Fields of Study: Environmental Politics and Policy, American Politics, and Public Administration and Public Policy
About: Seth Crew is a first-year Ph.D student who received his B.A. in political science at Georgia State University in Atlanta and received his Master’s degree in natural resources at the University of Georgia. In his Master’s program, he studied a broad range of topics including outdoor recreation management, human dimensions of natural resources, natural resource/environmental policy and law, and human/environment social theory. He also earned a certificate in conservation ecology and a certificate in environmental ethics. In his program at Colorado State, Seth wants to explore environmental politics with an emphasis on the structure of U.S. government. He is interested in questions of federalism, judicial interpretation of environmental laws, political attitudes of environmental policies, governance and conflicts over resource use, and environmental institutions.