields is a PhD student in the Yale French Department. She is interested in the intersections of the history of science and literary criticism. Her work explores the...

Mark Frank's picture Mark Frank
Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer in the Environmental Humanities of East Asia

Agrarian Ideology; Environmental Practice; Ethnic Relations along the Chinese Frontier during the Early Twentieth Century
Cajetan Iheka's picture Cajetan Iheka
Associate Professor in English

African and Caribbean literatures and film, postcolonial studies, ecocriticism, ecomedia, and world literature

Lav Kanoi's picture Lav Kanoi
Graduate Student, Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies

Urban ecology, water, postcolonial studies, history and literature, language and linguistics, India

Caitlin Kossmann's picture Caitlin Kossmann
Graduate School Student

Global histories of conservation and environment, aesthetics and science, history of the life sciences, meanings of nature/natural in the history of science
Katja Lindskog's picture Katja Lindskog
Lecturer in English

Victorian literature, nineteenth-century literature and culture, environmental humanities, ecocriticism, literature and ecology, historiography,...

Tyler Lutz's picture Tyler Lutz
Graduate Student, Physics

(In)Stability, precarity, and chaos; physics in (and as) literature; space, time, and the landscape; German Romanticism and its revenants; uncertainty and the aleatory.