Professor Emeritus Michael Watts

Professor Michael Watts

Research Areas


Political economy and political ecology; energy and the environment; Africa; famine; risk and vulnerability; violence and dispossession

Contact Information

515A McCone Hall


Niger Delta: Economies of Violence

Working Papers

The Holy Grail: In Pursuit of the Dissertation Proposal (resources, including the nuts and bolts of preparing and writing a research proposal, examples of proposals and their revision by authors, and funding resources)