Dr. David Casagrande

affiliationsBackground color image

Picture of Dr.David Casagrande

Associate Professor of Anthropology

 

Lehigh University Logo

STEPS Building, Room 436
Lehigh University
1 West Packer Ave.
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Tel: (610) 758-2672

background Image
  • Honorary Life Member: Land Trust of West Haven, CT
  • 2000 - present: Society for Applied Anthropology
  • 2002 - present: Society for Anthropological Sciences
  • 2002 - present: American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • 1998 - present: Human Ecosystems Working Group (H.E. Kuchka)
  • 1994 - 1996: Yale Human Ecosystems Research Group
  • 1995 - 1996: President, Society for Conservation Biology, Yale University Chapter
  • 1995 - 1996: Integrated Community Development Council, Yale University
  • 1993 - 1994: International Society of Tropical Foresters, Yale University Chapter
  • 1989 - 1990: Secretary, Wethersfield Conservation Commission, Wethersfield, CT
  • 1988 - 1989: Wells Pond Wildlife Preservation Society, Wethersfield, CT
Heliconia
(photo D. Casgrande)
Heliconia (photo D. Casgrande)

Current Positions

Associate Professor of Anthropology, Lehigh University

Research Coordinator, Environmental Initiative, Lehigh University

Production Editor, Journal of Ecological Anthropology

Topic Editor, Encyclopedia of Earth

Associate Editor, Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine

Degrees

Ph.D., University of Georgia, Ecological Anthropology

Master of Forest Science, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

B.S., Geography, Southern Connecticut State University

Languages

ENGLISH - primary, SPANISH - secondary, TZELTAL (Maya) - intermediate, GERMAN - basic

"Scientists believe in proof without certainty: most people believe in certainty without proof."

Ashley Montagu