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The SSWG Board reflects the diversity of the conservation social sciences.  The Board includes:

  • Representatives from anthropology, economics, geography, political science, psychology, and sociology
  • At-large representatives, including one student representative
  • The Social Science representative to the SCB Board of Governors

Board members serve for elected terms of two years.  See below for Board member contact information and biographies.

The SSWG Board holds an annual business meeting, in conjunction with the SCB Annual Meeting. Please join us at our business meeting!

Board Members:

Meredith Gore
Michigan State University

Tara Teel
Past-President, Psychology Representative
Colorado State University

Ashwini Chhatre
At-Large Representative
Bharti Institute of Public Policy

Kate Christen
Liaison to SCB Board of Governors
Smithsonian Institution

Douglas A. Clark
At-Large Representative
University of Saskatchewan

Rebecca Garvoille
At-Large Representative
Denver Zoo

Kathy Halvorsen
Sociology Representative
Michigan Technological University

Christie Lam
Anthropology Representative
Osaka University

Daniel C. Miller
Political Science Representative
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Jessica Musengezi
Economics Representative
The Nature Conservancy

Robin Roth
Geography Representative
York University

Becky Thomas
At-Large (Student) Representative