Christopher Brown

Vice Provost for Faculty Development
Professor, jointly appointed in the Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science and the Environmental Studies Program
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Brown’s research interests cover a vast spectrum and include the political and ecological dynamics of development and conservation, political ecology, land-change science, biogeography, development institutions and policy, and nongovernmental organizations. His regional expertise is in Latin America, especially the Brazilian Amazon. He is a prolific author and has been a reviewer for two dozen journals spanning the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities.

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