Joseph Nevins

Professor of Geography

Joseph Nevins was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, and received his PhD in Geography from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His research interests include socioterritorial boundaries and mobility, violence and inequality, and political ecology; he has conducted research in East Timor, Mexico, and the United States-Mexico border region.

BA, Middlebury College; MA, PhD, University of California-Los Angeles
At Vassar since 2003


Ely Hall
Box 66

Selected Publications


Selected academic journal articles and book chapters

In the Media


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