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Jacob Weger

Jacob Weger is a PhD Candidate in Anthropology at the University of Georgia and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology/Anthropology from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. Specializing in Environmental and Cultural Anthropology, he works at the intersection of Political Ecology and Science & Technology Studies, with research interests in climate change, environmental governance, sustainability and development, delta transformations, and a regional specialization in Vietnam and Southeast Asia. His PhD dissertation focuses on the politics of knowledge and translation involved in the governance of climate change adaptation in the Mekong Delta and has been previously funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Fellowship, and the University of Georgia.