Specializations: Examining the process of collaborative conservation at varying spatial levels, and the mechanism by which local communities can be integrated into the process of collaborative conservation.
Specializations: Political ecology of natural resource and protected area management. Social and environmental outcomes of payments for ecosystem services. Participative, adaptive conservation planning and management.
Specializations: International development and natural resource conservation in Latin America, specifically Yucatan, Mexico; Coupled human and natural systems; Common-pool resource regimes; Landscape ecology and eco-agriculture.