Tim Weiskel is the founder of Cambridge Climate Research Associates and Transition Studies, an online video blog devoted to assisting organizations and individuals in understanding the transitions that must now be undertaken to enable the human community to move to a post-carbon world. Previously, he taught anthropology and history at Williams College, Yale University, and Harvard University. His principal field work was among the Baule peoples of the central Ivory Coast, focusing on the ecology of colonialism and post-colonial agriculture. A social anthropologist and historian by training, he holds a Graduate Diploma in Social Anthropology and a DPhil in Modern History from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.
Contribution to GTI Roundtable "Against Ecocide"