1) About the author

Jordan is a Ph.D. Candidate in Environmental Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder specializing in environmental philosophy. He teaches Environmental Ethics at Colorado State University and Environmental Writing at CU Boulder. He received his M.S. in Environmental Policy from Bard CEP in New York and his B.A. in Philosophy (Special & Departmental Honors) and Government from the University of Texas at Austin. He was formerly a Visiting Fellow at the University of North Texas’ Center for the Study of Interdisciplinarity involved with the Future of Energy Project.

His dissertation at CU-Boulder centers on the ethics of human displacement by climate change.

His Master’s thesis, To Frack or Not to Frack, examines the ideology of risk in the politics of fracking. Here is the full text and here are its presentation slides.

You can view his CV here.

He also plays guitar and sings in the Colorado band Hugh Manatee.

The husky’s name is Kudonomos.






Copper Mtn back bowl





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