Michael R. Dove

Margaret K. Musser Professor of Social Ecology; Professor of Anthropology, Curator of Anthropology Peabody Museum; Co-Coordinator, Joint F&ES/Anthropology Doctoral Program; Chair Council on Southeast Asian Studies

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Tel: 203 432-3463

Faculty Support

Julie Cohen
203 432-8467
julie.cohen@yale.edu

Education

B.A. Northwestern University
M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

 

About

Michael Dove is an environmental anthropologist, whose work focuses on the environmental relations of local communities, especially in South and Southeast Asia. Research and teaching interests include the anthropology of climate change and the cultural and political aspects of natural hazards, disasters, and resource degradation; indigenous environmental knowledge and practice; the study of developmental and environmental institutions, discourses, and movements; commodity production (rubber, oil palm, pepper); and the history and sociology of the environment-related sciences. 

 

Courses

Course Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020
520
Society and Environment: Introduction to Theory and Method
Dove
M - 9:00-11:50
Dove
TBA - TBA
869
Disaster, Degradation, Dystopia: Social Science Approaches to Environmental Perturbation and Change
Dove
Th - 1:00-3:50
Dove
TBA - TBA
878
Climate and Society: Past to Present
Dove
Th - 1:30-3:20
Dove
TBA - TBA
902
Environmental Anthropology Research Lab
Dove
F - 1:00-4:00
Dove
F - 1:00-4:00
Dove
TBA - TBA
Dove
TBA - TBA