004: A history of sustainability, changing academia and teaching with Jeremy Caradonna

Jeremy Caradonna has a PhD in the history of scientific, environmental, and political thought, and teaches Environmental Studies and Human Dimensions of Climate Change at the University of Victoria. He is also the author of ‘Sustainability: A history’ published by Oxford University Press in 2014.

In the podcast, we discuss Jeremy’s background as a historian and how it has shaped his thinking about sustainability. We go over the content of his book, and then he explains his thoughts about changing academia, and his career path, to be more impactful in the age increasing social and environmental change.