Fellows & Grantees

Joshua Muldavin

Abe Fellowship 2005
Project Title
Conservation, Sustainability and Poverty Alleviation in China: The Role of Japanese Environmental ODA in China’s Development
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Professor, Geography, Sarah Lawrence College


Joshua Muldavin, PhD, University of California-Berkeley. Professor of Geography and Asian Studies, Sarah Lawrence College. I am currently on sabbatical working on a book manuscript — ‘China’s Rise and Global Integration: The Environmental and Social Impacts’. Current research is on global resource acquisitions and development conflicts via China’s and Japan’s capital and aid flows to Africa, Latin America, and South/Southeast Asia. Thirty years of field research, primarily in rural China as well as the greater Himalayan Region.