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Donald Nelson

Donald Nelson

Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Georgia

dnelson@uga.edu

706-542-1452

Department of Anthropology
University of Georgia
Baldwin Hall
Athens, GA 30602
USA

Titles

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Georgia

Education

  • PhD, Anthropology, University of Arizona, 2005
  • MA, Anthropology, University of Arizona, 2000
  • BA, Anthropology, University of Nebraska, 1995

Expertise

Journal Articles

2014

Eakin, H., M. C. Lemos and D. R. Nelson. 2014. Differentiating capacities as a means to sustainable climate change adaptation. Global Environmental Change 27:1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2014.04.013. (link )

2010

Miller, F., H. Osbahr, E. Boyd, F. Thomalla, S. Bharwani, G. Ziervogel, B. H. Walker, J. Birkmann, S. van der Leeuw, J. Rockstrom, J. Hinkel, T. Downing, C. Folke and D. Nelson. 2010. Resilience and vulnerability: Complementary or conflicting concepts?. Ecology and Society 15(3):Art. 11. (link )

Book Chapters

2013

Lemos, M. C., A. Agrawal, H. Eakin, D. R. Nelson, N. Engle and O. Johns. 2013. Building adaptive capacity to climate change in less developed countries. Pp. 437-457 In: Asrar, G. R. and J. W. Hurrell eds., Climate Science for Serving Society: Research, Modeling and Prediction Priorities. Springer. ISBN: 978-9400766914.

Presentations

2013

Eakin, H., D. R. Nelson and M. C. Lemos. 2013. Pathways to sustainable adaptive development in an era of climate change. Presentation at the Transformation in a Changing Climate International Conference, June 19-21, 2013, Oslo, Norway.