Environmental Studies at UVM

Katlyn Morris


Environmental Program, Department of Plant & Soil Science

Areas of Interest: 

Tropical smallholder agriculture; food security; international environmental studies; agroecology


Dr. Katlyn Morris is lecturer in the Environmental Program and the Department of Plant & Soil Science at the University of Vermont. Her dissertation research focused on food security for small-scale coffee farmers in El Salvador, as well as the environmental conservation potential of smallholder agriculture (see selected publications attached).  Dr. Morris co-edited the textbook International Environmental Studies for use in the UVM course ENVS 002 (Cognella, Inc.).


  • Ph.D. Plant & Soil Science, University of Vermont, 2012
  • M.A. International Environmental Policy, Boston University, 2007
  • B.A. Environmental Science and Hispanic Studies, Connecticut College, 2002