Position title: Professor & Director, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Phone: (608) 265-5296
122 Science Hall
Biodiversity; conservation; political economy; anthropogenic environments; India
PhD, Clark University, 1996
1) Biodiversity in agrofoestry plantations in Karnataka, India
2) Afforestation, colonialism, and contemporary forest policy
3) Political Demography
4) Conservation science, anxiety, and psychoanalytic interpretation
Niki vonHedemann, Paul Robbins, Mindy Butterworth, Katheryn Landau, and Cory Morin. 2016. “Managing mosquito spaces: citizen self-governance of disease vectors in a desert landscape” Heath and Place.
Karanth, K. K., V. Sankararaman, S. Dalvi, A. Srivathsa, R. Parameshwaran, S. Sharma, P. Robbins, and A. Chhatre. 2016. Producing diversity: Agroforests Sustain Avian Richness and Abundance in India’s Western Ghats. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.
Robbins, P. and S. Smith. 2016. “Baby Bust: Towards Political Demography” Progress in Human Geography.
Robbins, P., A. Chhatre and K. Karanth. 2015. “Political ecology of commodity agroforests and tropical biodiversity” Conservation Letters. 8(2): 77–85.