CURRICULUM VITAE

MATTHEW RICHERT

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociocultural Anthropology

Department of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara

Email: mrichert@ucsb.edu

EDUCATION

Advanced to Ph.D. Candidacy in Sociocultural Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2019.

M.A. in Sociocultural Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2016.

B.A. in Anthropology with Highest Degree Honors, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2014.

B.A. in Environmental Studies/ Musicology with Degree Honors, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2014.

RESEARCH

Political Ecology, aesthetics & materialities, rights & dignity, legitimacy & consent, climate crisis, rural US ideologies/ common sense, forests and forest communities, eugenics and environmentalism

Full CV available on request