Cristina Faiver-Serna

Postdoctoral Research Assoc
Postdoctoral Diversity and Innovation Scholar
Phone: (603) 862-3252
Office: UNH Geography, Huddleston Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Pronouns: She/her/hers

Research Interests

  • Black feminist and womanist theories
  • Black radicalism and resistance
  • Community Health
  • Critical race theory
  • Environmental Justice
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Feminist and queer theory
  • Health Disparities
  • Human-environment geography
  • Latino studies
  • Public Health
  • Social Geography

Courses Taught

  • 581: Society, Envt and Justice

Selected Publications

Bruno, T., & Faiver-Serna, C. (2022). More Reflections on a White Discipline. The Professional Geographer, 74(1), 156-161. doi:10.1080/00330124.2021.1915822

Faiver-Serna, C. (2021). Geographies of Environmental Justice: Capitalism, Pollution, and Public Health in Southern California. In M. Mascarenhas (Ed.), Lessons in Environmental Justice From Civil Rights to Black Lives Matter and Idle No More (pp. 147-163). SAGE Publications. Retrieved from

Hall. (2019). The Spectacular and Slow Violence of Environmental Racism in Héctor Tobar's <em>The Tattooed Soldier</em>. Chiricú Journal: Latina/o Literatures, Arts, and Cultures, 4(1), 56. doi:10.2979/chiricu.4.1.05