Kelsey Merreck Wagner

  • Doctoral Student
  • Teaching Assistant, Integrative Studies in Social Science


406 Baker Hall

Research Interests

  • Environmental anthropology
  • Human-animal relations
  • Human-elephant conflict
  • Violence in conservation
  • Corruption
  • Activist art
  • Thailand
  • Cambodia

Biographical Info

Kelsey Merreck Wagner has a B.A. from Western Michigan University (2013) and an M.A. from Appalachian State University (2018). She has worked in Italy, Spain, Thailand and Cambodia. Her current work uses art and activism to explore issues of human-elephant conflict in Southeast Asian contexts.