Former Collaborating Researcher
Thomas Perreault collaborated with UNRISD for the project Identity, Power and Rights: the State, International Institutions and Indigenous Peoples, 2006-2008. For the project, he published a paper Natural Gas, Indigenous Mobilization and the Bolivian State, 2008.
At the time of his collaboration, Perreault was Associate Professor in the Department of Geography at Maxwell School of Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, USA, and Director of Syracuse's Program on Latin America and the Caribbean.
He received his PhD from the University of Colorado in 2000. He has authored several journal articles and book chapters on indigenous mobilization, rural development, and resource politics in Ecuador and Bolivia.