George Perkins Marsh Institute

Marsh Lectures

Seminar Series 2016-17 Academic Year

The George Perkins Marsh Institute and Jeanne X. Kasperson Research Library announce the 2016-17 Academic Year Seminar Series. Seminars will present cutting-edge research on human/environment interactions taking place at Clark University and are designed to catalyze discussions regarding future research possibilities. Seminar dates speakers are as follows:

"Book Talk: The Rise of the Hybrid Domain"

Thursday, September 8, 2016
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Yuko Aoyama, Professor and Henry J. Leir Faculty Fellow of Geography, Clark University


"The Ability of Tree-Rings to Represent Soil Moisture in Eastern US Forests: Challenges from Changing Climatic Conditions"

Debra I. and Jeffrey A. Geller Endowed Lecture

Thursday, September 22, 2016
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Justin Maxwell, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Indiana University


Debra I. and Jeffrey A. Geller Endowed Lecture, co-sponsored with the Graduate School of Geography Colloquium Series

"TBA"

Thursday, October 27, 2016
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
University Center Grace Conference Room

Asa Rennermalm, Assistant Professor of Geography, Rutgers University


"Navigating Clark University's IRB: How to Plan your Human Subjects Research and Get it Approved"

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

James Elliott, Professor, English Department and Chair, Clark University Institutional Review Board (IRB), Robert Johnston, Director, George Perkins Marsh Institute and Member, Clark University IRB


"TBA"

Thursday, February 2, 2017
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Elisabeth Gilmore, Assistant Professor, Department of International Development, Community, and Environment, Clark University


"Sustainable Consumption"

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Halina S. Brown, Professor, Department of Environmental Science & Policy and the Department of International Development, Community, and Environment, Clark University


Debra I. and Jeffrey A. Geller Endowed Lecture, co-sponsored with the Graduate School of Geography Colloquium Series

"TBA"
Date TBA
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Douglas O. Fuller, Professor, Department of Geography and Regional Studies, University of Miami