3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Geography and Geology
Room 200C Contact: Lowery Parker
Paul D. Hirsch will lead a discussion to explore the “Integrative Framework” currently in use by the integrative conservation PhD program and draw on the decision context surrounding the issue of hydraulic fracturing in New York State.Hirsch is an assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Studies at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Additionally, Hirsch serves as the Research Director for Environmental Collaboration and Conflict at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. He has a masters degree in Conservation Ecology and Sustainable Development from the University of Georgia Odum School of Ecology, and a PhD from the Georgia Institute of Technology's School of Public Policy.This lecture is sponsored by the Center for Integrative Conservation Research, Organized ICON Network & Cooperative, and the Anthropology Graduate Student Organization.