Prof. Nancy Lee Peluso to receive environmental peacebuilding award

July 19, 2019

CSEAS core faculty Prof. Nancy Lee Peluso (Environmental Science, Policy & Management) Is the 2019 recipient of the Al Moumin Award in Environmental Peacebuilding, awarded by the Environmental Peacebuilding Association, UN Environment, American University’s School of International Service, and the Environmental Law Institute. The award will be presented to her at the Inaugural Conference on Environmental Peacebuilding to be held in October 2019 at UC Irvine, where she will also give a keynote address. Prof. Peluso received her Ph.D. in Rural Sociology from Cornell University. Her research on resource policy and politics and forest and agrarian change focuses on Indonesia.