Sections and Section Editors

Commodity Frontiers includes 9 recurring content sections, plus Events and Announcements and Op-Eds. Each section has its own editors.

Editors-in-Chief: Mindi Schneider (senior editor), Sven Beckert, Ulbe Bosma, Eric Vanhaute

Labor Frontiers
Kristina Dietz, Director of “Global Change – Local Conflicts? (GLOCON),” Freie Universität Berlin
Bettina Engels, Jr. Professor, Director of “Global Change – Local Conflicts? (GLOCON),” Freie Universität Berlin

Historians take on the Present
Simon Jackson, Assistant Professor in Modern Middle Eastern History, University of Birmingham
Mamoudou Sy, Professor of History, Université du Sine – Saloum El Hadji Ibrahima Niass

Studying Commodity Frontiers
Samuël Coghe, Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFC), Center for Global History, Freie Universität Berlin
Zhan Shaohua, Assistant Professor, School of Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Teaching Commodity Frontiers
Gayatri A. Menon, Associate Professor, School of Development, Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India
Elisabet Rasch, Associate Professor, Sociology of Development and Change, Wageningen University

Conflicts, Frictions, and Counternarratives
Katie Sandwell, Senior Project Officer, Transnational Institute

Commodity Frontier Political Ecology
Andrew Curley, Assistant Professor, School of Geography, Development & Environment, University ofArizona
Mattias Borg Rasmussen, Associate Professor, Section for Global Development, University of Copenhagen

Creative Frontiers
Maarten Vanden Eynde (Artist, PhD Candidate, UiB, Bergen, Norway) & Marjolijn Dijkman (Artist), co-founders of Enough Room for Space

Ernst Langthaler, Professor of Social and Economic History at the Johannes Kepler University Linz and Head of the Institute of Rural History, St. Pölten
Rafael Marquese, Professor of History, Faculty of Philosophy, Letters and Human Sciences, University of São Paulo

From the Field
Hanne Cottyn, Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of History, University of York (UK), and Postdoctoral Fellow at Ghent University (Belgium)
Sthandiwe ‘Stah’ Yeni, PhD Candidate, University of Western Cape

Events and Announcements
Claudia Bernardi, Research Associate in History of the Americas, University of Roma Tre, Italy

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