Luke is a social scientist interested in identifying pathways towards socially-just and sustainable futures for tropical forest regions, particularly the Amazon. His research makes links between political ecology (particularly of health), food systems, urbanization and climatic change. He uses mainly quantitative approaches and seeks to ask and answer policy-relevant questions. Luke has been working in, and learning about, the ecological, social, health and political dimensions of tropical forests since 2002.
LU - Lancaster Environment Centre