GEOG 430
Human Use of the Environment

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Gabriel Tamariz

Gabriel is from Mexico City, has a BA in International Relations (Mexico) and a MSc in Political Ecology (Barcelona), and is now doing a PhD in Geography at Penn State. He is most interested in the interactions between agrobiodiversity, food sovereignty, and power, particularly in violent conflict and post-conflict landscapes. He is currently working on a dissertation research on agrobiodiversity change in drug war landscapes in Mexico.