Dana Graef is a Research-in-Action Fellow at SESYNC. She supports various research and programming initiatives at the Center, including developing and leading the Center’s infrastructure theme; leading an interdisciplinary Foundation on the topic of unimplemented development; and facilitating the 2019-2020 Immersion Program. Her research background is focused on intersections between agriculture and environmentalism in Latin America. She holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology & Environmental Studies from Yale University, and an A.B. in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology from Princeton University. She has written essays and articles on topics including mining, wildness, and the anthropology of climate change.