Earlham College Border Studies Program

Opportunity Type: 
Location of Opportunity: 
Off Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

Earlham College

Opportunity Description: 

Based in Tucson, the Border Studies Program is situated in a complex and critical geographic bioregion, offering unique opportunities for studying social and ecological issues in local, regional, and international contexts. 

The Border Studies Program combines rigorous academic study, practical on-site learning, travel seminars and structured reflection in a semester that engages students in some of today’s most urgent social, economic, and ecological matters. A semester with the Border Studies Program facilitates the examination of issues related to migration, human rights, globalization, food systems, and the environment.

For more information visit: http://www.earlham.edu/border-studies/

Paid Position: 
Research Theme(s): 
Business and Economics
Climate and Adaptation
Environmental Arts and Humanities
Food Systems and Security
Governance, Law, and Policy
Informatics, Modeling, and Remote Sensing
Natural Environment and Biodiversity
Public Health
Science Engagement
Urban Environment