Melanie Dupuis

Melanie Dupuis

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Environmental Studies and Sciences
Upstairs Suite
Dyson Environmental House
| Office Hours: Thu 3:30pm-5:pm
One Pace Plaza
| Office Hours: Tue 3:30pm-5:00pm


Faculty Bio

My work focuses on sustainable governance, political agroecology, environmental politics and policy, consumption, food, agriculture, technological change, social history, theory, social justice and social change.


PhD, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1991
Development Sociology

BA, Radcliffe College, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1979

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ENS 798: Tpc: Environmental Science
ENV 100: Water, Wildlife and Windmills
ENV 105: Social Respon & World Nature
ENV 231: Equity & the Dsgn of Sust. Fut
ENV 275: Food Systems and Agroecology
ENV 310: Enviro Plcy & Sustainable Gvrn
ENV 380: Intro to Research Methods
ENV 380: Junior Year Research Seminar
ENV 498: Mentoring Seminar
ENV 499: Senior Year Exp/Environmental
ENV 500: Food Systm & Envrnmntl Law
ESP 550: Gvrnng Sustainable Transitions
ESP 608: Anlytcl Mthds in Env Sci
ESP 793: Research II
ESP 794: Cntmprry Envrnmntl Issues: Cps

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Environmental Studies and Science
  • Rural Sociological Society
  • American Association of Geographers