Professor of Sociology and Director of Program for Society and the Environment, University of Maryland

Dana R. Fisher is a Professor of Sociology and the Director of the Program for Society and the Environment at the University of Maryland. Her research focuses on understanding the relationship between environmentalism and democracy—most recently focusing on activism and American climate politics. In addition to her five books, her work has also been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals. For more information, see www.drfisher.umd.edu

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Sociology and Director of Program for Society and the Environment, University of Maryland

Education

  • 2001 
    University of Wisconsin-Madison, PhD / Sociology