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Visiting Senior Research Scholar, University of Richmond

Nash's books, articles and commentaries can be seen at He has reported on science, the environment, and other topics for The New York Times, The Washington Post, BioScience Magazine, The Scientist, The New Republic, and Archaeology, and his opinion pieces on policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers. He is Visiting Senior Research Scholar at UR, where he has taught in the journalism and environmental studies programs since 1980.

His latest book Grand Canyon for Sale -- Public Lands versus Private Interests in the Era of Climate Change was published by the University of California Press in 2017. His book Virginia Climate Fever -- How Global Warming Will Transform Our Cities, Shorelines, and Forests won the American Institute of Physics 2015 Science Writing Award for Books.


  • 2011–2019
    Visiting senior research scholar, University of Richmond, Journalism Deparment
  • 1980–2011
    Associate Professor of Journalism, University of Richmond, Journalism Deparment