Maxwell Conference 2016

A VERY, VERY, VERY BRIEF C.V.

Positions:

Associate Professor (2012-present), Assistant Professor (2008-2012), Department of Geography, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University

Research Director for Environmental Collaboration and Conflicts, Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflicts and Collaboration (PARCC), Maxwell School (2016-present)

Faculty Affiliate: Women’s and Gender Studies Department, Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflicts and Collaboration (PARCC), Center for Environmental Policy and Administration (CEPA), South Asia Center, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, Tolley Humanities Faculty, International Relations Program, Democratizing Knowledge Collective, Asian/Asian-American Studies

Assistant Professor (US) / Lecturer (UK), Department of Geography, King’s College London (2006-2008)

Visiting Fellow, School of Environment and Development, University of Manchester (2005-2006)

Teaching Assistant, Department of Geography, University of Minnesota (2001-2004)

Programme Officer, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (1998-2001)

Some Affiliations:

Visiting Fellow, International Center for Climate Change and Development, Independent University of Bangladesh (2017)

Scientific Panel Member, United Nations International Year of Global Understanding, International Geographical Union (2011-present)

Member, Management Steering Committee, WaTeRS Network (2014-2016)

Member, National Screening Committee, US Fulbright Fellowships (2013-2014)

Chair (2013-2015), Vice Chair (2001-2013), Director (2009-2011), Development Geographies Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers

Member, International Research and Scholarly Exchange Committee, Association of American Geographers (2013-2015)

Founding Committee Member, Participatory Geographies Research Group, Institute of British Geographers (2005-present)

Co-Founder and Co-Moderator, Water Forum (International E-discussion Group) (2006-present)

Fellow, International Water Management Institute (IWMI)(2002-2006)

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellow, University of Minnesota (1996-1998; 2001-2007)

Education:

Ph.D. Department of Geography University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 2007.

M.A. Department of Geography University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 1998.

A.B. (Cum Laude), Department of Geosciences (Honors) and Certificate Program in Environmental Studies (Honors), Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA. 1996.

Research Interests:

Nature-society relationships; Social justice; Development geography; Feminist geography; Water Governance; Climate Change; Natural Hazards; Human Rights; South Asia; Research Methods.