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Erin Sills

Professor and Interim Department Head

Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources

Jordan Hall 3110


Area(s) of Expertise

Economic Development, International Forestry


B.A. Princeton University (1990)
M.A. Duke University (1996)
Ph.D. Duke University (1998)

Research Interests

Markets and payments for non-timber forest benefits; Forest-based livelihoods and economic development; Deforestation and land use in the tropics (including current project on sociohydrology of the Brazilian Amazon); Impact evaluation (including current project on energy poverty in southern Africa).


FOR 414 – World Forestry

NR 595 – Survey Methods

ES200 – Climate Change and Sustainability


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