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Advisory Board

  • Marco Armiero, Director, Environmental Humanities Laboratory, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
  • Robert  Boschman, Professor of English, Mount Royal University, Canada; President of Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture (ALEC) in Canada
  • Dianne Chisholm, Professor of English and Film, University of Alberta and University of Alberta’s Arts Environmental Consortium
  • Camille Dungy, Professor of English, Colorado State University, USA
  • David Farrier, Lecturer in English Literature, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Matthew Fuller, Professor in Cultural Studies, Goldsmith’s University of London, UK
  • Yasmin Gunaratnam, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Goldsmith’s University of London, UK
  • Donna J. Haraway, Distinguished Professor Emerita, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
  • Ursula K. Heise, Marcia Howard Professor of Environmental Humanities, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
  • Mike Hulme, Distinguished Professor in Culture and Climate, King’s College London, UK
  • Catriona Mortimer Sandilands, Canada Research Chair in Sustainability and Culture, York University, Kanada
  • Serpil Oppermann, Professor of English Language and Literature, Cappadocia University, Turkey; and European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture, and Environment (EASLCE)
  • Vandana Shiva, Distinguished Professor, Physicist, Activist, Philosopher; Recipient of the Right Livelihood Award (Sweden) and the Early Day International Award (United Nations)
  • Thom van Dooren, Senior Lecturer in Environmental Humanities, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Donald Worster, Professor Emeritus, University of Kansas, USA


The members of the Advisory Board work with the Seed Box staff to

  • Support collaborations with centers and programs for environmental humanities research around the world;
  • Serve as cultural ambassadors for the Seed Box in their respective scholarly communities and countries;
  • Function collectively as a “sounding board” for ideas on the progress, development, and future directions of the activities of the Seed Box; and
  • Evaluate applications for visiting scholars and other Seed-Box-funded grants and activities requiring peer review.


Executive Board

Lars Haikola, Chair

Katja Aglert, artist

Steven Hartman, Mälardalen University

Christina Karlsson, ICA

Johanna Sandahl, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation

Lisa Sennerby-Forsse, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences