Science and Politics

November 19, 2012 • Chris Milazzo 

Debra JavelineBringing her latest research into the classroom, Debra Javeline, associate professor in the Notre Dame’s Department of Political Science, is helping undergraduate students make a connection between politics and biology.

Javeline’s new course, The Politics of Adapting to Climate Change, was born of the work she is doing with Notre Dame biologists Jessica Hellmann and Jason McLachlan to measure the scientific community’s opinions about managed relocation, a developing mode of wildlife conservation that involves moving threatened species from their natural but changing habitats to new, more climatically suitable ones.

Read more at the Notre Dame Department of Political Science

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