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Richard Marcantonio

Assistant Professor of Environment, Peace, and Global Affairs at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies in the Keough School of Global Affairs at the University of Notre Dame, University of Notre Dame

I am a researcher, teacher, and practitioner focused on regenerative and durable livelihoods, environmental management and policy, environmental and other violence, and peacebuilding. He is the author of Environmental Violence: In the Earth System and the Human Niche (2022; Cambridge University Press), co-author of the textbook Environmental Management: Concepts and Practical Skills (2022; Cambridge University Press), and lead co-editor (with John Paul Lederach and Agustin Fuentes) of Environmental Violence Explored (in press; Cambridge University Press). He has published numerous peer-reviewed, policy, and public facing articles in periodicals ranging from Climate and Development to Environmental Science and Policy to the popular periodical the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists.


  • –present
    Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame


  • 2021 
    University of Notre Dame, PhD