Peter de Montmollin
pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy degree
Research Areas: Environmental History; History of Science and Technology; Climate History
Supervisor: Matthew Evenden
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Syracuse University
Master of Arts, University of British Columbia
Entry Date: 09/01/2021
Research Statement: I study the comparative history of water and science in North and South America, with a focus on Chile and British Columbia. I am especially interested in how different societies responded to and conceptualized climatic uncertainty and extreme weather events over the course of the twentieth century.