Christian Rocha

Research Interests

Modern Mexico; urban history of Latin America; urbanization, planning, regionalism, and state building; Mexican borderlands and boomtowns; land tenure; middle classes, populism, and urban social movements; landscapes

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Natalie Smith

Research Interests

Modern Europe and the Mediterranean; intersections of urban, environmental, and public-health issues in Mediterranean port cities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

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Robert Suits

Research Interests

Climate, culture, and empire in the American West; environmental history, climate, soil, and energy; capitalism, imperialism, and inequality; indigenous communities and the Fourth World; global history; deep history; spatial history; quantitative history; the American West; and Native American history

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Emily Webster

Research Interests

Environmental history of the British Empire; history of science and medicine; public health and disease; land-use change, ecology, climate change, and the Anthropocene

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