Dr. Peter Brewitt
Associate Professor and Chair of Environmental Studies
Dr. Peter Brewitt teaches environmental politics and policy, environmental history, wilderness and ecological restoration. His research focuses on the politics of ecological restoration, dam removal, and predator conservation and reintroduction. He holds a B.A. degree in history from Dartmouth College, and an M.A. degree and Ph.D. in environmental studies from the University of California Santa Cruz. He appreciates the small class sizes at Wofford, which allows him to get to know all of his students. He also enjoys taking students in the field, and teaching original humanities and Interim courses. Away from campus, he likes traveling, hiking and the Boston Red Sox.