Julia Novak Colwell

Phone: (603) 862-3923
Office: Natural Resources & the Environment, James Hall Room 268, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • M.S., Michigan State University
  • B.S., San Diego University

Courses Taught

  • NR 437: Principles of Sustainability
  • NR 600: Work Experience
  • NR 753: Sustainability as Abundance
  • NR 754: Sense of Place
  • NR 784: Sustainable Living
  • NR 785: Systems Thinking
  • NR 786: Sustainability Leadership
  • SUST 401: Surveying Sustainability

Selected Publications

Colwell, J. M. N., Axelrod, M., & Roth, B. (2019). Unintended consequences of a seasonal ban on fishing effort in Tamil Nadu & Puducherry, India. Fisheries Research, 212, 72-80. doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2018.12.003

Colwell, J. M. N., Axelrod, M., Salim, S. S., & Velvizhi, S. (2017). A Gendered Analysis of Fisherfolk’s Livelihood Adaptation and Coping Responses in the Face of a Seasonal Fishing Ban in Tamil Nadu & Puducherry, India. World Development, 98, 325-337. doi:10.1016/j.worlddev.2017.04.033

Colwell, J. M. N., & Axelrod, M. (2017). Socio-economic impacts of a closed fishing season on resource-dependent stakeholders in Tamil Nadu, India: Differences in income and expenditure effects by occupational group. Marine Policy, 77, 182-190. doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2016.10.026

Novak, J. M., & Axelrod, M. (2016). Patterns of Multi‐Level Fisheries Governance and Their Impact on Fishermen's Adaptation Strategies in Tamil Nadu, India. Environmental Policy and Governance, 26(1), 45-58. doi:10.1002/eet.1694

Most Cited Publications