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Sustainability, Development, and Environment

Matters of development are inter-related with quality of life, health, and environmental and well as economic sustainability. This thematic area studies how policy-makers address conditions that transcend national borders and how international institutions can address global environmental threats.


Affiliated Faculty

Christopher Bosso: Professor,Public Policy; Associate Director, Schools of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Mai’a Cross- Associate Professor, Political Science and International Affairs, Director of Graduate Studies

Silvia Dominguez- Associate Professor, Sociology

Daniel Faber- Professor, Sociology. Director of the Northeastern Environmental Justice Research Collaborate

Joan Fitzgerald- Professor, Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Gretchen Heefner: Associate Professor, History

Jeffrey Juris: Associate Professor, Anthropology, Director of the Masters of International Affairs Program

Ioannis Livanis: Associate Professor, International Affairs and Political Science

William Miles: Professor, Political Science

Valentine Moghadam: Professor, Sociology and International Affairs

Kwamina Panford: Associate Professor, Africana Studies and Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies)

Gordana Rabrenovic: Associate Professor, Sociology, Director of Brudnick Center on Violence and Conflict

Kirsten Rodine-Hardy: Associate Professor, Political Science

Thomas Vicino: Professor, Political Science, Public Policy and Urban Affairs, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies CSSH

Liza Weinstein: Associate professor, Sociology, Department Chair

Alan West-Duran: Associate Professor, Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies