Nik Heynen, Professor of Geography

Nik Heynen

Research Emphasis:

Urban Geography, Urban Political Ecology; Environmental Justice; Urban Social Movements; Studies of Race, Class, Gender; Science and Technology Studies; Hunger/Food Studies

CWT Committees:

CWT Science Advisory Committee

Contact Information:

Primary Organization:  University of Georgia

Mailing Address:

Nik Heynen
Geog-Geol Bldg.
210 Field Street
Athens, GA 30602

Office Phone:  706-542-2856

E-Mail:  nheynen@uga.edu

Web Page:  http://geography.uga.edu/index.php?/directory/profile/heynen-nik


CWT Publications and Presentations: (custom bibliography)

Journal Articles

Brian J. Burke, Meredith Welch-Devine, Seth Gustafson, Nik Heynen, Jennifer L. Rice, Ted L. Gragson, Sakura R. Evans & Donald R. Nelson (2015): Can Science Writing Collectives Overcome Barriers to More Democratic Communication and Collaboration? Lessons from Environmental Communication Praxis in Southern Appalachia, Environmental Communication, DOI: 10.1080/17524032.2014.999695

Rice, J.L., Burke, B.J. and Heynen, N. 2015. Knowing climate change, embodying climate praxis: experimential knowledge in southern Appalachia. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 105(2):253-262. (DOI: 10.1080/00045608.2014.985628)

Rice, Jennifer L.; Burke, Brian J.; Heynen, Nik 2015. Knowing climate change, embodying climate praxis: experiential knowledge in southern Appalachia. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 105(2): 253-262. 11 p. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00045608.2014.985628

Burke, B.J. and N. Heynen (2014) Transforming Participatory Science into Socio-Ecological Praxis: Valuing Marginalized Environmental Knowledges in the Face of the Neoliberalization of Nature and Science. Environment and Society. 5: 7-27

Vercoe, R., Welch-Devine, M., Hardy, R., Demoss, J., Bonney, S., Allen, K., Brosius, J.P., Charles, D., Crawford, B., Heisel, S., Heynen, N., de Jesús-Crespo, R., Nibbelink, N.P., Parker, L., Pringle, C., Shaw, A. and Van Sant, L. 2014. Acknowledging Trade-offs and Understanding Complexity: Exurbanization Issues in Macon County, North Carolina. Ecology and Society. 19(1):http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-05970-190123.

Welch-Devine, M., Hardy, R., Brosius, J. and Heynen, N. 2014. A pedagogical model for integrative training in conservation and sustainability. Ecology and Society. 19(2):10. http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-06197-190210

Gustafson, S., Heynen, N., Rice, J.L., Gragson, T., Shepherd, J.M., and Strother, C. (2014). Megapolitan political ecology and urban metabolism in southern Appalachia. The Professional Geographer. (DOI:10.1080/00330124.2014.905158)

Ogden, L. N. Heynen, P. West, U. Oslender, P. Robbins. 2013. Global Assemblages, Resilience, and Earth Stewardship in the Anthropocene. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11: 341-347.

Books and Book Sections

Ogden, Laura; Heynen, Nik; Oslender, Ullrich; West, Paige; Kassam, Karim-Aly; Robbins, Paul; Massardo, Francisca, and Ricardo Rozzi. 2015. The Politics of Earth Stewardship in the Uneven Anthropocene. In: Rozzi et. al. Earth Stewardship: Linking Ecology and Ethics in Theory and Practice. Springer International Publishing: 132-157 Ch. 10. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-12133-8_10

Newsletter and Newspaper Articles

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Coweeta Aquatic Camp. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: July 3.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Exurbanization and Landslides. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: May 10.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Exurbanization in the Southern Apps. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Jan 25.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Lessons from science in the community. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: April 26.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Local teachers take part in research. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: March 29.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Removal of large woody debris from streams. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: April 12.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: The fate of the Southern Appalachian salamanders. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: July 19.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: The scientific side of steep slopes. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Feb 15.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: What powers these mountains? Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: June 7.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2013. Science, Public Policy, and Community: What would fire ants mean in our region? Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: May 24.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Appreciating place-based ecological science. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Sept 21.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Coweeta LTER Partners with Local Teachers. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: August 24.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Drought in the Southern Appalachian Temperate Rainforest? Part 1. Pages A5 in: The Franklin Press: Oct 5.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Drought in the Southern Appalachian Temperate Rainforest? Part 2. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Oct 19.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Elevation and home prices in Macon County. Pages A6 in: The Franklin Press: Dec 5.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Putting the Local in Global Climate Change. Pages A10 in: The Franklin Press: Nov 2.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Slope mapping, LiDAR data, and Macon County. Pages B8 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, July 27.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Steep-Slope Development. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, March 2.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: The Importance of Riparian Vegetation. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, February 3.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: The science of steep slope movements. The Franklin Press: March 31.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: The WNC Mounds and Towns project. Pages B6 in: The Franklin Press: Sept 7.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2012. Science, Public Policy, and Community: What are all those UGA trucks doing on the side of the road?”. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: August 10.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective) 2011. Science, Public Policy, Community: Land Use and Climate Change. Franklin Press. 127:(40) pp. 5. Friday, June 3rd, 2011.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2011. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Acid Rain and air quality in the Appalachians. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, September 16.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2011. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Decline of the Hemlock, Part 1. Franklin Press. 127:(60) pp. B8, Friday, July 29, 2011

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2011. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Decline of the Hemlock, Part 2. Pages B6 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, September 2, 2011.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2011. Science, Public Policy, and Community: Ozone and Air Quality in the Southern Appalachians. Pages B4 in: The Franklin Press: Friday, October 7.

Coweeta Listening Project (Writing Collective). 2011. Science, Public Policy, Community: Ecosystem Services of the Forest. Franklin Press. 125:(52) pp. B4. Friday, July 1, 2011.