David A. Sonnenfeld, Ph.D.

Dept. of Environmental Studies

State University of New York
 College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Virtual Lecture: "Ecological Modernization Theory: An Introduction", Renmin University, China, October 2009 (iTunes, link)


I have taught graduate and/or undergraduate courses in environmental policy and governance, environmental sociology, research design and methods, political sociology, science and technology studies, and other topics in my current position at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF); and at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; Wageningen University, the Netherlands; the Research School for Socio-Economic and Natural Sciences of the Environment (SENSE), the Netherlands; the University of California at Berkeley; Washington State University; and the University of California, Santa Cruz. I have guest lectured at the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies, Israel; Beijing Forestry University; Renmin University of China; the University of Malaya, and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM-National University of Malaysia); Chulalongkorn University, Thailand; Shih-Hsin University, Taiwan; College of Natural Sciences, Vietnam National University; Van Lang University, Vietnam; Portland State University; and the College of William and Mary, among others. Below are links for current and past courses taught, and more...

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Fall 2020

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Fall 2019

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