University of Rochester

Serenity Sutherland

Track: PhD

Field: American History

Major Fields: Environmental History, History of Food

Minor Fields: American History

Research Interests: Humans and nature; cultural significance of food production, distribution and consumption; Women in Science

Adviser: Thomas Slaughter


B.S. Environmental Management & Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2010
B.A. - Double Major English/Creative Writing & History, SUNY Binghamton, 2006


  • Perhaps the Promise," The Promise of Sustainability: Student and Alumni Anthology (Rochester, NY: Rochester Institute of Technology Libraries &, 2008).

Teaching Experience:

  • Introduction to Ethics, Teaching Assistant for Dr. Evelyn Brister, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009.