Co-director, Comparative Wests Project
Jared Dahl Aldern is an environmental historian, ecological restorationist, and educator living in Central California. Drawing on archival research, linguistic anthropology, literary theory, and or … Read More »

Director, Comparative Wests Project
Doug Bird works on resource use ecology, ethnoarchaeology and questions surrounding livelihoods and land use in Australia and Western North America. His research focuses on understanding factors th … Read More »

I received my bachelor’s degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, my master’s and PhD from Stanford University. My work combines ecological approaches in et … Read More »