Daniel Tubb

Associate Professor



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Daniel Tubb is an Associate Professor of Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, Canada, and an Adjunct Research Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Carleton University in Ottawa Canada.

He is the author of the book Shifting Livelihoods Gold Mining and Subsistence in the Chocó, Colombia (University of Washington Press, 2020).

Dr. Tubb has ongoing research in Colombia, on the impacts of resource projects in their early buzz phase, and on rural issues and smart-climate forestry in New Brunswick.

Dr. Tubb holds a PhD in Anthropology from Carleton University, an MA in Political Economy from Carleton University, and a BA in from Trent University, in Peterborough. He was a Fellow at the Program in Agrarian Studies at Yale University from 2014 to 2016, and is a member of the Racial Equality, Cultural Difference, Environmental Conflicts, Racism in the Black Americas at the National University of Colombia, in Bogotá. He has served as a member on the board of the Canadian Association of Latin American and Caribbean Studies (2017-2020), was the administrator of the website of the Anthropology and Environment Society of the American Anthropology Association from 2012 to 2020, is a member of the International Development Studies Program at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton, and since 2018 has been the English Book Review Editor of Anthropologica, the journal of the Canadian Anthropology Society.

Dr. Tubb is always interested in supervising graduate work in sociocultural anthropology, especially in political, economic, or environmental anthropology on urban or rural issues with a regional focus on Colombia and Latin America or the Canadian Maritimes. UNB has graduate programs at the MA level in Anthropology, and at the Ph.D. level in Interdisciplinary Studies. If you are interested in Professor Tubb as a potential graduate supervisor, please be touch with him over email at dtubb@unb.ca. If you are a prospective graduate student, wishing to study with Dr. Tubb, read his letter to students.

For all inquiries (questions, comments, interviews, talks and guest lectures) contact: dtubb@unb.ca.

For more information on Dr. Tubb’s publications, his research, his short articles, and his approach to student mentorship, see Tubb.ca.