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Christopher Morris, Ph.D.

Christopher Morris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History

College of Liberal Arts


Academic Background

Ph.D. University of Florida, History, 1991

M.A. University of Western Ontario, Canada, 1985

B. A. University of Western Ontario, Canada, 1981


Areas of Sustainability/Environmental Expertise

The environmental history of the U.S., and in particular the environmental history of the U.S. South, slavery, race relations, rivers, wetlands, and agriculture. The Mississippi River. New Orleans.


On Sustainability

“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find resources of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.” Rachel Carson