Contributor Bios

Joseph W. Meeker

Joseph W. Meeker is a human ecologist with a Ph.D. in comparative literature, and master’s and postdoctoral studies in wildlife ecology and comparative animal and human behavior. He has been a ranger in the National Park Service, has taught in several universities, and is currently a core faculty member at the Graduate School of the Union Institute. His books include “Spheres of Life,” “The Comedy of Survival,” and “Minding the Earth.”