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Maya B Henderson

Graduate Student
NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Contact info

Geography-Geology 120D
Research Interests:

urban political ecology, settler-colonial cities, Indigenous geographies, urban climate justice

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M.A., Geography, University of Georgia, 2022. 

B.A., Environmental Sustainability: Planning and Management with Geographic Information Systems (Minor), University of Oklahoma, 2020. 


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (2021)

Of note:

Listen to me talk about climate justice, carbon colonization, and Land Back here


Selected Publications:

Arney, R. N., Henderson, M. B., DeLoach, H. R., Lichtenstein, G., & German, L. A. (2022). Connecting across difference in environmental governance: Beyond rights, recognition, and participation. Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space, 25148486221108892.




Major Professor

Jennifer L. Rice

Professor of Geography

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