Kate  J. Neville

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  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations


  • B.Sc., Queen's University
  • MESc, Yale University
  • Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Kate J. Neville

Associate Professor


Dr. Kate J Neville is cross-appointed between the Department of Political Science and the School of the Environment. Her research interests are in global environmental politics, with a focus on resource governance, global commodity markets, and contested water and energy projects. She holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of British Columbia, and a Master’s in Environmental Science from Yale University. She is the author of Fueling Resistance: The Contentious Political Economy of Biofuels and Fracking (2021) and of Going to Seed: Essays on Idleness, Nature, and Sustainable Work (2024).

Research Interests

  • Environmental Politics
  • International Relations
  • Comparative Politics

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