Department of Urban and Rural Development
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Prof Dr. Andrea J. Nightingale

Professor Andrea J. Nightingale is a Geographer by training and presently Chair of Rural Development in the Global South at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. In 2019, she will move to the University of Oslo, Department of Geography. Her current research interests include: political violence in climate change adaptation programs; climate change adaptation and transformation debates; public authority, collective action and state formation; the nature-society nexus; and feminist work on emotion and subjectivity in relation to development, transformation, collective action and cooperation. She previously worked at the School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden and the University of Edinburgh, Geography, School of GeoSciences, Scotland, and during her PhD at the University of Minnesota, was a National Science Foundation and MacArthur Scholars Fellow. Her forthcoming book is Environment and Sustainability in a Globalizing World, Routledge, 2018.

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