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William Meyer

Associate Professor of Geography
Geography, 302 Ho Science Center
p 315-228-6781

Degree

BA, Williams College, 1983; PhD, Clark University, 1990

Specialties

Environmental change, hazards and resources, environmental history

Interests

Climate and society, human-environment relationship, environmental history, New York State, Russia

Publications

  • Americans and Their Weather: A History (Oxford University Press, 2000)
  • Human Impact on the Earth (Cambridge University Press, 1996)
  • "Why Indoor Climate Changes" (Climatic Change, 2002)
  • "The Perfectionists and the Weather: The Oneida Community's Quest for Meteorological Utopia, 1848-1879" (Environmental History 2002)
  • "Human-Environment Relations" (International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2002)

Professional Experience

Associate, Belfer Center, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University 1997-2003; Research Associate, Clark University 1987-1996