PhD, University of Cambridge
Professor Bill Adams joins the Institute’s faculty in January 2021. He was previously Moran Professor of Conservation and Development in the Department of Geography at the University of Cambridge. His books include Against Extinction: the Story of Conservation (2004, Earthscan, London) and Green Development: Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World (4th Ed., 2020, Routledge, London). His research explores conservation from the perspectives of political ecology and environmental history, and he is currently interested in the ways in which new technologies reshape understanding of nature and conservation practice.