Instructor: Laura J. Martin
Laura J. Martin is a historian and ecologist who studies how people shape the habitats of other species. She is the author of Wild by Design: The Rise of Ecological Restoration and her writing can be found in The Washington Post, Sierra Magazine, Scientific American, and elsewhere.
She is an environmental studies professor at Williams College and a former fellow of the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Stanford Humanities Center, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the National Science Foundation. She is currently working on a global history of hormonal herbicides.