Category: Featured Researcher

Featured Researcher: Jena Hickey


Jena Hickey Profile Photo

Jena is a PhD student in the University of Georgia’s Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources. She is back from a 6-month tour studying bonobos (a.k.a. pygmy chimpanzees) in the Maringa-Lopori-Wamba, a 70,000-km2 landscape in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). These globally endangered great apes – one of human’s closest living relatives – … More ›

Featured Researcher: Rebecca Witter


Image of Rebecca Witter

Rebecca Witter is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Ecological and Environmental Anthropology at UGA and a student associate of the Center for Integrative Conservation Research. Following a year of field research in Mozambique, Witter can be found sitting securely behind her desk at CICR writing her dissertation – which is currently entitled Trees, Trails, and Traces of … More ›

Featured Researcher: Adam Henne


Adam Henne Profile Photo

Adam is a student associate of the Center for Integrative Conservation Research, and a PhD candidate in University of Georgia’s program in environmental anthropology. At the moment Adam is in Chile conducting fieldwork with environmentalists, foresters, scientists, loggers, and labor and indigenous activists. This is research towards his dissertation, currently titled something like “The Social Life … More ›

Featured Researcher: Eial Dujovny


Eial Dujovny Profile Photo

A Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Center for Integrative Conservation Research, Eial Dujovny recently received a PhD from the Department of Ecological and Environmental Anthropology at the University of Georgia. Following twenty-two months of field research in India, Dujovny completed a dissertation titled: Casteing the Net: The Making of a Lagoon and the Emergence of Caste … More ›