Wendy Wickwire

Wendy Wickwire
Emeritus Associate Professor
Environmental Studies

PhD 1983, Wesleyan University

Among the courses she has taught for ES are the following: ES 428 ("Ethnographic Methods in Environmental Research") and ES 481 ("Aboriginal Peoples and the Environmental History of British Columbia").

Her main research interests are: oral history, Aboriginal history, environmental history, BC ethnohistory, and the early history of anthropology in Northwestern North America. She is currently completing a three-year SSHRC grant ("James A. Teit and the Challenge of Ethnography in the Boasian Era").



  • ES 427: Environmental History of British Columbia
  • ES 428: Ethnographic Methods in Environmental Research