|Present||Associate Professor, Quinney College of Natural Resources, Environment and Society, Utah State University ‐ Quinney College of Natural Resources, Wildland Resources|
Honors and Awards
- 1992 - International Rotary Scholar
- 1993-1994 - Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship
- 1994-1999 - NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
- 2001-2002 - Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship
- 2008-2009 - AAUW American Fellowship
- 2011-2016 - NSF CAREER Award
- 2012 - Faculty Undergraduate Advisor of the Year
Utah State University
College of Natural Resources
5215 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-5215
Featured Works (2)
Recent Works (2)
Peer-Reviewed Publications (26)
Land system science and the social–environmental system: the case ...
Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability (2016)
Land system science axiomatically addresses social–environmental systems by integrating the dynamics of land uses (social) and land covers (environment), invariably ...
The gender dynamics of conditional cash transfers and smallholder farming ...
Women's Studies International Forum (2016)
We explore how Oportunidades, Mexico's anti-poverty conditional cash transfer (CCT) program, impacts production and gender dynamics in the smallholder agricultural ...
Developing, Implementing, and Evaluating a No-Child-Left-Inside Pilot Program
Applied Environmental Education & Communication (2014)
We describe experience with a pilot week-long, No-Child-Left-Inside (NCLI), outdoor program implemented in Cache Valley, Utah, in 2012. Through response ...
Outcomes of conservation alliances with women’s community-based organizations in ...
Society & Natural Resources (2012)
Through alliances with local community-based organizations, including groups of women, conservationists have used integrated conservation and development projects as a ...
Gendered livelihoods and the politics of socio-environmental identity: Women’s ...
Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography (2011)
A livelihoods approach positions individuals, situated within households, as active agents within processes occurring at various scales. Environmental conservation efforts ...
Environment, transnational labor migration, and gender: Case studies from Southern ...
Population and Environment (2010)
Gender shapes the migration–environment association in both origin and destination communities. Using quantitative and qualitative data, we juxtapose these gender ...