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Kyle Whyte

University of Michigan
United States
Email kwhyte [at] umich [period/dot] edu

Kyle Whyte is Professor of Environment and Sustainability and George Willis Pack Professor at the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability, serving as a faculty member of the environmental justice specialization. Kyle’s research addresses moral and political issues concerning climate policy and Indigenous peoples, the ethics of cooperative relationships between Indigenous peoples and science organizations, and problems of Indigenous justice in public and academic discussions of food sovereignty, environmental justice, and the anthropocene. He is an enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation.

Media Coverage

Kyle Whyte quoted on fossil fuel companies’ impact on communities of color and low-income families by Sammy Roth. The fossil fuel industry wants you to believe it’s good for people of color,” Los Angeles Times, November 23, 2020.