Craig Colten, PhD

Carl O. Sauer Professor, Department of Geography & Anthropology

Craig E. Colten is the Carl O. Sauer Professor of Geography and Anthropology at Louisiana State University and the author of Perilous Place, Powerful Storms: Hurricane Protection in Coastal Louisiana and An Unnatural Metropolis: Wresting New Orleans from NatureDr. Colten is working on a range of topics including community resilience, adaptation to changing environments in coastal Louisiana, water, and hazards in the American south.