Stacy D. VanDeveer is Professor of Political Science, Program Chair for the Sustainability Dual Major and Co-Chair of the Academic Program Committee for the Carsey School of Public Policy and UNH.  His research interests include international environmental policymaking and its domestic impacts, the role of expertise in policymaking and the politics of consumption and environmental and human rights degradation in global commodities markets. He co-edits the journal Global Environmental Politics (MIT Press - among the highest ranking academic journals by impact factor in both political science and in environmental studies.). He spent two years as a post-doctoral research fellow in the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government after getting his Ph.D from the University of Maryland. He has received research funding from the (US) National Science Foundation, the Embassy of Canada, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research (MISTRA), among others. He has authored and co-authored over 100 articles, book chapters, working papers and reports and six co-edited books on international and comparative environmental politics. He was a Visiting Fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University (2006-07) and On-site Director of the UNH London Program at Regents College (2007-08). He directed the MA program in Political Science at UNH from 2006-2011, developed and launched the Graduate Certificate Program in Sustainability Politics and Policy and he was the Interim Director of the UNH Center for International Education in the first half of 2010. He was Senior Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy in Washington, DC (2011-12) and he became a Faculty Fellow at the Center for Governance and Sustainability at UMASS Boston in 2014. 


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