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Jessica Barnes

Assistant Professor - Geography Dept.; Environment and Sustainability Program
University of South Carolina

Phone Number: (803) 777-9945
Office: Callcott 221


Dr. Barnes received her Ph.D. in sustainable development from Columbia University in 2010 and held a postdoctoral fellowship with the Yale Climate & Energy Institute and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies from 2011 to 2013. She joined the University of South Carolina in 2013 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography with a joint appointment in the Environment and Sustainability Program.


Environment, resource politics, water, development, Middle East