Kate  J. Neville

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SS 3103

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  • International Relations
  • Comparative Politics


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

Kate J. Neville

Assistant 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.
Her recent publications include several co-authored articles on the politics of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”), including in Review of Policy Research (2018, 2016), Annual Review of Environment and Resources (2017), and Environmental Politics (2016).

Research Interests

  • Environmental Politics
  • International Relations
  • Comparative Politics